Articles by Braden Keith

Dana Vollmer Says She “Most Likely” Won’t Swim at 2018 Nationals

American swimmer Dana Vollmer, who gave birth to her 2nd child with husband Andy Grant in July of 2017, has said…

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Nathan Adrian’s 3-Year PSS Streak in 100 Free Ends on Saturday Morning

Adrian had never lost the 100 free at a Pro Swim Series meet until Saturday.

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Missy Franklin Swims 1:58 in 200 Free in B-Final in Canet

The time ranks Franklin as the 7th-fastest American in the 200 free so far this season.

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Missy Franklin Makes Competitive Return in Canet Day 1 Prelims

2018 MARE NOSTRUM TOUR, CANET-EN-ROUSSILLON June 9th-10th Bassin Europa, Canet-en-Roussillon, France LCM Meet Central Schedule Entry List Results Live Results…

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WATCH: Mabel Zavaros Finishes 1500 with Fly, Still Goes Best Time

Zavaros, a Florida Gator commit, finished her 1500 free with a 50 butterfly, and still swam a best time by 9 seconds.

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Egyptian Swimmer Banned after Positive Test for Testosterone

Mohamed Waleed was a regular finalist at the Egyptian National Championships, even as a teenager.

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FINA Rules That 3 American Relays Must Be Disqualified from World Jrs

The U.S. forfeited 3 sets of medals as a result of a positive doping test for Matthew Willenbring, in addition to his swim in the 100 free.

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3-Time Olympian Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace Retires from Swimming

Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace spent 3 years as the fastest 100 yard freestyler in history from 2011 through 2014.

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Ticket Prices for 2018 U.S. Nationals Plummet by Almost 30%

The 2018 U.S. National Championships will head out-doors to the William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center in Irvine, California (above).

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16-Year Old Emma Wheal Swims 25.4 in 50 Free at Texas Senior Circuit

Wheal, a Virginia commit, now ranks 2nd among American juniors in the event this season.

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Michael Andrew Says “Hook ‘Em,” Reveals Goal Times

This isn’t a traditional college commitment article, but 19-year old professional swimmer Michael Andrew answered a hypothetical question that has been…

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Luca Dotto Beats Santo Condorelli in 50 Free in Italy

Luca Dotto, the 2011 Worlds silver medalist in the 50 free, topped his newest countrymate and domestsic competitor, Santo Condorelli.

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Northwestern Hires Meghan Hawthorne as New Assistant Coach

Hawthorne, a two-year member of the USA Swimming National Team from 2012-2014, follows the program’s new head coach Jeremy Kipp from Boise State.

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Missy Franklin Entered in 2018 Mare Nostrum Series

American swimmer Missy Franklin, who hasn’t raced since undergoing double shoulder surgery in early 2017, is entered to swim at the…

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Efimova, Peaty, and Charlotte Bonnet Will Race at Canet Mare Nostrum

The next big date circled on the European swimming calendar is the upcoming Mare Nostrum series, which takes athletes to…

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