Articles by Jared Anderson

Manaudou sets new World Textile Best 100 free at French Short-Course Championships Finals

Florent Manaudou is now the fastest 100 freestyler ever in textile, after going 45.04 in prelims of French Nationals.


Texas Invite Day 2 prelims: Cordes goes 50.8, 200 free showdowns loom

Kevin Cordes was just a tenth off his own American record at prelims of the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational.


Ledecky Tops Missy in 200 Free; Missy Tops Bootsma in 100 Back in Day 2 Prelims at Winter Nationals

Cindy Tran and the Cal medley relays were off to a very good start on Friday morning, taking the top two spots in the 200 medley relay.


Water Rats Swim for the Philippines, Raising Over $41,500

The Westport Weston Family Y Water Rat Swim Team raised more than $41,500 with a fundraiser called “Swim for the Philippines.”

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Tandy 18.9 at Day 1 finals of Texas Invite

Margo Geer and the Arizona Wildcats tore up day one of the Texas Hall of Fame Invitational.


17-year-old de Luccas breaks South American record at Brazil Junior Champs

17-year-old Natalia de Luccas set a new South American record in the 200-meter backstroke at the Brazil Junior Champs


Franklin, Ledecky nominated for USSA Athlete of the Year

Missy Franklin (far left) and Katie Ledecky (far right) join a star-studded field of nominees for USSA Athlete of the Year

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Video: Maya DiRado talks Stanford swimming, A&M Invite and fall training

Stanford senior Maya Dirado leads the NCAA with 4 individual “A” cut times. She talks about the season so far, the impact of a healthy Felicia Lee and the difference between fall and winter training.


Third meet record for Meilutyte at Gymnasiade, Italians impress

Lithuanian star Ruta Meilutyte continued to add to her record count at the Gymnasiade, winning the 100 free and shattering the meet record after doing the same in the 50 free and 50 breast.

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Dreamfuel launches crowd-funding site for athletes with Plummer, Jennings on board

A crowd-funding platform for Olympic hopefuls launches today under the banner of Dreamfuel. Above is a video of one of Dreamfuel’s first campaigns, U.S. Olympic hopeful David Plummer.


Trinity Lutheran in Washington to add men’s and women’s swimming programs

Trinity Lutheran College announced it will add men’s and women’s swimming teams to its athletic department


Cseh takes 7 total medals at Hungarian University Nationals

Laszlo Cseh won 4 gold medals and 3 silvers at the Hungarian University Nationals over the weekend. Cseh started the…

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A&M Natatorium to be renovated, adding fourth pool a possibility.

Texas A&M University is renovating its rec center, meaning big upgrades for its current pools and the potential addition of another 8-lane pool in 2015.


NCAA Division II Landscape Changes Drastically

Two top-tier Division II swimming and diving programs start their transition to Division I this year, leaving behind what should be a vastly different national championship meet at the DII level.


Meegan, O’Brien break records at Irish short course nationals, 14 total records fall

Andrew Meegan became the first Irishman under 8 minutes in the 800, Shauna O’Brien broke two national records and 12-year-old Antoinette Neamt smashed a junior record in the 1500.

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