The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have released their first TYR Top 25 Dual Meet Swimming and Diving Poll of the 2018-19 season. The Indianapolis men and Drury women claimed the number one spot.Read More
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have released their first TYR Top 25 Dual Meet Swimming and Diving Poll of the 2018-19 season. The Denison men and Emory women claimed the number one spot.Read More
Mentoring is one of the most important things that can help a professional stay healthy and whole and develop continuously throughout one’s career. Whether you are a grizzled veteran or in your rookie season, the more support a coach has, the stronger they and their team are.Read More
With the start of the season, we are all looking for an edge in coaching our programs and in our coaching. “Read and React” is a phrase used in this essay to describe a possible path to “highly successful” coaching.Read More
October 11, 2018 - The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have released their first TYR Top 25 Dual Meet Swimming and Diving Poll of the 2018-19 season. The Texas men and Stanford women rightfully claimed their #1 spots after finishing last year as National Champions.Read More
USA Swimming, the national governing body for the sport of swimming in the United States, today announced the hiring of CSCAA Executive Director Joel Shinofield as Managing Director of Sport Development. Greg Earhart will assume responsibilities as Interim Executive Director.Read More
Coaches spend nearly every waking hour working to take care of their students throughout the season. The CSCAA Health & Wellness Committee is working to ensure that coaches help take care of themselves.Read More
Dear Virginia Area College Coaches,
Developing team culture and serving the community are important values to many college swimming programs. Swim Across America offers an opportunity for both, and the CSCAA is proud to partner with SAA. On Saturday, October 6th SAA will host Swim Across America—Richmond. Click here for more information about the charity swim.
There are two ways your program can get involved:
1) Encourage your swimmers to register on their own
2) Register a team under your college name
If you select option #2, SAA will provide you a code for your student-athletes to register bypassing the registration fee. In return, your college team is expected to make a good faith effort to raise $5,000 prior to the Oct. 6th charity swim. Your swimmers should also bring enthusiasm and team spirit encouraging the participants who are swimming as cancer survivors and in honor of those fighting cancer.
SAA has granted over $75 million to cancer research. Over 50 colleges participate in SAAs charity swim program including University of Missouri, Truman State, McKendree, St. Louis University, University of Missouri St. Louis, Colorado School of Mines, Emory, University of Georgia, Loyola University, University of Idaho, Seattle University, SMU, TCU, University of Texas, Queens University, Providence College, College of the Holy Cross, University of Connecticut, Boston University, Northeastern University, Bryan University, Assumption Swimming, Roger Williams University and Brown University.
Please check with your compliance department to clear your participation in the event.
Click here to learn more or e-mail SAA at email@example.com
CEO- Swim Across America
By Dr. Bob Pearson
Surprise, college swimming coaches are stressed! Many of you took the time to respond to a survey request as part of a research study to investigate issues that may contribute to high stress levels among intercollegiate head swimming coaches. The Coaching Issues Survey, a tool to measure specific, potential stressors experienced by intercollegiate athletic coaches was used to collect data.Read More
Northeastern University graduate Kelley Becherer found common ground competing for not only an NCAA D1 institution but also for Team USA in three Paralympic Games, Athens, Beijing and London.Read More
The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has selected a record 1,069 swimmers and divers for its Scholar All-America team. The selections recognize students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and have participated in their respective NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. Among the selections include CSCAA NCAA Division I Swimmers-of-the-Year Caeleb Dressel and Ella Easton.Read More
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 710 teams to its Scholar All-America list for the Spring 2018 Semester. The teams represent 476 institutions from across all NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA Divisions. To earn the honor, teams were required to post a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the Semester that coincides with the national championships.Read More
Over the weekend we lost a fellow coach, a friend, a mentor, and someone who brought a lot of joy to our sport. Tony Lisa was not only a coach at his alma mater, Rowan University or Glassboro State as it was known when Tony stalked the soccer pitch for the Profs, he was also a president of the CSCAA, a shoulder to lead on in hard times and someone who was always learning. His obituary is linked below, but I wanted to share some words from his former colleagues:Read More
The latest NCAA Academic Progress Rate (APR) shows that Division I student-athletes are increasingly succeeding in the classroom and swimming and diving continues to lead the way. Men's teams saw their single-year score rise two points to 981 while women's programs gained a point to 992.Read More