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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

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Swimming & Diving

Texas Men’s Swimming and Diving win 15th National Championship

Ethan Ferguson March 27, 2021

Editor’s Note: This story has been corrected to change the name of the attribution of several quotes. The Texan apologizes for this error. Despite competitive opponents at the 2021 NCAA Men’s Swimming...


Longhorns dominate competition at UT Diving Invitational

Brittany Archer November 22, 2020

The Texas men’s and women’s diving teams dominated the UT Diving Invitational held Nov. 19-21 at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center. Longhorn senior Jordan Windle and junior Paola...

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Better together: Jake, Carson Foster shine together at Texas

Brittany Archer November 6, 2020

Carson and Jake Foster began their journeys in the pool because their parents wanted to teach them water safety. Now the Texas standout swimmers are two of the biggest names in the sport. Along with...


Texas swimming and diving handily defeats Texas A&M

Brittany Archer October 31, 2020

After hosting the invitational rounds two weeks ago, the Longhorns welcomed the Texas A&M Aggies for their yearly showdown at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Friday.  The Longhorns...


Texas swimming and diving make splash at first invitationals

Brittany Archer October 19, 2020

The Texas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams returned to the pool this weekend at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center for two separate meets. The women’s team competed...


New Texas women’s swimming assistant coach Mitch Dalton looks forward to upcoming season

Brittany Archer October 13, 2020

When Carol Capitani, Texas women's swimming and diving head coach, chose not to extend former assistant coach Roric Fink’s contract in April, she reached out to tenured swimming coach Mitch Dalton. Dalton...


Texas swimming and diving season still in limbo as team resumes voluntary workouts

Brittany Archer September 18, 2020

Since March, when the COVID-19 pandemic prompted sports cancellations around the country, Texas swimming and diving athletes have remained in limbo.  In a normal season, Texas would now be gearing...


Texas honors swim coach Eddie Reese with new outdoor pool

Matthew Boncosky September 1, 2020

On Wednesday, Texas unveiled the new Eddie Reese Outdoor Pool, named in honor of the longtime head coach of the men’s swimming and diving team. The pool, which provides a space for Longhorn swimmers...


Overcoming adversity: Swimming senior Ryan Harty looks back at whirlwind career

Brittany Archer May 7, 2020

Ryan Harty wasn’t always drawn to swimming. In fact, it took some major adversity for the three-time All-American and five-time Big 12 Champion to find his way to the sport he would grow to love. At...


Texas women’s swimming parts with associate head coach Roric Fink

Brittany Archer April 15, 2020

Women’s swimming coach Roric Fink will not be returning for the 2020-21 season, a spokesperson from Texas Athletics has confirmed. Fink confirmed his departure to the Texan on Wednesday, saying...


‘A Voice for Senior Athletes’: Texas swimming seniors left without final national championships

Brittany Archer April 11, 2020

As conferences began to pull out of major NCAA tournaments in March due to coronavirus concerns, the Texas men’s swimming and diving team first found out that the upcoming national championships...


Big 12 cancels remainder of spring season due to COVID-19 concern

Marcus Krum March 13, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here. One day after the NCAA canceled all...

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