Articles by Braden Keith

Penn State Adds Assistant Priscilla Barletta to Coaching Staff

Penn State announced on Tuesday the hiring of Priscilla Barletta as a new assistant coach with the Nittany Lions’ men’s and…

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Megan Jendrick Inducted into State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame

2-time Olympic gold medalist Megan Jendrick is one of 7 athletes who will be inducted into the State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame in 2019.

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Mehdy Metella Swims 51.4 in 100 Fly on Day 1 of 2019 French Open

Metella had the top point-scoring swim of the day, though the women’s field is much deeper this week in Chartres at the French Open Swimming Championships

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Marsh, Roach, and Hawke Named Coaches of ISL Team LA Current

David Marsh (above) was the head coach of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Women’s Team, and is currently serving as the head coach at UCSD.

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Michigan Swimming Commit Named State’s Top Water Polo PLayer

For the 2nd-straight season, Michigan swimming commit Claire Tuttle has been named her state’s top high school water polo player.

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Iowa to Host 2020 Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships

The Indiana women won their 6th Big Ten Championship in program history in 2019 in front of a home crowd in Bloomington.

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Ohio YMCA Swim Coach Indicted on 36 Counts of Gross Sexual Imposition

Hopkins, 25, has been indicted on 36 counts of gross sexual imposition involving 28 first grade students at Clearcreek Elementary.

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Qin Haiyang Swims 59.3 in 100 Breaststroke at San Diego Splash & Dash

Qin Haiyang, the current World Junior Record holder in the 200 breaststroke, swam a new lifetime best in the 100 meter race this weekend.

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Marlins of Raleigh 10 & Unders Break Another National Age Group Record

The 10 & unders of the Marlins of Raleigh now hold the fastest 10 & under long course relays, of either gender, in USA Swimming history

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Start Lists Unveiled for 2019 Sette Colli Trophy

Adam Peaty (above) is among the mountain of stars who are entered for this weekend’s Sette Colli Trophy in Rome, Italy.

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Colorado Rep. Diana DeGette Proposes Legislation to Reform USOC

Colorado U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette announced new legislation on Monday that would create a blue ribbon commission to investigate and reform the USOC.

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Former ‘Open’ World Record Holder Peder Dahlberg Breaks Masters World Records

As a young man, Dahlberg was a World Record holder and American Record holder in open competition; now 70, he has broken 2 Masters World Records.

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Distance Freestyler Leah DeGeorge Continues Bolles-to-Florida Tradition

Leah DeGeorge, the defending Florida 1A State Champion in the 500 free, is the 2nd Bolles swimmer to commit to the Florida women in the class of 2020.

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Marlins of Raleigh Relay Takes 2 Seconds Off Old 10 & Under National Record

From left to right – Devon Whitlock, Chloe Light, Shayna Elgart, Lorelei Schmidt – dressed in their luau gear after breaking a National Age Group Record.

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Fish Out of Water: The SwimSwam Podcast Now on iTunes and Spotify!

Big news: the new SwimSwam podcast, Fish Out of Water, is now available for listening, for free, on both Apple…

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