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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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…

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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.

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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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