Articles by Karl Ortegon

Manuel and Stanford Breaststrokers Dominate; Cardinal Defeats USC on Senior Day

The Cardinal women rallied for their seniors on Senior Day to defeat USC


CJ Smith Topples Wilimovsky and Kierra Smith Wins Twice as Gophers Lead Purdue and NU After Day One of B1G Triple Dual

Kierra Smith was a double winner for the Minnesota women, who hold big leads over Purdue and Northwestern.

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Cal Rolls Over USC at Home

Missy Franklin won the 200 freestyle against USC.


Texas Women Hold Slim Leads Over ‘Zona and SMU; Longhorn Men Dominating After Day One of Double Dual

Sam Lewis kicked off the day for the Texas men with a dominant win in the 1000 free.


SDSU Aztecs Dominant on San Diego’s Senior Day

Emilie Campbell, above, was impressive in her breaststroke wins for the Aztecs.

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Franklin and Pelton Triple, Prenot Doubles Up in Cal Victory over ASU

Franklin, pictured above, won three events and looked solid in Cal’s win over ASU.


Despite Missing Some Top Swimmers, Ohio State Triumphs at Denison

Denison freshman Stuart Hohm was the only double-winner for the Big Red, as he took the 200 and 500 free against OSU.

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Nine-Time Olympic Champion Mark Spitz to Host a Cruise

Most know Mark Spitz for his Olympic prowess. The legendary swimmer won seven golds at the 1972 Games, only having been…

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Georgia Dawgs Bulldoze South Carolina on the road

Georgia took down SEC opponents South Carolina with ease.


AFA Men Roll Over Incarnate Word and UC San Diego; SDSU Dominates Women’s Meet

AFA men had little trouble earning two more wins on their season, while Anika Apostalon led the Aztecs to a sweep on the women’s side.

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2014 Swammy Awards: U.S. Junior/Club Coach of the Year Bruce Gemmell

To see all of the 2014 Swammy Award winners, presented by TYR, click here. 2014 HONOREE: BRUCE GEMMELL Bruce Gemmell of Nation’s…


The Air Force Academy Picks Up Two Talents from the Southeastern LSC

Whiston (left) and Mount (right) getting ready to join one another at the Air Force Academy next year.

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Training Trip Guide 2014-15

Wondering where all of those fast and fit swimmers are going (or went) to get faster and fitter? Look no…


Wesleyan University Swimming and Diving Team Welcomes New Member

Aliana Fichera (center, top) with her 45 new brothers and sisters.


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