Colgate University has announced Villanova assistant Edward Pretre as its new head coach for men’s and women’s swimming & diving.
Carson Foster was our #1 recruit a year ago. But a certain Luca Urlando is rising fast, and we’ve got a real #1 controversy on our hands. Check out all of our updated recruit ranks of current juniors here.
California high schooler Luca Urlando broke the national public high school record in the 100 fly at prelims of his CIF Sac-Joaquin Section meet. And he did it without even going a personal-best time.
FINA will tweak the event order for the final two editions of its new Champions Series, eliminating the single-gender relays in favor of mixed-gender relays and shuffling the events over the two-day meet lineup.
59% of fans voted for the London Roar as the best team name among the four European International Swimming League franchises.
It’s not the event she’s known for. It’s not even the right stroke. But Ye Shiwen has transformed into 2019’s best 200 breaststroker.
Saint Francis High School junior Nicole Oliva is the heavy favorite in both girls distance events, and could go after some pretty lofty section records in both races.
Emily Feeney, a former high school swim coach in Pennsylvania, has been added to the U.S. Center for SafeSport’s ban database, making her permanently ineligible for membership with any Olympic sport organization.
This class is really, really, really good. See who’s moving up and who has yet to commit among the current high school junior class, which is loaded in the non-free strokes in particular.
In the hunt for the 2019 Pro Swim Series crown, it’s been the backstrokers running the show.
The Sarasota Sharks won this year’s combined YMCA Nationals points title by 25.5 over Greater Spartansburg, including some key age group swims.
The State Bar Court of California has suspended the law license of Richard Foster, an attorney who lost a years-long legal battle with former professional swimmer Dagny Knutson over his representation of her in 2010. That’s according to documents obtained by the Southern California News Group and published this week in The OC Register.
The University of Alabama has announced Indiana sprint coach Coley Stickels as its new head coach for men’s and women’s swimming & diving. Stickels was previously the associate head sprint coach for the Hoosiers.
As a result of the NCAA’s recently-updated recruiting rules, college coaches can begin calling current high school juniors as of May 1, the date the new rules go into effect.
Our latest poll was a little bit of informal market research, with the DC Trident proving the most popular team name among the four American ISL franchises announced earlier this month.