Articles by Andrew Mering

Arrowhead, Edgewood Lead Wisconsin HS Girls into State Meets

A showdown between Reilly Tiltmann (above) and Emma Lasecki in the women’s 100 fly will be the highlight of the state championship weekend in Wisconsin.

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Waukesha Sth/Mukw. and Edgewood Lead Wisc HS Girls on Combined Sectional Psychs

The psych sheets for the Wisconsin high school girls sectional meets this weekend were released recently, so it’s time for a breakdown.

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Predicting Tokyo: SwimSwam 2020 US Olympians Draft Part 2

The second part of SwimSwam’s US Olympians draft. Our writers compete to select the best possible rosters and discuss expectations for 2020

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Predicting Tokyo: SwimSwam 2020 US Olympians Draft

The following is a lightly edited transcript of a Slack chat that took place over the last three weeks. This…

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Budapest vs Guangzhou: Which Was the Faster FINA Championship Series Stop?

The second of three FINA Champions Swim Series events was this last weekend in Budapest. The first stop of the…

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Top 10 Teams Point Changes

The story of this year’s NCAA championships was the performance of Cal’s sophomores.

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2019 Women’s NCAA Championships: Top 10 Teams Point Changes

Stanford won their third straight NCAA title relatively comfortably, but during the meet all the buzz was about how well the Cal women were performing.

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Who Returns the Most Points? Looking Ahead to 2020 D1 Men’s Champs

Cal won the NCAA title last weekend, and they were good enough that they look like early favorites for next year too.

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Who Returns the Most Points? Looking Ahead to 2020 D1 Womens Champs

Stanford are the early favorites next year. A look at the field behind them.

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2019 NCAA Men’s Championships: Final Scoring Summary

Cal won the NCAA title Saturday night. Here are the numbers. All of the numbers.

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships Pick’em: Final Scores

Night 4 at defied expectations. There was only one place in the top 4 in any of the 5 individual events that was picked correctly by more than 50% of entries

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 4 Scored Prelims

Cal did enough this morning to virtually guarantee they win their first NCAA men’s team title since 2014.

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Scoring Summary

Cal inched closer to ending Texas’s title run tonight. Cal own a 43 point lead and are seeded to score 28 more swimming points than Texas tomorrow.

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Pick’em Update

2019 MEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30 Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming…

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Scoring Update

The Cal show continued on the morning of day 3. The top 3 places are looking pretty set.

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