Articles by Hannah Hecht

Andrew Holds Strong in Lawrence, But No More PRs to Follow 400y IM

Michael Andrew wrapped up this weekend at his senior circuit meet in Lawrence, Kansas with strong in-season performances, but no swims rivaled his personal best 400 IM from Saturday.

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South Carolina Women Take SEC Double Dual, Men Lose to Mizzou

MIZZOU VS. SOUTH CAROLINA VS. ARKANSAS Saturday, October 14th Mizzou Aquatic Center Columbia, Missouri Results WOMEN’S MEET The University of…

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Minnesota State Mavericks Sweep All Events over UW-Eau Claire

MINNESOTA STATE- MANKATO VS. UW EAU-CLAIRE Friday, October 13th McPhee Pool Eau Claire, Wisconsin Results The Minnesota State Maverick women…

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Beeler, Flatt Lead Huskers to 68-Point Win over Northern Iowa

NEBRASKA VS. NORTHERN IOWA Friday, October 13th University of Northern Iowa Wellness & Recreation Center Cedar Falls, Iowa Results Nebraska…

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College Swimming Preview: Eyes on Comerford Leading #6 Louisville

After her breakout year both on the NCAA and the world stage last year, the sky is really the limit for Mallory Comerford, who will rematch some of the best swimmers in history in the freestyle events.

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College Swimming Preview: #8 Indiana Up to Face Challenges

Though Indiana doesn’t have the relays or the incoming classes that other NCAA programs have, its brute individual-event strength will keep it relevant in 2018.

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Qin Haiyang Lowers His 200 Breast WJR, Chinese NR in Tianjin

13TH ANNUAL NATIONAL GAMES OF CHINA Tianjin, China August 27th – September 8th LCM SwimSwam Meet Preview Day 1 Recap…

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Ryan Lochte Set to Make Return at 2017 U.S. Open (Psych Sheets)

Though he didn’t end up making his comeback earlier this month at the L.A. Invite, Ryan Lochte is slated to swim the U.S. Open next week. You can see full psych sheets here.

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A Cultural Victory for Brazil’s 1st-Ever Women’s LC Worlds Pool Title

Tonight in Budapest, Etiene Medeiros won both a personal victory and a cultural victory for Brazilian women with the country’s first ever long course swimming title in a women’s event.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

2017 FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 30th Budapest, Hungary LCM (50m) Full Competition Schedule Meet…

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Should Nations Like Brazil Focus on Non-Olympic Stroke 50s?

Given Brazil’s medals in the men’s 50 breast and 50 fly, and their likely women’s 50 back medal tomorrow (Etiene Medeiros, pictured above), a question arises. Is it worth it for nations like Brazil to focus on the stroke 50s?

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Adam Peaty Puts Up 2nd Swim in History under 26 to Win 50 Breast

Tonight, Great Britain’s 22-year-old breaststroke titan Adam Peaty put up the second-fastest swim in history and only second-ever swim under 26 with 25.99 to defend his 2015 title in the men’s 50 breaststroke.

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Gabriele Detti Sets European Record in the 800 Free with 7:40.77

Gabriele Detti has taken over his teammate Gregorio Paltrinieri’s European record in the 800 free with 7:40.77 for the gold medal tonight in Budapest.

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Georgia Davies Lowers Her Own British Record w/ 27.49 50 Back in Semis

26-year-old British swimming veteran Georgia Davies took down her own 3-year-old British record tonight in the 50 back semifinals in Budapest, swimming 27.49.

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2017 FINA World Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

2017 FINA WORLD SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Sunday, July 23rd – Sunday, July 30th Budapest, Hungary LCM (50m) Full Competition Schedule Meet…

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