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Aug. 7, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil | Georgia’s Chase Kalisz, who redshirted the 2015-16 season to train for the Olympics, claimed the silver medal in the 400-meter individual medley in the Rio Games on Saturday. As prelims relay swimmers, Allison Schmitt and Amanda Weir earned silver medals as the U.S. 4×100-meter freestyle relay came in second in the […] - Full Story

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Jul. 3, 2016

Georgia head swimming and diving coach Jack Bauerle will be the assistant coach for the United States Olympic Team, his third time coaching in the games. Bauerle will coach the men Aug. 6-13 during the swimming portion of the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, according to an announcement Sunday from the University of […] - Full Story

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Mar. 26, 2016

By JACOB STANSELL AND PATRICK O’SHEA GRADY SPORTS BUREAU ATLANTA | At the NCAA championships Friday, the University of Georgia men’s swimming and diving team turned in a number of performances that have the Bulldogs in contention for a potential top-five finish at Saturday’s finals. “We took a pretty good leap today,” UGA coach Jack […] - Full Story

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Mar. 19, 2016

ATLANTA, Ga. | The Georgia women’s swimming and diving team claimed the program’s seventh national title on Saturday in the NCAA Championships in the McAuley Aquatic Center on the Georgia Tech campus. The Lady Bulldogs finished the newly configured four-day national meet with 414 points to fight off Stanford (395). California came in third with […] - Full Story

By BENJAMIN TANKERSLEY AND BRETT HOMER GRADY SPORTS BUREAU ATLANTA | After leading for the first three days, Georgia’s women’s swimming and diving team is pleasantly surprised with its top position heading into tonight’s NCAA championship finals at the McAuley Aquatic Center. “We’re sort of stunned to be here,” said Georgia coach Jack Bauerle, whose […] - Full Story

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Mar. 18, 2016

ATLANTA | Junior Olivia Smoliga highlighted Georgia’s efforts with an NCAA record during the NCAA Championships on Thursday at the McAuley Aquatic Center on the Georgia Tech campus. After the second night of competition, Georgia leads the meet with 174 points. California sits in second with 144.5 points, followed by Southern California (121.5), Texas A&M (118) […] - Full Story

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Jan. 30, 2016

With the seniors starring in their final home meet, the No. 1-ranked Georgia women’s swimming and diving team earned its 100th consecutive victory at Gabrielsen Natatorium on Saturday. The Lady Bulldogs dispatched No. 17 Wisconsin 172-123 to extend their Division I swimming and diving record that began Nov. 8, 1995. Georgia is 101-1 all-time in […] - Full Story

Dorothy had it right. There’s no place like home. The past and present members of Georgia’s swimming and diving team know that all too well. On Saturday, the Lady Bulldogs will attempt to win their 100th consecutive meet within the friendly confines of Gabrielsen Natatorium when Wisconsin visits at 10 a.m. Georgia’s women are 100-1 all-time at home […] - Full Story

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Jan. 23, 2016

The No. 1-ranked Georgia women’s swimming and diving team earned its 100th overall and its 99th consecutive victory at Gabrielsen Natatorium with a 173.5-121.5 decision over No. 12 Tennessee on Saturday. The fourth-ranked Bulldogs also topped the No. 12 Volunteers 165-135. The Lady Bulldogs are 100-1 since Gabrielsen Natatorium opened Nov. 3, 1995. They also […] - Full Story

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Oct. 30, 2015

Before Georgia and Florida meet in Jacksonville for control of the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division in football, the Bulldogs and Gators will compete in Gainesville today. It’s an early season premier swimming and diving matchup, with two SEC teams that each have national championship aspirations comprised of individuals playing the long game for the 2016 […] - Full Story

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Sep. 3, 2015

Eleven swimmers with ties to the Georgia program have been named to the 2015-16 United States National Team, according to an announcement by USA Swimming. The National Team roster consists of 107 men and women and is comprised of the six athletes with the highest world rankings in each Olympic event between Jan. 1-Aug. 10, […] - Full Story

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May. 26, 2015

The Georgia men’s basketball team can boast something that only 12 other programs nationally can. It made the NCAA tournament and was in the top 10 percent in the sport in the latest Academic Progress Rate report. Coach Mark Fox shrugged off his team being recognized by the NCAA for the work in the classroom […] - Full Story

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May. 21, 2015

The intersection of recruiting, social media and NCAA rules resulted in Georgia reporting two secondary violations since April, including one involving the football program. Football recruits “were provided pictures which were taken during a campus visit via social media,” on Feb. 21 according to a summary of the violation described in information obtained by an […] - Full Story

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Jan. 10, 2015

Shortly after splitting a pair of competitions with Texas on Saturday, Georgia swim coach Jack Bauerle huddled with Longhorns’ coaches Eddie Reese and Carol Capitani. The group of great friends talked and laughed for as long as possible before team and media obligations pulled them apart. Reese and Baurele were the United States Olympic coaches […] - Full Story

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Jan. 9, 2015

Jack Bauerle doesn’t pay attention to rankings. The Georgia swim coach instead evaluates his squads and opponents by a simple measure: Are they good? This Saturday’s opponent passes Bauerle’s test. Texas enters with the No. 1 men’s and No. 6 women’s teams in the country. And nobody knows the Texas program and personnel like the […] - Full Story

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Feb. 1, 2014

In Georgia’s final dual meet of the season, the swimming and diving teams swept Alabama and honored the 11 seniors on Saturday. - Full Story

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Jan. 29, 2014

Georgia women’s tennis player Lauren Herring has been named Southeastern Conference Player of the Week, it was announced Wednesday. - Full Story

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Jan. 25, 2014

Chase Kalisz returned from suspension to win three events for Georgia en route to a win over Tennessee on Saturday. - Full Story

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Jan. 20, 2014

Reid Patterson, the first in a long line of national champions and Olympians to come out of the Georgia swimming program, died last Wednesday at the age of 81. - Full Story

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Jan. 11, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas — The No. 4 Georgia women’s swimming and diving team earned a road win on Saturday, dispatching No. 8 Texas at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center. - Full Story

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Jan. 10, 2014

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Without their head coach, the Georgia swimming and diving teams came away with a tie and a win against Texas A&M on Friday. - Full Story

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Jan. 8, 2014

A total of 297 Georgia student-athletes earned a grade point average of 3.00 or higher and were named to the Director of Athletics Honor Roll for the 2013 fall semester. - Full Story

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Jan. 7, 2014

Georgia diver Laura Ryan and swimmer Rachel Zilinskas have earned Southeastern Conference weekly honors, it was announced Tuesday. - Full Story

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Jan. 4, 2014

The Georgia and NC State swim teams gathered on opposite sides of the pool following their meet Saturday at Gabrielsen Natatorium. - Full Story

Laura Ryan was first and Ann-Perry Blank was second on the 3-meter springboard on Saturday to highlight Georgia’s showing in the UGA Diving Invitational at Gabrielsen Natatorium. - Full Story