The scholarship fund that effectually began as a drop in support of USC All-American swimmer Mike Nyeholt, has rippled into its 38th year totaling $21 million raised to grant scholarships to 50 physically challenged athletes at universities from California to New Hampshire. Those physically challenged students are the recipients of resources meant to pave the way for them to overcome their tragedies and realize their full potential.
Jordan Schrotenboer, an All-American swimmer with experience as an NCAA collegiate head coach as well as recent work as an assistant at a top-level program, has been named a USC men's and women's swimming and diving assistant coach, Trojan head coach Dave Salo announced today.
Ten USC men's and women's swimmers and divers earned College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America team first team honors and another nine earned honorable mention notice as the CSCAA released its 2018 awards.
Ed Bartsch, who was an assistant coach at USC under the legendary Peter Daland before continuing a highly successful coaching career, most recently as the coach at Saint Andrew's Aquatics, died last week at 75.
USC senior Pawel Furtek, the 2018 Pac-12 Men's Swimming and Diving Scholar-Athlete of the Year and a three-time Pac-12 All-Academic first team selection, has been named to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America Division I Men's At-Large third team, CoSIDA announced Thursday (June 14).