Coming off of a fast morning swim of 54.02 in the 100 freestyle, Simone Manuel didn’t disappoint in finals
It was Tom Shields‘ underwater coming off of the 50m mark of the 100 fly that separated him from the field. He won the event with a 52.42.
Katie Ledecky moved to #1 in the world ranks in the 400 freestyle today in Mesa
Entering tonight as the third seed, 2012 Olympic champ Nathan Adrian took the victory over Joao De Lucca by a second and a half
Katie Meili used her easy speed to get out front early and hold off a late charge from Melanie Margalis and Madisyn Cox to take the 200 Breast in Mesa
I found out that Nathan and I were on the same page about a lot of topics last week, but perhaps the most important was the never ending argument of cats and dogs
We stumbled upon one thing that only swimmers will get: how we handle ourselves in the bathroom, and more importantly how we do it when it relates to the pool
Battling injury since his first week on Stanford’s campus, Grant Shoults persevered to a very successful freshman campaign
Here what the stars, both athletes and coaches, had to say about a whirlwind week of college swimming in Indianapolis
Ryan Murphy got his eight-peat, but John Shebat made Cal fans sweat
Andrew Seliskar went a 3:36.18 in the 400 IM this weekend, moving him up to 4th all time fastest performer, moving Michael Phelps to 5th on that list
Auboeck, Mahmoud, and Wilimovsky were all under the previous mark of 14:23.52, which was set by Connor Jaeger at the 2014 USA Winter National Championships.
Michael Chadwick’s 40.95 now makes him the 4th-fastest ever in the event and was the 6th-fastest performance ever
After lackluster performances by both of their standards, Joe Schooling and Jack Conger will take no breaks in the pool to keep chasing their goals heading into this summer
NC State junior Ryan Held touched in 41.21 in the 100 free on the last night of competition, moving up him to 7th-fastest ever in the event.