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The Olympics and NCAA try to find even ground

The Olympics and NCAA try to find even ground

Christina Bleakley,
Contributor

May 18, 2016

College athletics are critical to the success of American Olympic teams. But the pipeline of athletes from NCAA Division I schools to U.S. Olympic teams is threatened by mounting financial pressures among those schools. On May 5, the USOC hired a college athletics administrator to organize help for financiall...

Swimmers find stroke in final home meet

Swimmers find stroke in final home meet

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

January 28, 2016

Last year the Cal State East Bay women’s swimming team backed into the postseason after they lost their final regular season meet to a tough NCAA Division I opponent, San Jose State University. Ultimately, they finished third at the 2015 Pacific Collegiate Swim Conference championships, falling short of...

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