Rick DeMont spent two years as a UA swimmer, and the last 25 as one of the most respected assistant coaches in the sport.
Arizona has officially named Rick DeMont head swimming and diving coach, athletic director Greg Byrne announced today.
Mo’s Gallery on East Fort Lowell Road has an inventory of Rick DeMont paintings worth more than $100,000. “Heavy,” as DeMont would say in his …
Almost three months after he took a leave of absence, Eric Hansen resigned Monday as the head swimming and diving coach at Arizona.
The last time Rincon/University boys swimming team lost a regular-season meet, 13 members on this season's squad were still in middle school. …
UA swimming coach Eric Hansen has taken a leave of absence from the program to attend to what athletic director Greg Byrne says are personal matters.
Diana Nyad's 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage, a first, took 53 hours. But really, the journey was much longer. Her fir…
When Dianne Miller was a kid, she had her eye on the Olympics.
Here are the reactions and faces of winners in the 2013 FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
Incredible photographs of divers at the world championships in Spain. The high dive platform was seven stories up over the harbor of Barcelona.
Introducing UA sophomore Kevin Cordes, who broke American and world records at the NCAA championships last week in Indianapolis, doing so by s…
Bonnie Brandon moves fast.
The Russian Swing sounds like a torture device or a World War II tactical maneuver.
The Catalina Foothills boys and girls swim teams knew that they were coming into Saturday's Ford Aquatics High School Classic at less than ful…
It didn't take long for Ironwood Ridge swim coach Anne Fitzsimmons to get a read on standout swimmer Sara Borendame.
Living up to your own high standards can be hard enough. Throw on the added pressure of having an older sibling raise the bar to incredible he…
In overnight action at the London Olympics, one Southern Arizona swimmer advanced to the next round.
The U.S. women's 4x200 freestyle relay advanced to the final with a strong showing in the preliminaries overnight.
Frank Busch’s named popped up on my cell phone Tuesday at 1:12 p.m.
Tucson native Caitlin Leverenz earned a bronze medal this afternoon in the 200 individual swimming medley.
In overnight Olympic action, two athletes with Southern Arizona ties have advanced to the next round of their swimming events.
Tucsonan Matt Grevers won gold at the London Olympics this afternoon in the 100-meter backstroke. Former University of Arizona swimmer Nick T…
Tucsonan Caitlin Leverenz finished third in the second semifinal race of the 200 individual medley in London.
• Olympian: Candy Costie Merrill
This continues a countdown to the July 27 start of the Olympics with Southern Arizona moments and figures from previous Games.