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Gators name new Swim Team Coach

Heartland native Jordan Kuper is replacing Steve Franklin as head coach for the Cape Girardeau based Gators Swim Team.

Franklin was the head coach of the Gators for nine years and stepped down from the position last month.

Kuper, 27, is also a former Gator swimmer.

He recently served in St. Louis as head coach of the Flyers Aquatic Team.

Kuper is also a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University.

He also swam  at Notre Dame High School where his parents were his coaches.

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