Articles by Karl Ortegon

Oregon State Women’s Swimming Seeks New Head Coach

The Oregon State women’s swim program has posted a job listing for women’s head swimming & diving coach. The previous head…


Olympic Trials Preview: Franklin, Dirado to Fend Off Teens in 200 Back

The 19& under U.S. talent in the backstroke is starting to creep up on the tried-and-true Olympians up top, and Missy & co. will need to be on their game in the 200 back finals at Trials.


2016 U.S. Olympic Trials: Cordes Leads Tight Field in Men’s 200 Breast

Kevin Cordes won a silver medal at last year’s World Champs with a quick 2:08.05.


Fossil Ridge Boys Win 2nd-Ever Title at Colorado 5A Champs

Danny Kovac had some big swims to help propel Fossil Ridge to their 2nd-straight Colorado 5A title over Regis Jesuit.

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Cheyenne Mountain Boys Defend Colorado 4A Title, Hicks Sets 4A Record

Full results Cheyenne Mountain defended their title from last year with a win at the Colorado 4A boys’ state championships….

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Finnish Women Break Nat’l 400 Medley Relay Record, Move Closer to Rio

Jenna Laukkanen’s powerful 1:06.42 breaststroke split helped the Finnish women break the national 400 medley relay record tonight.


Judit Ignacio Posts New Spanish Record During 100 Fly Semis at Euros

2016 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Monday, May 16th – Sunday, May 22nd Prelims: 10:00 AM (London Time) / 5:00 AM (Eastern Time)…

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Sarah Sjostrom Busts 200 Free Meet Record in Relay Leadoff at Euros

Sjostrom demolished the rest of the leadoff legs in the 800 free relay final at the European Championships.

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Kathleen Dawson Re-Breaks Own 100 Back Scottish Record

2016 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Monday, May 16th – Sunday, May 22nd Prelims: 10:00 AM (London Time) / 5:00 AM (Eastern Time)…

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2016 U.S. Olympic Trials: Youth and Experience to Clash in W. 50 Free

Abbey Weitzeil is a young star in the making who will be vying for a spot on the Olympic team in the 50 free.


Andreas Vazaios Takes Down Own Greek National Record in 200 IM

The 22-year-old is the top seed going into the 200 IM finals at the 2016 European Championships.

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Rangelova Re-Breaks Own Bulgarian Record in 100 Free Semis at Euros

2016 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY 2 Monday, May 16th – Sunday, May 22nd Prelims: 10:00 AM (London Time) / 5:00 AM (Eastern…

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2016 Olympic Trials: Vollmer Back on Top of American 100 Butterfly

Dana Vollmer was made for the 100 fly. The 28-year-old dominated the race at the 2012 Olympics en route to…


2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Charlotte: Day Four Finals Live Recap

Dana Vollmer put down the fastest 100 free time by an American female this year in prelims this morning.


Chloe Clark, Chenoa Devine Impress at CIF Sac-Joaquin Championships

Davis’ Chenoa Devine won the 200 and 500 freestyles, helping her team to a 2nd place finish in the team standings behind Granite Bay.


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