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Stephen Schmuhl

2014 M. NCAA Picks: 200 Fly – Anyone’s Game. Really.

Top-seeded Michigan sophomore Dylan Bosch will be looking to improve on his third-place finish of 2013. He will be joined by a large group of talented 200-flyers, any one of whom just could give us a new NCAA record this year.

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2014 M. NCAA Picks: 400 IM – Florida and Michigan Both Hoping For Momentum Swing

Sophomore Chase Kalisz of Georgia is the favorite to win the 400 IM, and he has a shot at taking down the NCAA record while he’s at it.

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Winter Nationals wraps up with stellar American record for Ledecky, relay wins for Cal

Katie Ledecky tore the old American record to pieces in the 1650, going an insane 15:15.17 to open up the night.

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Pelton tops Franklin, Adrian leads loaded 100 free field at Day 3 prelims of Winter Nationals

Teammates Liz Pelton and Missy Franklin will go head-to-head tonight in the 200 back final.

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Winter Nationals: Multiple American records for Thoman on day 2, Franklin beats Ledecky in 200

Missy Franklin won twice for California, including an intense showdown with fellow Olympian Katie Ledecky in the 200 free.

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Ledecky Tops Missy in 200 Free; Missy Tops Bootsma in 100 Back in Day 2 Prelims at Winter Nationals

Cindy Tran and the Cal medley relays were off to a very good start on Friday morning, taking the top two spots in the 200 medley relay.

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Championship Records, Nearly American Records, Fall on Day 1 of U.S. Winter Nationals

Among the night 1 swims will be Katie Ledecky chasing an American Record in the 500 free.

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Coughlin, Schneider Take Top Seeds in 50 Free in Day 1 Prelims

The wildly-decorated Natalie Coughlin swam the second-best time of her career in the 50 free on Thursday morning.

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2013-2014 College Swimming Previews: #9 Indiana Men Hope for Freshmen to Improve Relay Scoring

Indiana senior Eric Ress is the team’s biggest star, but it will be up to the IU Freshmen to help the free relays. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Justine Mueller the Latent Star of U.S. Open’s Final Session

Justine Mueller has always been very good at the U.S. Open, and the same held true on Sunday. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Rousseau (400 IM) and Shields (100 Fly) Both Fly to 4th in the World on Day 2 of U.S. Open

Tom Shields and Sebastien Rousseau both put up blistering times to rock day 2 of the 2013 U.S. Open Championships in Irvine, California. (Podium photo courtesy: Melissa Lundie)

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2012-2013 College Swimming Previews: Ress’ Return Makes No. 10 Indiana Dangerous

Key Additions: Eric Ress (Redshirt - backstroke), Tanner Kurz (DE – breaststroke), Zecheriah Banks (IN – sprint breaststroke/IM), Michael Stack (IL – breaststroke), Grayson Smith…

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Michael Weiss Wins First National Title, Makes National Team on Day 3 of U.S. Open

Wisconsin Badger Michael Weiss is officially a member of the nation’s elite swimmers with a National-Team worthy swim at the U.S. Open. (Photo Courtesy: Ivy Martin)

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U.S. Open Day 3 Prelims: van Duijn Breaks Swiss National Record

Nico van Duijn (right) and coach Chris DeSantis after breaking the Swiss 100 fly National Record.

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