Articles by Karl Ortegon

Andison, Berkoff, Visscher Highlight Gresham Sectional Psych Sheets

Psych sheets have been released for the upcoming Gresham Sectionals in Oregon this weekend, with a lot of talent especially on the women’s side.

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Provisional Worlds Swimming Entries Available on FINA App

All of the provisional entries for the upcoming 2017 World Championships in Budapest are available on the FINA mobile app….

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Dublin Set to Host 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships

Dublin, Ireland, will host the 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships next summer. The Champs will run from August 13-19,…

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USC’s Dedeaux Field to Host Olympic Swimming, per LA 2024 (VIDEO)

As Los Angeles continues its bid for an Olympic Games, they’ve released this video to illustrate where various sports will…

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2017 Worlds Preview: Belmonte Seeks Repeat Gold in 200 Fly

You can find links to all of our event-by-event previews and a compilation of our predicted medal-winners here. WOMEN’S 200…

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Army West Point Names NC State Alum Jacob Siar to Coaching Staff

Army West Point has hired a new assistant coach in Jacob Siar, who will join head coach Mickey Wender’s program for…

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John Hargis Tabs Buffalo Asst. Michael Camper for Pitt Coaching Staff

The Pittsburgh swimming & diving team has added Michael Camper as an assistant coach for the upcoming season. In addition to…

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IHSA 100 Back Runner-Up Emma Theobald Sends Verbal to Northwestern

She was the runner-up in the 100 back at the 2017 IHSA State Championships, and also finished 5th in the 200 IM.

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2017 Worlds Preview: Leah Smith v. The World for 400 Free Silver

We’re four years in to Katie Ledecky’s reign in this event, a dominance that began with her gold and world record in Barcelona at the 2013 World Championships. Despite it being half a decade with her name all over the headlines, Ledecky continues to find ways to get just a bit faster.

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2017 World Champs: Peng, Keeney Lead 1M Springboard After Prelims

Peng has amassed 435.15 points thus far after six dives, rocketing to first after starting in 12th after round 1.

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Notre Dame to Battle Louisville, Texas A&M, IU During 2017-18 Season

Notre Dame has announced its schedule for the upcoming NCAA season. Two of their biggest dual meets will take place…

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2017 Worlds Preview: Japanese Look Strong in Unpredictable M200 Breast

World record holder Ippei Watanabe is fighting for gold in the men’s 200 breast in Budapest.

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Wisconsin Women Add Tennessee Vols to 2017-18 Dual Meet Opponents

The University of Wisconsin has released its women’s schedule for the upcoming NCAA season. Their fall schedule is similar to…

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2017 Worlds Preview: McKeon Making Claim for 200 Free Medal Upgrade

Ledecky has a clearer path to gold, and so does McKeon for silver.

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Mireia Belmonte May Swim 7400 Total Meters in Budapest

Mireia Belmonte of Spain has taken on quite a schedule for the upcoming World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Her event…

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