SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
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 ...
Lea Maurer Hired as #USC #Swimming Associate Head Coach
July 13, 2020—
Jeremy Kipp has added one more name to the newly-constructed swimming & diving coaching staff at USC, and it’s a big one in Pac-12 circles. Lea Maurer has been named the program’s new associate head coach. Maurer, a 1992 Olympic gold and bronze medalist and 1998 World Champion, was the head coach of the women’s program at Stanford from 2005 through 2012. During her time there, she led the program to 7 consecutive top 5 finishes at the NCAA Championships and back-to-back Pac-10 titles in 2010 and 2011. While she was the head coach at Stanford, the team’s highest NCAA Championship fini ...