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Greg Hansen: Stars aligned for swimmer Steel, Wildcats

Greg Hansen: Stars aligned for swimmer Steel, Wildcats

Arizona wasn't going to recruit Kevin Steel because, frankly, he wasn't among the nation's pool of elite swimmers. He wasn't even close.

July 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Greg Hansen: Stars aligned for swimmer Steel, Wildcats

Greg Hansen: Stars aligned for swimmer Steel, Wildcats

Kevin Steel came to the Wildcats from New Jersey, but his family was linked to the UA long before that.

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Patrick Finley: Freshman travels in fast lane

Patrick Finley: Freshman travels in fast lane

Bonnie Brandon moves fast. She joined a swim team at age 4, upgraded to a more competitive club at 9 and participated in the U.S. Olympic trials at 14.

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Patrick Finley: Freshman travels in fast lane

Patrick Finley: Freshman travels in fast lane

Although just 19, Bonnie Brandon broke the UA record in the 200 backstroke and then posted the world's second-fastest time of the year in December.

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Kevin Cordes

Kevin Cordes

Cordes was named the Pac-12 swimmer of the month on Wednesday. He will swim at the FINA World Swimming Championships, which start next week in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Patrick Finley: Arizona swimmer Cordes faster than anyone else

Patrick Finley: Arizona swimmer Cordes faster than anyone else

The Great Easter Sunday Recruiting Save of 2011 came between bites of sandwich at Panera Bread in Rockford, Ill.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Kevin Cordes

Kevin Cordes

UA sophomore Kevin Cordes finished third this summer in the 100 meters at the Olympic trials. The top two advanced to the London Games.

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Beard falls short in try for fifth Olympics

Beard falls short in try for fifth Olympics

OMAHA, Neb. - About 30 members of Amanda Beard's family, including her toddler son Blaise, traveled to the USA Olympic swimming trials in hopes of seeing Beard make history.

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Greg Hansen: Ex-Cat Alyssa Anderson makes cut

Greg Hansen: Ex-Cat Alyssa Anderson makes cut

OMAHA, Neb. - Nobody knew, and few suspected, that this was going to be The Day of Alyssa Anderson's Life. It would be an Olympic surprise party.

June 29, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Greg Hansen's Sunday notebook: Hillenbrand powerhouse

UA swimming coach Eric Hansen took 29 athletes to the Mutual of Omaha Swimvitational this weekend, a test run for the Olympic trials at Omaha's CenturyLink Center.

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Hansen: Wildcats loaded with big name swimming talent, but they'll still have their work cut out for them

Without a jersey number to identify them, most of America’s goggle-wearing, Olympic-hopeful swimmers step from the water to become as anonymous as a Sunday School organist.

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Men's NCAA swimming and diving: Cats now third, but Cal stretches its lead

Men's NCAA swimming and diving: Cats now third, but Cal stretches its lead

Arizona's Mitchell Friedemann, front, leaves the blocks at the start of the 200 medley relay, in which the Wildcats set an American record.

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Men's NCAA swimming and diving: Cats now third, but Cal stretches its lead

Men's NCAA swimming and diving: Cats now third, but Cal stretches its lead

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Even while setting a pair of American records on Day Two of the NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships, Arizona could not narrow the gap with meet pacesetter California.

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NCAA Men's swimming and diving: Hansen good with UA's fourth place after Day One

NCAA Men's swimming and diving: Hansen good with UA's fourth place after Day One

Arizona Wildcats swimming and diving

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NCAA men's swimming and diving: Hansen good with UA's fourth place after Day One

NCAA men's swimming and diving: Hansen good with UA's fourth place after Day One

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Occupying fourth place after Day One of the NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships didn't worry Arizona coach Eric Hansen.

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