Articles by Jared Anderson

Relay DQ Costs 20, But Energy Standard Loses 28 Points To Cali On Day 1

When Energy Standard won the Indianapolis ISL event, they led the Cali Condors by 20.5 on day 1. In Naples, they trail by 7.5. We break down the differences.


Conor Dwyer Suspended 20 Months For Inserting Testosterone Pellets

Two-time Olympic champ Conor Dwyer has been suspended for 20 months after a panel found he “had testosterone pellets inserted in his body” according to USADA.


Pepperdine Cancels Day 1 Of Malibu Invite Due To Fires, Air Quality

Pepperdine University has canceled day 1 of its home swimming & diving invite due to wildfires in California that are affecting air quality in the area.

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Hardest (SCY) Event Bracket: 400 IM Bests 200 Fly By Almost 800 Votes

Congratulations 400 IMers. You’ve been voted the hardest event by a wide margin. But you still have to swim the 400 IM, so are you really the winners here?


VIDEO INTERVIEW: Olivia Smoliga Is Going To Breathe Less In Skins Race

There’s not much time to breathe between 8 swims in two sessions – Olivia Smoliga’s Indy lineup. But the Condor says her Naples strategy is breathing less.


Abrahm DeVine Details Specific Mistreatment, References Punishments

DeVine hinted at more specific mistreatment he says he faced as a member of the Stanford swim program, and referenced punishments by USA Swimming & Stanford.


SwimSwam Pulse: 62% Pick Cal As Men’s #1 Team Preseason

Defending champs Cal nearly doubled up the votes of Texas, which won four straight before last season. All other programs got only about 5% of the votes.


Dolfin Swim of the Week: Paige Madden’s Huge 4:38 In 500 Free

Paige Madden was faster last weekend in the 500 free than she went at Virginia’s mid-season rest meet last year. She leads the nation by almost 9 seconds.


Elizabeth Beisel on Survivor, Episode 3: The Coolest Water Challenge Ever

The immunity challenge heads back to the water, giving Elizabeth Beisel another clear chance to shine. But the women’s alliance is on the rocks in week 3.


Nick Daddabbo’s Interim Ban Removed From SafeSport Database

Daddabbo lost his job and was suspended last year after a vigilante group posted a video in which Daddabbo was allegedly trying to meet an underage boy.


2019 ISL Naples Preview: Avenues of Opportunity for All 4 Teams Explored

We break down each of the four teams in Group A: where can they improve their Indy scoring performances at this week’s Naples event?


A Viewer’s Guide To the International Swimming League’s Naples Stop

Energy Standard returns all of its winning team from Indy, but the Cali Condors add star sprinter Caeleb Dressel to their roster.


Defending Champs Stanford, Cal Top Preseason CSCAA Polls

The defending champs sit #1 in both the women’s and men’s preseason CSCAA polls. Meanwhile the Virginia women have surged all the way to #2.


Former Swim Coach Savannah Reis Indicted On Sexual Battery In Mississippi

The 34-year-old Reis was added to the U.S. Center for SafeSport’s banned database back in July. She previously coached for PEAQ Aquatics in Mississippi.


Hardest (SCY) Event Bracket: 400 IM vs 200 Fly In the Final

Three rounds are behind us, and the 400 IM and 200 fly have made the final by identical 71-29 margins in the semifinals.


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