Olivia Smoliga

2015 W. NCAA Picks: Manuel on 100 free American record hunt in huge event for Stanford

Simone Manuel’s American 100 free record was broken by high schooler Abbey Weitzeil in December. Will Manuel take it back at NCAAs?

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2015 W. NCAA Picks: Who Can Catch Manuel?

The young star Manuel (above) has catapulted herself on the international scene– can she back that up with NCAA greatness?

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2015 W. NCAA Picks: Bay Area Showdown in the 200 Free Relay, ‘Dawgs Not Far Behind

Rachel Bootsma (left) and Missy Franklin (middle) look to be key pieces to a possible Golden Bear trophy in the 200 free relay.

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2015 W. NCAA Picks: Bartholomew and junior crew chasing Coughlin’s 49.97 in 100 back

Courtney Bartholomew nearly broke the American record in the 100 back mid-season. Can she fight off a resurgent Rachel Bootsma among others for a national title?

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8 Big Things from the first week of major conference championship action

Courtney Bartholomew was all smiles at the ACC Championships, but that smile could be making American history in a few weeks given her conference performances.

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2015 SEC Women’s Championship Fan Guide: Bauerle back, Bulldogs shoot for six straight

Brittany MacLean and the Bulldogs look fierce heading into post-season action, with Texas A&M and Florida the closest challengers to the reigning NCAA champions.

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Georgia Dawgs Bulldoze South Carolina on the road

Georgia took down SEC opponents South Carolina with ease.

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New NAG Record, Sub-46 Split for Simone Manuel

Manuel improves her own 50y freestyle NAG record and also throws down the fastest relay split in history during yesterday’s Art Adamson Invitational

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College Swimming Previews: #1 Georgia women chasing title three-peat

Brittany MacLean is the defending NCAA champ in the 500 and 1650 frees and one of the most dangerous Bulldogs on Georgia’s roster.

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Georgia Women And Men Take Down UNC In Dual Meet, Chase Kalisz Comes Home With Three Wins

Chase Kalisz won his signature event, the 400 IM, to give him his third win of the evening. His time of 3:50.38 was an extremely solid in-season swim.

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Georgia Shows Incoming Talent Against Developing Vanderbilt Squad In Season Opener

Georgia freshman Kylie Stewart won her first individual event as a Bulldog on Wednesday.

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Race Video: Rachel Bootsma Faces Adversity with Racing Outdoors in the Women’s 50 m Back

Rachel Bootsma hugged the lane line the whole race but ended up taking the A final with a time of…

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Women’s 100 Meter Backstroke – US Nationals Preview – Missy Franklin leads Golden Bear attack

Since at least 2011, the women’s 100 backstroke has been all but owned by Missy Franklin, the defending Olympic and World Champs gold medalist.

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Smoliga Heads Home; Clary Chooses His Races on Day 3 of the 2014 Santa Clara Grand Prix

2014 NCAA Champion in the 50 free will miss that race in Santa Clara, as she’s gone home sick.

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2014 Santa Clara Grand Prix Preview: Links, storylines and more

The Santa Clara Grand Prix is the next stop on the Michael Phelps comeback tour, and will also be the 2014 Grand Prix series debut for Missy Franklin.

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