The IMer was supposed to go to med school this fall after what would’ve been her final summer as a competitive swimmer. Now what?
Pebley, a 2016 Olympian for Team USA, also urged USA Swimming leadership to advocate for postponing the 2020 Olympics, which are still running as planned.
With the 2019-20 NCAA season all but concluded, Bell was the fastest freshman in the country in the 100 breaststroke at 51.39.
Russia’s top swimmers will continue to train for the Olympics after news broke earlier this week that their Olympic Trials would be postponed indefinitely.
All in-person recruiting meetings between high school athletes and coaches are now prohibited for all NCAA sports until April 15, effective today.
Organizers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics reiterated that the Games will go on as planned despite the ongoing pandemic due to the novel coronavirus.
At the 2019 Winter Junior Championships – West, Matheson climbed to eighth in the 500 free, ninth in the mile, and scored in C-finals of the 200 fly/400 IM.
American record-holders Abbey Weitzeil, Ryan Hoffer, and Beata Nelson were among the 33 semifinalists for the James E. Sullivan Award.
Curzan has only been quicker once before this, a 57.87 from this past summer that sits just off of Torri Huske’s 57.71 15-16 NAG record.
The team of Michael Cotter, Lance Norris, David Greeley and Braeden Haughey combined for a 6:36.61 to break the record of 6:38.07 set by DART in 2018.
Brooke Forde returns to defend her 2019 crown, holding the best time of anyone in the field by at least a half-second at 4:31.34.
Beata Nelson stormed to the win in this event last year, erasing every record to become the fastest female 100-yard backstroker in history.
Katie Ledecky had a great swim to start off the Des Moines stop of the 2020 Pro Swim Series, collecting the 1500 free victory with a 15:29.51.
Texas A&M junior Anna Belousova has finished her athletic career with the Aggies, according to her Instagram post a few days ago.
Last year, MacNeil qualified for A-finals in all three of her events; the 100 fly, 100 back and 50 free. She won’t do the 100 back this year, though.