Articles by Jared Anderson

30-year-old man goes missing in South Africa’s Midmar Mile open water event

A 30-year-old swimmer has gone missing during the Midmar Mile race in South Africa this weekend.


WATCH: Selected race videos from DC Metro Champs, including Vissering & Ledecky

Check out race video’s from Washington DC’s exciting high school state championship meet that included American record-breaker Katie Ledecky and USC commit Carsten Vissering.

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Water Polo: Indiana Shuts Out Iona in the Second to Win, 12-6

Indiana earns their second victory of the year with a 12-6 win over Iona College.

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WATCH: Katie Ledecky knocks off national high school 200 free record with 1:41.55

Katie Ledecky continues to tear through her senior year of high school, breaking the national high school record in the 200 free at finals of the DC Metro Champs.


Georgia’s Y-Rapids/Quad-A swim coach Jeff DeMott added to USA Swimming’s banned list

Swim coach Jeff DeMott of the Y-Rapids/Quad-A swimming team at the Albany Area YMCA in Georgia has been officially added to USA Swimming’s banned list.


UIC sends out seniors with dominating senior day win over Cleveland State

The University of Illinois – Chicago Flames sent their seniors out with a bang, taking apart Horizon League foe Cleveland State at home.

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Ledecky goes 4:27.88 in DC Metro Champs finals for 2nd-fastest 500 in history

Just an hour or so after breaking the national high school record in the 200 free, Katie Ledecky was back to put up the second-fastest 500 free time in history, just off her American record set last night.


Kuchkarova’s touchout 200 back win leads Kansas past Iowa State in Big 12 regular season finale

Yulya Kuchkarova won a tough 200 back battle to help Kansas past Big 12 rival Iowa State at home.

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Colorado Stars coach Todd Schmitz inducted into Metro State Hall of Fame

Todd Schmitz, well-known today as the coach of Olympic champion Missy Franklin, has been inducted into the Metro State University’s Hall of Fame for his swimming achievements.

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Michigan men top MSU to cap 4th consecutive unbeaten regular season

Dylan Bosch broke an 18-year-old pool record set by Olympic great Tom Malchow.

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Katie Ledecky smashes American record with 4:26.58 in the 500 freestyle

At 17 years old, Ledecky is now the fastest woman in history in the event by nearly four full seconds.


Schooling’s 20.0 fly split powers Texas Longhorns past TCU

Joseph Schooling blasted a 20.0 butterfly split on the 200 medley relay, helping Texas close out an extraordinary regular season on top.


Paulson hits 100th event win, but Kansas leads Iowa State after day 1

Iowa State Cyclone senior Amanda Paulson got her 100th career win Friday night after taking the 50 free against Kansas, but it’s Chelsie Miller (pictured) and the Jayhawks who lead the meet 94-56.

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VIDEO: Mic’d up with La Salle coach Jamie Platt

In the tradition of the NFL and other major sports, La Salle University put a microphone on assistant swim coach Jamie Platt for the team’s dual against Penn last weekend.


Crippen Cup prize purse up to $22000, more than FINA World Cup event in UAE

The Crippen Cup 10K open water race has officially raised $22,000 in donations to fund its prize purse in its second year.