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Murphy Bromberg wins platform at NCAA Championships

Murphy Bromberg highlighted the final day of the NCAA Championships for the Longhorns at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center, winning the national title in the platform diving event. In addition to Bromberg’s title, the 400-yard freestyle relay team took fourth place to help the Longhorns finish the competition in fifth. Read More

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Texas women’s swimming and diving team in ninth at NCAA Championships

The Texas women’s swimming and diving team sits in ninth place after three days of the NCAA Championships at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center. Texas had a rough day Friday, the third day of the event, qualifying for just one of the evening A finals. Alison Gibson qualified fourth in … Read More

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Texas women in fifth after second day of NCAA Championships

The Texas women’s swimming and diving team sits in fifth place after two days of the NCAA Championships, taking place at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center through Saturday. The Longhorns posted three All-American performances on the way to scoring 87 points. Stanford leads the way with 173.5 points. Grace Ariola, … Read More

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Texas women take fifth in 800-yard freestyle relay at NCAA Championships

For the third straight year the Texas women’s 800-yard freestyle relay team finished in the top five at the NCAA Championships. The event kicked off Wednesday at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center. The team, comprised of Quinn Carrozza, Claire Adams, Evie Pfiefer and Joanna Evans, recorded the third-best time in … Read More

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Texas qualifies six for NCAA Championships in platform event

The Texas Longhorns will send three men and three women to compete in the platform diving event at the NCAA Championships after Wednesday’s Zone D diving competition. Paola Pineda, Murphy Bromberg and Sofia Rauzi each qualified on the women’s side. Jacob Cornish, Jordan Windle and Reed Merritt qualified for the … Read More

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Three men advance to NCAA Championships in 3-meter event

Three men qualified for the 3-meter diving event on the second day of zone qualifying for the NCAA Championships Tuesday. Jordan Windle, Grayson Campbell and Jacob Cornish all finished in the top 11 to advance. Windle won the event with 877.00 points. He took fifth place in the event at … Read More

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Texas men qualifies trio of divers for NCAA championships

  Texas, looking to extend its streak to five straight national titles, qualified three divers in the first day of zone qualifying. The goal is to get as many divers as possible into the NCAA swimming and diving championships. Texas is playing host to both the men’s and women’s swimming … Read More

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Ten Texas women’s swimmers invited to NCAA Championships

Ten Texas women’s swimmers have qualified for 20 events at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships, the school announced Wednesday. Three Longhorns made the cut in at least three events. Joanna Evans, Evie Pfeifer and Grace Ariola each qualified for three events. Remedy Rule, Quinn Carrozza, Claire Adams and Julia … Read More

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Texas men’s swimming and diving team wins 40th straight conference title

The Texas men’s swimming and diving team now has as many consecutive conference championships as UT has acres. The Longhorns made it 40 straight conference titles, winning the Big 12 Championship at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Saturday. The No. 2 women also won the Big 12 Championship, making … Read More

Big 12 swimming and diving: UT’s Ryan Harty breaks league record in his comeback from severe elbow injury

For Ryan Harty, his swimming career can be divided into what happened before and after he decided to kill time by climbing a tree. Two-plus years ago, Harty and some of his Texas teammates were awaiting a ride outside their dorm. They were headed to Barton … Read More

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Big 12 swimming and diving: Joanna Evans and Townley Haas star in distance events

This time a year ago, Joanna Evans couldn’t figure out why she couldn’t shake a swimming funk. At last year’s Big 12 championships, Evans said, she had “no zap.”  She struggled in her distance freestyle events. Then between the conference championships and the NCAA meet, Evans … Read More

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Texas swimming and diving teams open Big 12 Championships

The Texas swimming and diving teams opened competition at the Big 12 Championships at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Wednesday. The No. 4 men won the three events contested on the first day while the second-ranked women took two wins. The men won the 200 medley relay, the 1-meter … Read More

Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: Texas’ Jackson pools talent, work ethic, humor for big success

Tate Jackson is funny. Really funny. But Eddie Reese is funnier. Funnier, of course, than nearly every coach in any sport outside of Mike Leach. Funnier than any other swimming coach in the nation for sure. And yes, funnier than Tate Jackson. Like the one Reese borrowed from swimmer Ryan … Read More

Like grandfather, like grandson: Texas’ Reese, Bowman on the same page, in and out of the pool

Eddie Reese, the longtime men’s swimming and diving coach at Texas, wants his athletes to refer to him by his first name. For the most part, that request is accommodated. But Reese has given up on being called anything other than “Coach” by one freshman on this year’s team, who … Read More

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Top-ranked Texas women’s swimming and diving team sweeps dual-match competition

The top-ranked Texas women’s swimming and diving team defeated Arizona and No. 6 NC State Friday at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center. The Texas men split their meets, defeating No. 15 Arizona and falling to No. 5 NC State. Joanna Evans led the Longhorns with three victories as Texas defeated … Read More

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Texas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams win in Georgia

Both the Texas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams came away victorious in dual-meet action against Georgia on Saturday in Athens. The No. 1 UT women won 169-129 against the No. 11 Bulldogs, and the No. 2 Texas men claimed a 162-133 win over No. 12 Georgia. The women’s … Read More

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Texas swimming and diving teams win at Auburn

The Texas swimming and diving teams each earned wins against Auburn in dual-meet competition Thursday in Alabama. The top-ranked women’s team won 161-139 over No. 17 Auburn. The No. 2 men claimed a 164-131 victory over the Tigers as well. The women took eight wins on the night, including the … Read More

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Windle wins men’s platform title at USA Diving Winter Trials

Jordan Windle won the men’s platform diving title at the USA Diving Winter Trials Friday in Atlanta. The final day of competition was highlighted by the Longhorn’s 796.85 performance. Windle led the competition wire to wire and scored at least 70 points in each of his first four dives. Windle … Read More

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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 Schultz 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