Articles by Coleman Hodges

Ryan Murphy would love an avocado sponsorship (Video)

Cal’s Olympic backstroke duo of Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley battled closely in the 200 back tonight in Santa Clara

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Beisel is BACK after 8 month training break (Video)

In her first race since the Rio Olympics, Elizabeth Beisel made a triumphant return to the pool, garnering a 2nd place finish in the 400 IM


No Mile for Clark Smith at World Champ Trials (Video)

Texas’ Clark Smith was the only man to break 3:50 tonight, taking it out in 1:53.54 to lead the race from start to finish


Kelsi Worrell has new motivations going into this summer (Video)

Olympic gold medalist Kelsi Worrell rocked a season best 57.44 to dominate the 100 fly field, clipping .06 off her former season best of 57.50

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Katie Drabot: “My experience at NCAA’s helped me move forward” (Video)

Stanford’s Katie Drabot had a big swim in the 400 free, knocking 3 seconds off her lifetime best to win the race in 4:08.33

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Prenot: “The field makes it nerve wracking, but also makes us better”

Prenot took to his usual back-half surge, however, taking off and never looking back as he won the race in 2:10.80.

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Simone and Lia have very different takes on the 100 Free (Video)

Simone Manuel and Lia Neal took the top 2 spots in the 100 free in Santa Clara, but had very different things to say about it

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Jack Conger still unsure of event lineup at Trials (Video)

Dressel was the fastest of the field coming home in the 100 fly with his 27.17 closing split, but Conger did just enough to secure the gold, holding him off with a 52.24


Nathan Adrian shares secret to age-enhanced consistency (Video)

Cal’s Nathan Adrian ran away with the 100 free, flipping in 23.41 en route to his 48.55 for gold.

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Coleman’s Carpool: Michael Chadwick going home to Charlotte (Video)

Michael Chadwick was kind enough to take a ride with Coleman the day he was getting ready to leave Columbia, MO. for the summer to return to his hometown of Charlotte

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Coleman’s Carpool: Kara Lynn Joyce talks LEAD Sports Summit (Video)

The LEAD Sports Summit is Kara’s baby; the event she has started from the ground up. It’s the culmination of what she wants to give back to the sport that gave her so much

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Coleman’s Carpool: We talked to (most of) the DeLoof Fam Bam (Video)

You could really tell that Catie, Gabby, Ali, and Richard all have their own personalities and roles in the family. And I didn’t even get to meet Jackie or Mom!

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Top 20 (…+3) Quotes from the Atlanta Pro Swim (Video)

See the top video interview highlights from the Arena Pro Swim in Atlanta. There’s so many good ones, we couldn’t even narrow it down to 20 +1 this time!

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Kevin Cordes: I’ve found a good rhythm in training lately” (Video)

After getting too sick to swim on Friday, Kevin Cordes opted to swim the 100 Breast in Atlanta on Sunday


Melanie Margalis: “My freestyle is on a new level lately” (Video)

Melanie Margalis opened up a big lead on the backstroke leg and continued to extend it throughout the rest of the race, touching 1st in a time of 2:11.43

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