Articles by Jared Anderson

Projecting the Cut Line For the 2021 NCAA Division II Swimming Championships

We did the math – well, SwimSwam’s numbers guy Andrew Mering did – and the NCAA Division II cutlines should fall in line 17 for men and 21 for women.

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NCAA Division II Psych Sheets Drop, But With More Minimum Meet Controversy

The NCAA has released its pre-selection psych sheets for the 2021 Division II Championships. But minimum meet requirements once again created controversy.

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GMX7 Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 3/4/2021

A high school freshman, Gregg Enoch has taken more than thirty seconds off his 500 free this season, culminating in a 4:32.44 at Indiana’s State meet.


Swim of the Week: Ramadan’s Junior-Best 100 Fly of 44.32

Virginia Tech freshman Youssef Ramadan swam to the #5 spot all-time in the men’s 100-yard fly. He did it before even turning 19.


SwimSwam Pulse: 64% Predicted Slower NCAA Invite Times In 2021

Almost two-thirds of voters accurately predicted that NCAA invite times would get slower amid the pandemic in the year 2021.

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New Olympic Boss Says Tokyo Olympics Still Planning On Fans In The Stands

Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto says that as of now, the organizing committee is not considering a plan that would completely bar spectators.


British Olympic Head To Speak To Government About Vaccinating Olympians Early

British Olympic Association chairman Hugh Robertson will speak to the British government about the possibility of fully vaccinating Olympic athletes early.

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NCAA Reveals Official Psych Sheets, Cutlines For 2021 Women’s NCAA Champs

The NCAA has released its official psych sheets (along with the invite line) for the 2021 Women’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.


Another Penn State Sprint Breakout: Freshman Jake Houck Drops From 20.7 to 19.2

Penn State had three men go 19.4 or better in the 50 free this morning, led by fast-rising freshman Jake Houck, who dropped a second and a half.


4 Storylines To Watch At the 2021 March Pro Swim Series in San Antonio

Simone Manuel has logged just three official swims since the March 2020 Pro Swim Series event. She’ll make her return this week in San Antonio.


Scoring Out the Psych Sheet For the 2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming Championships

The Virginia Cavaliers sit #1 in all five relays, powering an early lead in our scoring out of the 2021 Women’s NCAA Swimming psych sheets.


How To Watch The 2021 Pro Swim Series – San Antonio (March Edition)

Prelims will stream live via, while finals will be broadcast on The Olympic Channel and tape-delayed on NBC Sports Network.


Projecting the Cutline – 2021 NCAA Women’s Division I Championships

We crunched the numbers – and the early unofficial returns say that all swimmers seeded 41st and higher will earn NCAA bids this year.


Bulgarian Swimmers Say Federation Mandated Pills Leading To Failed Doping Tests

Three young Bulgarian swimmers say their federation required them to take pills at a training camp, leading to the trio testing positive for stanozolol.


2021 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

It’s a busy morning for the Big 12, with ten prelims events lined up. 500 free champ Evie Pfeifer should lead the 400 IM field this morning.