Articles by Karl Ortegon

Rhee, Nguyen, Santana Break San Diego D2 Section Records

CIF SAN DIEGO DIV. 2 CHAMPIONSHIPS May 7-10, 2017 Granite Hills High School, El Cajon, CA Results on Meet Mobile…

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Eastern Michigan Men Pick Up Illinois Sprinter Wilson Burton

The Eastern Michigan Eagles have picked up Galesburg High School senior Wilson Burton to join their incoming freshman class.

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University of Texas Women Earn Perfect APR Score from NCAA

The NCAA‘s Academic Progress Rate (APR) works to ensure that student-athletes are achieving in the classroom by measuring retention rates…


Bryce Mefford Sets the Tone at CIF Sac-Joaquin Champs

Mefford, a Cal commit, went 4-for-4, earning individual wins in the 200 free and 100 fly.


Merrell and Garcia Lead Crean Lutheran Girls to CIF-SS D2 Title

Merrell and Garcia were huge in helping Crean Lutheran take the girls’ D2 title.

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Rafaela Raurich Heads Brazilian Team for World Junior Championships

Brazil’s swimming federation, CBDA, has announced its roster for the 2017 World Junior Championships. The meet will take place in…

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FGCU Adds Melissa Steele, Jack Eichenlaub to Coaching Staff

The FGCU women’s swimming & diving program has added two to its coaching staff for next season. Melissa Steele and Jack Eichenlaub…


WATCH: Pavel Sankovich Goes 22.73 50 Free… Underwater

His time not only won the heat, but he actually beat Anthony Ervin, who just nine months ago won the Olympic gold in the 50 free.


Thoughts and Prayers Go Out to the Late Jason Turcotte and Family

Jason Turcotte, head coach and CEO of Dynamo Swim Club in Georgia, passed away over the weekend. He was selected…


UB President Tripathi Agrees to Talk with Alums After Today’s Sit-In

This morning, members of the University at Buffalo men’s and women’s swimming and diving program came together for a sit-in…

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University at Buffalo Swimmers Holding Sit-In at UB President’s Office

According to tweets posted by University at Buffalo student-run news organization The Spectrum, swimmers from the recently-cut UB men’s program…


Chase Kalisz Becomes 4th-Best U.S. Performer Ever in 200 IM at ATL PSS

Chase Kalisz just keeps picking up momentum for– if his swimming this spring is any indication– what should be an…


Nathan Adrian Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Hallie Ivester

Olympian and American record holder Nathan Adrian has posted about his recent engagement to Hallie Ivester on his Instagram account. View this…


ASU Gains Class of ’22 Verbals from Khalil Fonder, Eddie Michael

Arizona State has brought its total incoming class of 2022 to three with the additions of Virginia Gators’ Khalil Fonder and…


Hannah Stevens Becomes 10th-Best U.S. Performer with 59.40 100 Back

Hannah Stevens, a rising senior at the University of Missouri, just became the 10th-fastest American female 100 backstroker in history….