July 14, 2020
Olympic gold medalist and former Stanford women’s head coach Lea Maurer , who guided the Cardinal for seven years, has been named USC men’s and women’s swimming associate head coach, first-year Trojan head coach Jeremy Kipp announced today. Maurer and is the newest addition to Kipp’s staff, which also includes seventh-year assistant coach Chase Bloch , first-year assistant coach Meghan Hawthorne (who joined Kipp at USC after stints with him at Northwestern and Boise State) as well as 22nd-year head diving coach Hongping Li . “Lea Maurer is one of the best coaches in the country,” Kip ...
March 27, 2020
The Cal Bears and Arizona State Sun Devils each took home two of the Pac-12 Swimming & Diving season awards this year, while Arizona and USC were also represented with season honors. Cal, unsurprisingly, took two of the three swimming awards, with Dave Durden winning Swimming Coach of the Year, and Ryan Hoffer , taking Swimmer of the Year. This marks Dave Durden ‘s 3rd consecutive Swimming Coach of the Year award, and his 9th time winning the award in his Cal career. His 3-year streak comes in as his second-longest in his career, with his longest being a 5-year streak from 2010-2014. ...
May 4, 2021
Hongping Li, in his 22nd year as USC's head diving coach, was named the 2021 Pac-12 Women's Diving Coach of the Year, while swimmer Kaitlyn Dobler and diver Farrah Volpintesta earned Pac-12 Freshman of the Year honors.
Feb. 24, 2021
The Women of Troy will begin the 2021 postseason this week with the Pac-12 Swimming Championships at the University of Houston this Wednesday (Feb. 24) through Saturday (Feb. 27.) Additionally, the Pac-12 will host the women's and men's diving championships concurrently at the University of Arizona (Feb. 24-27.)
March 29, 2020
MEN’S SWIMMER OF THE YEAR: RYAN HOFFER, CALIFORNIAMEN’S FRESHMAN SWIMMER OF THE YEAR: JACK DOLAN, ARIZONA STATEMEN’S SWIMMING COACH OF THE YEAR: DAVID DURDEN, CALIFORNIAMEN’S DIVER OF THE YEAR: YOUSSEF SELIM, ARIZONA STATEMEN’S FRESHMAN DIVER OF THE YEAR: BJORN MARKENTIN, ARIZONAMEN’S DIVING COACH OF THE YEAR: HONGPING LI, USC