Articles by Braden Keith

Yan Zibei Goes Sub-Minute in 100 Breaststroke for 2nd Time This Season

Chna’s Yan Zibei has been faster than a minute twice in the 100 breaststroke this season – something nobody else has done even once yet.

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Texas Assistant Wyatt Collins Talks Early-Season Outlook

Collins says that his senior star Joseph Schooling is locked in this fall.


NCAA Survey Reveals Earlier Commitments Result in More Changes

Welcome to SwimSwam’s feature, called simply SwimSwam Discussion. We might rename it at a later point in time (Hospitality Room,…


USA Swimming Restructures National Team, Unger/Mintenko to Lead

Lindsay Mintenko will “oversee National Team,” but Mike Unger’s new responsibilities will include the National Team Division.


Edgewood’s Small School Invite Win Solidifies Spot as Wisconsin’s #1

The Wisconsin Interscholastic Swim Coaches’ Association (WISCA) has released its 6th poll of the 2017 girls’ high school season, and…

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Greater Tampa Swim Association Breaks Florida 13-14 Medley Relay Mark

The 13-14 girls from the Greater Tampa Swim Association have broken the 200 yard medley relay state record for the…

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Siobhan Haughey Breaks Michigan, Big Ten Records in 100 Free

Haughey is now the fastest 100 yard freestyler in the history of the Big Ten Conference.


Dara Torres Follows Caeleb Dressel as Florida’s “Mr. Two Bits” (VIDEO)

Another former University of Florida swimmer has been honored with a spot in a big Gator tradition: American swimming legend Dara…


Reece Whitley Opens 2017-2018 Season With 52-Second 100 Yard Breast

USA Swimming National Junior Team member Reece Whitley kicked off his first club meet of the 2017-2018 season with 3 wins in…


Michael Andrew Swims Best Time in 400y IM to Warm Up 2017-2018 Season

After years focused on sprints and the shorter IM races, including a World Championship in the 100 IM, an early…


Linn, Bussard Inducted into Tennessee Athletics Hall of Fame

Former swim coach Ray Bussard and 1996 Olympic gold medalist Jeremy Linn were inducted into the Tennessee Athletics Hall of Fame last…

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FINA Media Committee Member Hans-Peter Sick Passes Away

FINA Media Committee member Hans-Peter Sick has passed away. The German national joined the FINA Media Committee in 2013 and was…

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UNC Adds Michael Baric to Coaching Staff

UNC assistant Michael Baric (left) has been an administrative assistant for the Tarheels since 2016.


Wright State Drops Final Ax on Swimming and Diving Teams

In spite of a nation-wide fundraising effort that stayed Wright State cutting its swim program for another season, the school…


William Baptist College to Open Inaugural Swim Season on Friday

Walnut Ridge, Ark. – After a year of recruiting and preparation, the inaugural Williams Baptist College swimming team will jump…

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