Articles by Jared Anderson

KING girls get another 17-18 NAG record – 200 medley completes medleys sweep

USC commit Hannah Weiss led off the record-breaking relay for KING in a 28.93 backstroke leg.

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Murslack avenges 100 fly loss, flips the script for 200 fly win at Buffalo Sectionals Saturday

On Friday night, the Schechtnady Sharks’ Kathryn Rowe won her second race of Buffalo Sectionals, touching out Auburn Tiger Kristen Murslack for the win. But Saturday, Murslack got revenge, taking the 200 fly over Rowe in what was nearly a lifetime-best.

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Destin Lasco takes down 11-12 400 IM NAG at Middle Atlantic Junior Olympics

After a couple of close calls early in the meet, 12-year-old Destin Lasco broke through with a National Age Group record 4:51.03 in the 400 IM on Saturday night of the Middle Atlantic Junior Olympics.

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Vlad Morozov, Vitalina Simonova sizzle on day 2 of Russian Cup

Vlad Morozov spent day 2 of the Russian Cup where he’s spent so much time in his career: leading a sprint freestyle field. Meanwhile Vitalina Simonova put up perhaps the performance of the meet so far with a 2014 Russian-best 2:24.66 in the 200 breast.

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Rangelova wins three, just misses own national record at Bulgarian Nationals day 2

Nina Rangelova picked up three more wins on the second day of Bulgarian Nationals, one individual and two relays.

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2014 Commonwealth Games: Day 2 finals preview – defending champs face tough tests

Can Alicia Coutts come from the third seed to repeat as the women’s 100 fly champ?

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WATCH: Every day 1 Semi-final from the Commonwealth Games

Check out race videos of all semifinals from the first night of the Commonwealth Games, including Alia Atkinson’s Games Record in the 50 breaststroke.

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RACE VIDEOS: Day 1 preliminary heats from the Commonwealth Games

Can’t get enough of the Commonwealth Games? SwimSwam has you covered with this collection of race videos from day 1 prelims in Glasgow.

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Indiana’s Emily Weiss rockets to top of 13-year-old rankings with 1:11.19 in 100 breast

13-year-old Emily Weiss went 1:11.19 to win the 100 breaststroke, putting up the fastest time for a 13-year-old girl that we could find in USA Swimming’s database.

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Schneider, MacDonald blaze fast times at Oxford, Ohio Sectionals

Josh Schneider nearly snuck under 22 seconds in winning the 50 free this week at the Oxford Sectionals.

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Chelsie Miller wins 400 IM at Shenandoah Sectionals Thursday night

Thursday night’s action at the Speedo Sectional in Shenandoah, Texas was brief, with just four individual events and two relay races among the slated events. Rising Kansas junior Chelsie Miller grabbed the headlines, winning the women’s 400 IM in runaway fashion.

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Cunha nips Jennings in Open Water photo finish to claim World Cup lead

Brazil’s Ana Marcela Cunha won a nailbiter at the Lac St. Jean, Canada stop of FINA’s Open Water 10K World Cup to take over the lead in the points standings. Meanwhile Germany’s Andreas Waschburger picked up the men’s win on what’s been a German-dominated tour so far.

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Brown to split men’s and women’s teams after coach’s retirement

Brown University (pictured is its Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center) will be splitting it’s men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs on the heels of longtime head coach Peter Brown’s retirement.

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Brown University adds 10 men, 9 women for 2014-2015

The Ivy League’s Brown University Bears have announced 19 incoming freshmen for the coming season, 10 on the men’s side and 9 on the women’s.

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Breeja Larson, Thiago Parravicini with dominating breaststroke wins at Shenandoah Sectional

The 200 breaststrokers were the highlight of Wednesday night’s action in Shenandoah, Texas, as Breeja Larson and Thiago Parravicini put up big times in winning Speedo Sectional titles.

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