Articles by Karl Ortegon

Adrian, Ervin, Dwyer Scratch 100 Free Final on Night 3 of Santa Clara

Nathan Adrian posted a solid 48.17 during this morning’s 100 free prelims, but won’t be back to swim it tonight.

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2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Santa Clara: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Ryan Murphy defeated Aussie backstroke rival Mitch Larkin in the 100 back last night, and this morning they’ll jockey for finals positions in the 200 back.

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WATCH: Litherland and Margalis Swim Impressive Doubles in Indy

Melanie Margalis won the 100 breast and hung tough with Leah Smith minutes before, while Jay Litherland won the 200 free and 400 IM last night. Watch all the race videos from night one of the Arena PSS – Indianapolis right here.

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WATCH: Sun Yang and Conor Dwyer Battle in 200 Free at Santa Clara PSS

Watch Sun Yang and Conor Dwyer’s battle in the 200 free from last night.

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Leah Smith’s 4:03.33 Makes Her 4th Fastest American Ever in 400 Free

2016 ARENA PRO SWIM SERIES AT INDIANAPOLIS Friday, June 3 – Sunday, June 5, 2016 IUPUI Natatorium / Indianapolis, IN…

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2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

David Plummer rocked a 53.24 in the 100 back this morning, and will race again before a Mitch Larkin v. Ryan Murphy battle in California later tonight.

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Sun Yang Scratches from 400 Free Final in Santa Clara

This morning, Sun churned out a very strong 3:43.55, the 2nd-ranked time in the world this year.

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Drew Kibler Puts Up Two 15-16 Age Group Top 8 Times in Indy

2016 ARENA PRO SWIM SERIES AT INDIANAPOLIS Friday, June 3 – Sunday, June 5, 2016 IUPUI Natatorium / Indianapolis, IN…

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Only Two Scratches Before Night 2 of the Arena PSS – Indianapolis

Gunnar Bentz dropped the 200 breast in order to focus on the 200 fly, where he has a shot at a win.

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5 Big Things from Day 1 of the 2016 Arena PSS – Indianapolis

Melanie Margalis had quite a double today, earning new best times in both the 200 free and 100 breast and getting a win in the latter race.

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Caeleb Dressel Hits New 100 Free Best Time with a 48.74 in Tennessee

Caeleb Dressel, who was a pedestrian 50.71 in prelims of this race this morning, rocked a new personal best in the finals tonight.

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2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Leah Smith will try to put up another lifetime best in the 200 free tonight in Indianapolis.

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No A-Final Scratches for Day 1 Finals of Arena PSS – Santa Clara

Caitlin Leverenz will try to fend off Keryn McMaster and Celina Li in the 400 IM A final tonight in Santa Clara.

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Jimmy Deiparine Sets New Filipino Record in 100 Breast in Santa Clara

Jimmy Deiparine swam a 1:02.08 to break Josh Hall’s 2011 record of 1:02.23.

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2016 Arena Pro Swim Series – Santa Clara: Day 1 Prelims Live Recap

2016 ARENA PRO SWIM SERIES AT SANTA CLARA Friday, June 3 – Sunday, June 5, 2016 George F. Haines International…

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