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Oct 18, 2014
L, 136.5-151.5 Wheaton (Mass.)
Oct 19, 2014
Alumni Meet
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Oct 24, 2014
at Rochester Invitational
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at Rochester Invitational
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2013-14 Year In Review It's time for a look back at the top 14 stories from the 2013-14 year in Brandeis Athletics! #RollDeis
April 30, 2014 Announcing the 2014 Brandeis Department of Athletics Award Winners On Wednesday, April 30, Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa '90 handed out the department's annual end-of-season awards.
April 4, 2014 Brandeis to celebrate third annual Division III Week With 'Deis Day, varsity contests and other beneficial program, the Judges' Celebration of Division III Week kicks off April 6.
February 15, 2014 Men's swimming places eighth at UAAs In an unsual meet split between two sites, Brandeis had three individual scorers. Junior Max Fabian's NCAA Championship 'B' cut in the 1,650 free was the meet highlight for the Judges.
February 13, 2014 Fabian, Murphy combine for five school records at UAAs Junior Max Fabian and rookie Joanna Murphy turned in outstanding performances at the UAA Championship.
February 11, 2014 UAA Swimming and Diving championships delayed Because of inclement weather in Atlanta, the 2014 University Athletic Association championships have been delayed and will be a two-day meet starting on Friday.
Mike Kotch Mike Kotch Head Coach 781-736-2589

On July 11, 2011, Mike Kotch succeeded Jim Zotz as head coach of the Brandeis men's and women's swimming and diving teams, coming to Brandeis from nearby Regis College, where he served as head coach of swimming and diving since 2008. Under Kotch's leadership, the Brandeis program was reinstated for the 2012-13 season, after mechanical problems with the Linsey Pool had forced the teams' suspension for two years.

In two seasons, Kotch has begun to build one of the strongest teams in the Northeast. Under his leadership, the men's and women's teams have each set three new school records. In one of the top swimming conferences in the country, the Judges have had several top-eight UAA finishes, as well as three NCAA 'B' Cuts. The women's team has been named Collegiate Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-Americans each of the past three semesters, while the men have earned it each of the last two. The award is given to teams that earn at least a 3.0 GPA in the classroom.

Kotch developed 19 school-record holders and built the Regis men's program up from two swimmers in three years as head coach of the Pride. Kotch was Regis's staff liaison to their Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and served on the College's Judicial Board. He also served as treasurer for the New England Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Association (NEISDA). 

Kotch holds two degrees from Bentley, receiving his B.S. in Accountancy in 1998 and his M.B.A. in 2004. He served as the Falcons' assistant coach from 2002 to 2008, leading recruiting efforts, including two Division II All-Americans, and helping the team win 11 NEISDA championships between the men's and women's squads.

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