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Murphy Bromberg takes second title at USA Diving Winter Trials

Texas diver Murphy Bromberg picked up a second title at the USA Diving Winter Trials in Atlanta Tuesday. Bromberg and diving partner Brooke Shultz scored 555.00 points to take the women’s 3-meter synchronized championship. The duo edged out Texas diver Alison Gibson and her partner Krysta Palmer in the competition. Read More

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Longhorns swimming teams finish Texas Hall of Fame Swimming Invitational strong

The Longhorns swimming and diving teams combined for seven wins and a pair of UT records to conclude the Texas Hall of Fame Swimming Invitational at the Jamail Swimming Center Saturday. Claire Adams took two wins on the night, one individually and another in record-setting fashion as a member of … Read More

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Texas swimming teams take five overall wins at the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational

The Texas swimming and diving teams added five more wins at the Texas Hall of Fame Swimming Invitational at Jamail Texas Swimming Center Friday night. Evie Pfeifer, Joanna Evans and Kennedy Lohman were victorious for the women’s top-ranked squad. Tate Jackson and Townley Haas each won their races for the … Read More

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Longhorns kick off Texas Hall of Fame Swimming Invitational

The Texas Longhorns swimming and diving team took three of the men’s events and four women’s events on the second day of the Texas Hall of Fame Swimming Invitational at Jamail Swimming Center Thursday. The men won the 200-yard freestyle relay, the 50 free and hte 400 medley relay. The … Read More

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Murphy Bromberg goes back-to-back at Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational

Murphy Bromberg made it back-to-back platform diving championships at the Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Friday. Bromberg earned 271.40 points in the finals to repeat as the event champion. Her best score of the day came on an inward 3½ somersault tuck … Read More

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Longhorns sweep competition at Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational

Jordan Windle and Alison Gibson each won events on the second day of the Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center Thursday. Gibson won the 1-meter event with 329.80 points, just one point ahead of second place Brooke Schultz of Arkansas. Gibson averaged 54.97 points … Read More

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Longhorns compete at Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational

A pair of Longhorns earned second-place finishes on the first day of the Texas Hall of Fame Diving Invitational at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center Wednesday. Jordan Windle took second place in the1-meter final as he finished with 401.65 points. Zhipeng Zeng of Tennessee edged out Windle with 413.55 points. Read More

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Texas women’s swimming team wins 17th straight dual meet

The Texas women’s swimming team took nine wins on the way to defeating No. 5 California 163-137 in Berkeley, Calif. Saturday. A day after their meet with No. 2 Stanford was canceled due to poor air quality, the Longhorns won their fourth straight meet over a top-20 team to start … Read More

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Meet between No. 1 Texas women’s swimming team and No. 2 Stanford canceled

The dual meet scheduled for Friday night between No. 1 Texas women’s swimming team and No. 2 Stanford was canceled due to the poor air quality in Stanford, Calif. The conditions for competition at the outdoor Avery Aquatic Center at 4 p.m. caused officials to delay the start time. The … Read More

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Texas men’s swimming team tops Tennessee

The fifth-ranked Texas men’s swimming and diving team came from behind to defeat No. 15 Tennessee 156.5-143.5 in Knoxville on Friday. A win in the final event, the 200-yard freestyle relay, put the Longhorns over the top. Danny Krueger, John Shebat, Drew Kibler and Tate Jackson teamed up to win … Read More

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Texas swimming teams top Aggies in dual meet

The Texas men’s and women’s swimming teams swept the Texas A&M Aggies in a dual meet Friday night at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center. The top-ranked women took 11 wins as they topped the No. 6 Aggies 172-123. The win makes it 16 in a row in dual-meet action for … Read More

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Texas women’s swimming team sits atop TYR Top-25 rankings

The Texas swimming and diving teams are both in the top 5 of the most recent TYR Top-25 rankings, the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America announced Wednesday. The women are ranked No. 1, jumping ahead of Stanford at the top of the rankings. The Texas men fell … Read More

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Texas women’s swimming team dominates double dual meet

The No. 4 Texas women’s swimming team won 13 events in a double dual meet with Florida and Indiana to sweep the competition at the Jamail Swimming Center on Saturday. The Longhorns topped No. 6 Indiana 201-147 and No. 19 Florida 222-126. The top-ranked men fell to No. 3 Indiana … Read More

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UT swimmers selected for World University Games

Eight Longhorns will represent the United States at the 2019 World University Games in Naples, Italy. USA Swimming made the announcement Thursday that five men’s UT team members and three women from UT would compete at the event. John Shebat and Sam Stewart will compete in the individual medley. Jeff … Read More

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Six members of the Texas swimming team to join Team USA roster

The Texas swimming and diving team will be well-represented on the USA Swimming national team. Six Longhorns were named to Team USA’s roster for the 2018-19 season, USA Swimming announced this week. Two women will join the national team for three events. Evie Pfeifer, a sophomore, qualified for the 200- … Read More

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Townley Haas wins gold at Pan Pacific Championships

Townley Haas won gold at the Pan Pacific Championships in the 200-meter freestyle Thursday in Tokyo, Japan. The Texas senior’s time of 1 minute, 45.56 seconds was good enough to take the win and qualify to represent Team USA at the 2019 World Championships. Haas will also compete in the … Read More

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Texas ex, world-champion swimmer Madisyn Cox facing 2-year doping suspension

Former Texas swimmer Madisyn Cox, a two-time world medalist, has been given a two-year suspension after testing positive for a banned substance. The suspension was handed down Wednesday by FINA, the federation that oversees international swimming competition. In a statement provided to SwimSwam.com on Friday morning, Cox … Read More

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UT divers earn four medals in Madrid

Texas divers won a gold medal and three bronzes Sunday on the final day of the FINA Diving Grand Prix in Madrid. Senior-to-be Murphy Bromberg totaled 362.10 points to top the field in the 10-meter finals. She improved from third in the prelims to second in the semifinals to first … Read More

Texas athletics, 2017-18: A year of wins on the field, but also transformative change off it

For Texas athletics, the 2017-18 athletic year was successful. Taken on the whole, it always is. Sure, the Longhorns enjoyed their typical success in non-revenue sports. Texas hauled in yet another national championship in men’s swimming and diving, its fourth straight and 14th overall under legendary … Read More

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Grayson Campbell finishes in top 10 at FINA Diving World Cup

Grayson Campbell, a UT sophomore, picked up a 10th-place finish at the FINA Diving World Cup in Wuhan, China, on Saturday. Campbell and teammate Maria Coburn scored 283.32 points in the 3-meter mixed synchro diving event. Coburn competes for Longhorn Aquatics. The duo qualified for the 2019 FINA World Championships … Read More