Articles by Jared Anderson

U.S. National Team: Projected Athlete Funding Lists – Saunderson Clips Lochte

Not all US National Teamers earn monthly stipends. We break down top world ranks to get the list of 52 athletes who should earn funding in 2019-2020.

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NCAA Qualifier Ruslan Gaziev Sitting Out NCAA Season With Olympic Redshirt

Ohio State’s freshman NCAA qualifier Ruslan Gaziev will sit out what would have been his sophomore season, preparing for an Olympic bid for Canada.

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2019-2020 US National Team Qualifying Closes: Projected Roster Here

The qualifying period has closed – who is in line to make the 2019-2020 U.S. National Team and get the accompanying benefits?

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ISL Logo Bracket Challenge: Final Round Is London Roar vs New York Breakers

It’s the finals of our International Swimming League (ISL) logo bracket challenge – and we’ve got a battle across the Atlantic between London and New York.

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Canadian Faith Knelson To Defer NCAA Enrollment at Arizona

Blue chip breaststroker Faith Knelson will defer her enrollment at the University of Arizona until after the 2020 Olympic season.

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2019 World Junior Championships: Day 5 Prelims Preview

We’re down to the penultimate morning of the 2019 World Junior Championships. Here are the storylines to watch for this morning:

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Taylor Ruck Will Redshirt 2019-2020 NCAA Season, Will Train in Canada

Stanford’s Taylor Ruck has confirmed to SwimSwam that she will sit out the ’19-’20 college season while remaining in Canada to train for the 2020 Olympics.

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Dolfin Swim of the Week: US Junior Boys Beat Pan Ams, WUGs in 4×200 Relay

Jake Magahey, Luca Urlando, Jake Mitchell and Carson Foster went 7:08.37, the best U.S. relay this year outside of World Championships.

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Transfer Erge Gezmis Will Not Redshirt, Will Compete For NC State In 2019-2020

Despite early plans to redshirt this season, Florida transfer Erge Gezmis will indeed compete for the NC State Wolfpack in 2019-2020.

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Arizona State’s Jarod Arroyo Deferring Enrollment Until Post-2020 Olympics

Would-be Arizona State freshman Jarod Arroyo is deferring his enrollment until the fall of 2020 to participate in Puerto Rico’s Olympic preparation program.

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NCAA Relay Scorer Giovanni Izzo Redshirting From NC State

NCAA relay scorer and ACC relay champion Giovanni Izzo of NC State will be sitting out with an Olympic redshirt this season, the program confirmed.

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2019 World Junior Championships: Day 4 Prelims Preview

Jade Hannah is coming off a lifetime-best 200 back and is looking for repeat gold in the 50 back, which would give her a sweep of the backstrokes in Budapest.

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Legendary Georgia High School Coach Pete Higgins Dies at Age 86

Georgia high school coach and 2016 NISCA Hall of Fame inductee Robert Nash “Pete” Higgins died yesterday at the age of 86.

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WATCH: ‘The Swimmer’, A 2-Minute Film About A 90-Year-Old Who Swims Every Day

You can watch the short film “The Swimmer” – a two-minute video about Walter Strohmayer, a 90-year-old who swims each morning.

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Breaking Down U.S. National Team Funding For 2019-2020

Only swimmers with world ranks in the top 16 will earn funding. You can see the full amounts for professional, NCAA and high school swimmers here.

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