The Southeastern Conference has established new start dates and formats for the SEC men’s and women’s swimming & diving and equestrian seasons, as the 14 members of the SEC continue to monitor developments related to COVID-19, SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey announced Monday.
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The Southeastern Conference on Thursday announced creation of the SEC Council on Racial Equity and Social Justice, a league-wide body consisting of a diverse group of student-athletes, administrators, coaches and SEC staff including Deputy Director of Athletics & Senior Woman Administrator Derita Ratcliffe and women's swimming & diving head coach Neil Harper.
After 76 years as a member of the Southwest Conference, the Razorbacks made a bold move to a new conference home, a decision that would lead to unprecedented growth for both the University of Arkansas and the SEC and help ignite a change in the landscape of intercollegiate athletics.
The Arkansas Swimming & Diving team had eight members of the squad honored as Scholar All-Americans by the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).
Arkansas placed 80 student-athletes on the 2019-20 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll as part of the SEC's total of 1,252 student-athletes named Tuesday by SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey.
Arkansas women’s swimming and diving head coach Neil Harper has announced the hiring of assistant coach Petra Martin to the 2020-21 coaching staff. Martin joins the Razorbacks after serving as a volunteer assistant coach last season for the Ivy League runner-up Princeton men’s program.
The Razorbacks' swimming and diving team earned Scholar All-America Team honors from the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America for their work in the classroom during the spring semester.
Arkansas swimming and diving head coach Neil Harper has signed Czech Republic National Team member Adela Vavrinova and British sprinter Macy Lawrence to an already talented incoming class for the upcoming 2020-21 season.