Articles by Garrett McCaffrey

Video: Schoeman and Grevers both clock :42 low in the 100 Free

Watch the video of two multiple time Olympians going head to head in the 100 freestyle. Will a pair of :42 lows be the best 100 freestyle battle of the weekend? (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/


Open Turn: College Conference Weekend, Round 2

Chris and Garrett discuss the start of ACCs, Big 12s, Pac 12s, and Big 10s on this week’s edition of Open Turn. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,


David Nolan has his own expectations this season

Even with 3 top 3 finishes as a freshman at Stanford, David Nolan wasn’t happy with NCAAs last season. This year he’s coming off a great season of training with a new staff and he’s confident about his chances at PAC 12s and NCAAs. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Rice and SMU Take Team Titles in Houston

It took 5 days of competition for the SMU Men and the Rice Women to lock down the 2013 team titles in Houston. (Swim Pic Courtesy © Josh Davis)

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SMU and WKU in a back and forth Battle with 1 day to go

The Mustangs lost their lead at one point on night 3 but rallied back to regain it heading into the final day of action in Houston. (Swim Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,

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Houston Takes the Lead on Day 2 of C-USA Championships

The SMU Women and the Men of Western Kentucky moved from the bottom of the pack into contention and the hosts from Houston have taken a surprise lead on day 2. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,

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Open Turn: SEC Breakdown

Megan Romano might be the best relay swimmer in the country and she has her Lady Bulldogs en route to their 10th SEC title. (Swim Pic Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Day 2 Prelims, Orlando Grand Prix

Becca Mann of Clearwater Aquatics earned a couple more top spots during the morning session from the Orlando YMCA. (Swim Pic Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Balancing backstroke, broadcast, and being Beisel

It wasn’t easy for the Florida junior to get back into college swimming after her second Olympics but she’s found her love for the sport just in time for championship season. (Swim Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,

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Open Turn: What’s hotter, High School Swimming or The Harlem Shake?

With independent, public and overall high school records going down within the last week it’s tough to believe that :30 second youtube videos are the hot topic in swimming…


Dax Hill says the Longhorns are ready for the Grind of Championship Season

Dax Hill is heading into his final Big 12 and NCAA Championships and he says the goal is the same as it’s always been at Texas, an NCAA Team Title. (Swim Pic Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Bauerle’s Bulldogs looking for their 10th SEC Title

Jack Bauerle talks about the season so far and the state of the Bulldogs heading into SECs. (Swim Picture Courtesy © Tim Binning,


Post Meet Interview with Jack Conger

Jack Conger talks with Matt Rees shortly after one of the most legendary high school meets of all time.


Post Meet Interview with Katie Ledecky

Katie Ledecky started off her individual schedule at the Metro Championships with a National Independent Record in the 200 freestyle (1:42.96) and followed it up with an overall National High School Record in the 500 (4:31.38), the third fastest performance all time.

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Conger and Ledecky post the Fastest 500s in High School History [UPDATE with Race Video]

Jeff Kostoff’s 500 freestyle high school record stood for almost 30 years. Coming into today it was the longest standing High School Record in the books. Not anymore… (Swim Pic Courtesy © Tim Binning,