Erik Risolvato to continue comeback under Puerto Rican flag, beginning with Central American & Caribbean Games
Erik Risolvato has had a winding swimming journey thus far, and it’s a journey that will now continue under the banner of Puerto Rico.
Natalie Hinds started her 2014 season with massive improvements over her 2013 season-opening times, including a 21.65 relay split in the 50 free.
The University of Virginia has picked up a verbal commitment from Ohio State Swim Club’s Rachel Politi, adding a third member to their incoming freshman class.
The Florida Gators hosted their All Sports Press Conference on Monday, with media getting a chance to hear from associate head coach Martyn Wilby.
Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu and American Tom Shields were the biggest winners on day 1 of the Hong Kong World Cup, at least in terms of series points.
Indiana Hoosiers loading up breaststrokes, get commitment from Junior National Teamer Miranda Tucker
The women of Indiana University will get a big breaststroke influx next fall, as they’ve added a verbal from Michigan breaststroker Miranda Tucker to a class that already includes NAG record-holder Lilly King.
Series points leaders Katinka Hosszu and Chad le Clos did enough to stay on top, with Hosszu winning 5 races and Le Clos 2 on the first day from Hong Kong.
Zoe Avestruz (in the middle in the above picture) has verbally committed to swim for the Golden Gophers, filling a big backstroke need for the Big Ten powerhouse.
Cesar Cielo and Darian Townsend made celebrity appearances at the Mesa Aquatic Club’s Jamina Winston Memorial Invite over the weekend, combining for four Masters World Records between them.
The East Carolina University men’s and women’s swimming and diving team broke five Purple-Gold meet records on Saturday morning at Minges Natatorium.
Just over a year ago, the swimming & diving programs at UNC Wilmington were set to be cut from the school’s lineup. But last week, the Seahawks were instead receiving their 2014 CAA Championship rings.
Sprint freestyler Austin Hussain has verbally committed to swim for Fresno Pacific next season.
Shannon Fitzsimmons will stay within the state of Massachusetts to begin her college career next season, jumping from Crimson Aquatics to the defending Northeast Conference (NEC) champion Assumption College Greyhounds.
Take-home #1 from the Asian Games? Kosuke Hagino is the real-deal. What he does next, though, is still in question.