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Texas comeback streak remains alive, Longhorn ladies reel in Cal Bears

Head Coach Carol Capitani saw her Longhorns make a comeback against a Pac-12 power for the second-straight day.

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SEC

WATCH: NCAA 50 Free Champion Kristian Gkolomeev’s Crimson Tide Story

Alabama sophomore Kristian Gkolomeev discusses his journey from raw talent to NCAA Champion in just one season in Tuscaloosa. Video: RollTide.com

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National

Katie Ledecky Gets Opportunity to Race the Boys at This Weekend’s Delaware First State Cup

Katie Ledecky returns to competition this weekend, and she’ll be challenged in the distance frees like she hasn’t in a while.

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SEC

Georgia blows out Florida at home, taking 23 of 32 events

Among the most damaging stats: Georgia put together 1-2-3 sweeps in 3 different events and went 1-2 in both of the women’s relays.

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Europe

Maskalenko Re-breaks Own Latvian Record; 14-Year Old Baikova Gets One Too

Nikolajs Maskalenko broke the Latvian National Record in the 50 short course meters breaststroke on Sunday at the Latvian Sprint…

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College Recruiting

Canadian Backstroker Hannah Burgess Verbally Commits to Oakland University

Canada’s Hannah Burgess has made a verbal commitment to join the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies beginning in 2015-16.

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Texas comeback streak remains alive, Longhorn ladies reel in Cal Bears

Head Coach Carol Capitani saw her Longhorns make a comeback against a Pac-12 power for the second-straight day.

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WATCH: NCAA 50 Free Champion Kristian Gkolomeev’s Crimson Tide Story

Alabama sophomore Kristian Gkolomeev discusses his journey from raw talent to NCAA Champion in just one season in Tuscaloosa. Video: RollTide.com

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Katie Ledecky Gets Opportunity to Race the Boys at This Weekend’s Delaware First State Cup

Katie Ledecky returns to competition this weekend, and she’ll be challenged in the distance frees like she hasn’t in a while.

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Finis

Georgia blows out Florida at home, taking 23 of 32 events

Among the most damaging stats: Georgia put together 1-2-3 sweeps in 3 different events and went 1-2 in both of the women’s relays.

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Maskalenko Re-breaks Own Latvian Record; 14-Year Old Baikova Gets One Too

Nikolajs Maskalenko broke the Latvian National Record in the 50 short course meters breaststroke on Sunday at the Latvian Sprint…

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Canadian Backstroker Hannah Burgess Verbally Commits to Oakland University

Canada’s Hannah Burgess has made a verbal commitment to join the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies beginning in 2015-16.

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Nike Swim

Ben Johnston Verbally Commits to Towson Tigers, Adding IM Prowess to the Mix

Ben Johnston from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania has made a verbal commitment to the Towson Tigers for 2015-16.

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Georgetown Gets Verbal Agreement from NJ Breaststroker Katie King

Somerset Valley YMCA’s Katie King has made a verbal commitment to join the Georgetown class of 2019.

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Poll Results: Stanford Has The Best Women’s Recruiting Class with Two Weeks Until Signing Day

The Stanford Cardinal are our readers’ early choice for the top women’s recruiting class of 2015.

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games Will Start Swimming Prelims at 1PM, Finals at 10PM

Swimming will be held under the dark of night at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games

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MEET NOTES: Alabama Hits The Road to Face LSU and Alabama on Saturday

Kyle Darmody and the Auburn Tigers will travel to face mega-rivals Alabama, LSU on Saturday.

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The 7 Types of Slackers on every Swim Team

Every swim team has them…the loafers who are undeniably giving 50% max at practice day after day, the sneaky strategists who find a shortcut in every set, the save-ups who manage to leave a killer practice with a ton of energy…you know them as THE SLACKERS!

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Swim Capz

Denmark Sending 15 To Short Course Worlds, Hoping For 7 Medals

With its roster of 15, Denmark still has lofty goals for the 2014 World Short Course Championships in December.

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MEET NOTES: Alabama to Host Auburn, LSU in SEC Tri-Meet on Saturday

The Alabama Crimson Tide have home-field advantage in a big SEC tri-meet on Saturday.

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Breathe Like a Champion

2014 Summer Nationals is over, and SwimMAC has won a few more national titles. It’s a familiar story in swimming, but have you ever wondered what sets SwimMAC apart?

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Swim Job: Lakeside seeks Age Group Coach – Salary Range $35,000-45,000

Lakeside Aquatic Club is a coach directed, board supported, nationally competitive swim team with 5 different locations and over 750 swimmers on the competitive, stroke, and lesson programs.

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