Articles by Jack McCormick

Tokyo 2020 Round-Up: Tokyo Begins Road Closures Ahead of Olympic Games

Tokyo begins shutting down roads around Olympic venues, while committees discuss potential ban of alcohol within Olympic Village.

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Sage Adams Sends Commitment to Dive at CSU-Bakersfield

Sage Adams has announced that she will be a Roadrunner this fall, committing to dive at CSUB as part of their freshman class of 2021.

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Janelle Hummingbird Announces That She Will Be Leaving Arkansas for North Texas

Hummingbird will transfer to North Texas with two years, and a Covid-19 season, of eligibility remaining in her collegiate career.

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Olympic Medalist Steele Johnson Pulls Out of Olympic Diving Trials

Halfway through the Olympic Trials competition, Steele Johnson has announced that he will be withdrawing due to a foot injury.

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Christian Hanselmann Hired to Lead Southeastern Swim Club (IN)

Christian Hanselmann will replace longtime Southeastern Swim Club head coach Andy Pedersen as the head of the club in Fishers, Indiana.

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Lees-McRae Picks Up Commitment from Nathan Higdon of Hargrave Military Academy

With his commitment to DII Lees-McRae, Higdon is the first swimmer from Hargrave to sign to swim in college in over 20 years.

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Chance Ricca and Payden Knettles Announce Commitments to Rollins College

Rollins College, a DII program in Florida, secured a pair of commitments for this fall from Chance Ricca and Payden Knettles.

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Tokyo 2020 Round-Up: US Track and Field Olympic Trials to Allow Limited Fans

The Track and Field Olympic Trials, held at the University of Oregon’s track, will allow a limited number of fans, with priority for those with vaccinations.

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Iowa’s Final NCAA Championship Qualifier, Will Myhre, Transferring to Wisconsin

Will Myhre will join the Wisconsin Badgers as one of their top breaststrokers in the fall of 2021. He will have three years of remaining NCAA eligibility.

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Two Arkansas LSC Records Fall at DM Dallas Last Chance Meet

At a last chance meet held at SMU a pair of Arkansas LSC records fell while other athletes pick up Olympic Trials time standards.

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Paralympic Swimmer Lizzi Smith Appears in Gatorade Commercial

Paralympic medalist Lizzi Smith appeared in the commercial alongside multiple of the United States’ most recognizable athletes.

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Wisconsin Badger Jacob Newmark Posts 1:49.38 200 Free to Qualify for Wave II

Newmark earned a Wave II time standard in the 200 back, while Wisconsin swimmers picked up a total of nine new Trials qualifiers at their intrasquad.

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Peacock to Debut Documentary on 2008 Olympic 400 Free Relay on June 10th

Michael Phelps will appear in the documentary centered around the relay that helped keep his bid for the most Olympic gold medals in one year alive.

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US Senators Announce Bill to Allow NCAA Athletes to Unionize

A pair of Senators have introduced a bill that would allow collegiate athletes to unionize, allowing them to collectively bargain with their schools.

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Sara Jones Announces Commitment to Concordia University for Fall of 2021

Sara Jones of Bellingham, Washington has announced that she has committed to swim at Concordia University as member of the school’s freshman class of 2021.

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