Articles by Karl Ortegon

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.


Akron Women and Bloomsburg Men win Zippy Invitational

The Akron women won their own invitational, while Bloomsburg won on the men’s side

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Brown University Invitational: Day Two Prelims Recap

Brown University hosts the 2014 Brown Invitational.

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Bartholomew, Franklin, and Kalisz grab ‘A’ cuts on Day Two Prelims of the Georgia Invite

Virginia’s Courtney Bartholomew owned the 100 back in prelims, with an A cut of 50.76 to top a star-studded field.

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Cal Poly Grabs In-State Sprinter Zack Allen

Sprinter Zack Allen will join the Mustangs of California Polytechnic State University next year.

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Caitlin Cockcroft Stays In-State, Commits to UNC-Wilmington

Sprinter Caitlin Cockcroft wearing her new UNC-Wilmington gear as she prepares to strengthen their sprint free and fly group next year.

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George Mason Men and Women Wrap Up Patriot Invitational On Top

The Patriots won on both sides at their own Patriot Invitational.


IHSA Girls State Meet: Prelims Recap

Evanston is host to the 2014 IHSA Girls State Championships. Finals start tomorrow at 12pm CT.


Records Fall at Day One Finals of Nike Cup

Faith Johnson was a key to UT’s early success in the 2014 Nike Cup

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