Articles by Jared Anderson

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.

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HardCore Swim of the Week: Hinds starting the season on a high note for Florida

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.

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Virginia gets verbal from Ohio State Swim Club’s butterflyer/backstroker Rachel Politi

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.

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VIDEO: Florida assistant Martyn Wilby addresses media at All Sports press conference

The Florida Gators hosted their All Sports Press Conference on Monday, with media getting a chance to hear from associate head coach Martyn Wilby.

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Shields, Hosszu earn most World Cup points on day 1 in Hong Kong, leaders stay the same

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.

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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.

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Five wins for Hosszu to open World Cup’s second cluster on day 1 in Hong Kong

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.

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Gophers continue to crush in-state recruiting, getting state’s top prospect Zoe Avestruz

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.

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Cielo and Townsend combine for four Masters World Records at Mesa meet

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.

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ECU Pirates Set Five Meet Records In Annual Purple-Gold Meet

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.

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PHOTO VAULT: UNC-W’s ring ceremony from the season that almost wasn’t

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.

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Fresno Pacific men add verbal from sprinter Austin Hussain

Sprint freestyler Austin Hussain has verbally committed to swim for Fresno Pacific next season.

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Crimson freestyer Shannon Fitzsimmons headed to Assumption College

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.

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Final Medal Tally, 4 Big Things from the 2014 Asian Games

Take-home #1 from the Asian Games? Kosuke Hagino is the real-deal. What he does next, though, is still in question.

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PHOTO VAULT: LSU’s Purple-Gold Intrasquad meet

Amber Carter won two events to power the Purple team to victory. Check out a photo gallery of the intrasquad meet here.

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