Articles by Karl Ortegon

2017 W. NCAA 200 IM Preview: Eastin Hunting for Her Own Records

Ella Eastin will look to take her NCAA, American, and U.S. Open marks to new heights in the 200 IM.


2017 W. NCAA 100 Fly Preview: No Favor Given in a Very Loaded Field

Gia Dalesandro destroyed her own personal best at Big Tens this year, earning her the 5th seed in a very tight field for the 100 fly.


2017 W. NCAA Picks: Ella Eastin to Take On All Challengers in 200 Fly

2017 WOMEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 15- Saturday, March 18 IUPUI Natatorium- Indianapolis, IN Psych Sheet Championship…


NCAA Women’s 100 Free Preview: Manuel the Favorite, Silver Unclear

2017 WOMEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 15 – Saturday, March 18 IUPUI Natatorium, Indianapolis, IN Psych Sheet…


Cal’s Long Gutierrez Sticking to Freestyle, No 100 Fly-200 Free Double

NCAA men’s championships pre-selection sheets Cal’s Long Gutierrez has entered in the 50 free, 200 free, and 100 free for NCAAs,…


Will Licon to Shoot for 100 Breast Title Instead of the 400 IM at NC’s

Texas senior Will Licon has entered the 200 IM, 100 breast, and 200 breast for the 2017 NCAA Men’s Championships later this month.


Lane Stone and Madelyn Donohoe Impress at PV SC Senior Champs

2017 PV SHORT COURSE SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS Where: University of Maryland When: March 2nd – March 5th Results on Meet Mobile…


D2 NCAA Female Qualifiers Largely More American than International

So where exactly do NCAA qualifiers come from? They come from years of hard work, supportive coaches, friends, and often…


Mallory Comerford Scratches Tonight, Heads Home to Prep for NCAAs

Mallory Comerford will not swim her two events tonight.

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101 International Men Competing at NCAA D2 Championships

Anton Lobanov of Nova Southeastern, the top seed in the 100 breast and D2 record holder, hails from Russia.


Ella Ristic Posts #5 13-14 100 Free at Arena Pro Swim Series – Indy

Ella Ristic swam a 56.25 to move her to #5 all-time in the 13-14 100 free rankings.


Dare Rose Moves to #4 in 13-14 100m Fly, Passes Phelps

2017 ARENA PRO SWIM SERIES – INDIANAPOLIS Thursday, March 2nd-Saturday, March 4th Indianapolis, Indiana Psych Sheets Live Results Dare Rose,…

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Amanda Kendall Pops 22.10 to Win 50 Free at American SC Champs

Amanda Kendall (22.10) and Isabella Arcila (22.48) finished 1st and 2nd, respectively, in the 50 free– both representing Canyons Aquatic Club.

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2017 Arena Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Nathan Adrian led the way this morning in the 100 free, and he’ll try to take the win tonight.


Margalis Scratches 400 Free, Will Vie for 200 Breast Title in Indy

Rio Olympian Melanie Margalis, who went 4:11.06 for the 2nd-fastest time in the 400 free this morning, has scratched out of that final.

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