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CHAMPS: Cal Women Make it 3 in 4 Years

The Cal women earned their 3rd title in 4 years on the final day in Auburn. Bet you couldn’t guess which NCAA Record went down on Saturday. Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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Cielo Adds 100 Free Title to Close SA Champs

Brazil’s Cesar Cielo tacked a 100 free title onto his earlier wins in the 50 free and fly on the final day of the South American Championships. ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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Wendy Trott Wins NCAA’s Elite 89 Award

Georgia’s Wendy Trott is a champion not only in the pool, but in the classroom as well. ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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Up/Downs on Final Day of Women’s NCAA’s

Sara Isakovic will jump onto the free relay for Cal in the finals, and so long as that relay doesn’t DQ, Cal should be your 2012 Champions. ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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Beisel, Leverenz, Hosszu All Take Top Seeds on Day 3

Caitlin Leverenz, Elizabeth Beisel, and Katinka Hosszu had an epic showdown in the 400 IM. Now, they’ll each get their own spotlight in the 200-yard races.

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Quintero Top Seed in 100 Free

USC Freshman Cristian Quintero is the top seed in the 100 free at the South American Championships in 50.05. Cielo…

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Leisel Jones Makes 4th Australian Olympic Team

Leisel Jones didn’t win the 100 breaststroke, but she was good enough to make her 4th Australian Olympic Team. Photo Courtesy ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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Comparative Scoring After Day 2 at Women’s NCAA’s

Cindy Tran’s win in the 100 back led the Cal Bears to a big lead after 2 days. Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com

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A&M’s Breeja Larson Breaks NCAA, American, U.S. Open Records

Texas A&M’s Breeja Larson might be the fastest-rising swimmer of the last decade after breaking the U.S. Open Record in the 100 breaststroke

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Maya DiRado Breaks National Age Group Record in 400 IM

Not one, not two, but three national records were broken in the women’s 400 IM. USC’s Katinka Hosszu broke the NCAA…

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Hosszu Breaks NCAA, Leverenz American, Records in 400 IM

Back in the early days of swimming, all-time records would be dropped by a few seconds at a time. Advances…

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Cal Breaks 200 Medley Relay NCAA Record

The Cal quartet of Cindy Tran, Caitlin Leverenz, Colleen Fotsch, and Liv Jensen broke the NCAA Record in the 200 medley,…

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4 National Records Rock Day 2 of Women’s NCAA’s

Cal’s Sara Isakovic was one of three Cal victories on day 2 at Women’s NCAA’s. She was also the only swimmer in the first 4 races without an NCAA Record.

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Cielo Goes Sub-22 in 50 Free at SA Championships

Cielo looked spectacular in the 50 free, and Thiago Pereira’s new IM strategy is paying-off big time early.

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3 More National Records Go Down in Switzerland

A total of 5 National Records have gone down in 2 days in Zurich. Virginia’s David Karasek also earned a European Champs bid.

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