Articles by Karl Ortegon

College Swimming Previews: #11 Michigan Set for Landmark Year

Siobhan Haughey will be one of Michigan’s biggest scoring threats this season, with the potential to become a triple A finalist at NCAAs.

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First a Shark, Now McGregor? Phelps Tweets About Racing the UFC Champ

In one of those “is it April Fools Day?” moments, Michael Phelps tweeted earlier today, playfully (or not?) suggesting that he and…

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Marcelo Chierighini Temporarily Leaves Auburn to Train at Pinheiros

Brazilian sprinter Marcelo Chierighini has relocated his training base from Auburn back to his home country of Brazil, for the time being….

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College Swimming Previews: #12 Auburn Relying on Sprint During Rebuild

Zach Apple will be holding things down for Auburn’s sprint group next season.

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4x Michigan HS Champ Annette Schultz Verbally Commits to Louisville

Annette Schultz of Dexter High School and Dexter Community Aquatic Club (DCAC) has announced her verbal commitment to the University…

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Regan Smith Downs WJR, Missy Franklin’s 15-16 NAG Record in 100 Back

Smith posted a 59.11 in the 100 back final to break Ruck’s day-old WJR and break Franklin’s 15-16 NAG of 59.18 from 2011.

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“It’s a Pretty Good Feeling” – Nandor Nemeth on 400 Free Relay Gold

It was not the Americans, nor the Australians. Not the Brazilians, and not the French. In the men’s 4×100 free…

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OSU Releases 2017-18 Schedule Featuring Duals with Michigan and ‘Bama

The Ohio State Buckeyes have announced their 2017-18 NCAA schedule. This is the first season that the Buckeyes will compete…

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5 Storylines to Watch at the 2017 World Junior Swimming Championships

Regan Smith will have a much broader schedule than her one-event stint at Worlds earlier this summer.

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WVU Upgrading to 50m Pool with More Seats at New Mylan Facility

The West Virginia swimming & diving program will have a new home soon, as construction is underway for the Mountaineer…

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Road Duals at Florida, Texas, to Test Auburn in 2017-18

The Auburn Tigers have announced their 2017-18 schedule. A couple of changes were made to Auburn’s fall semester lineup. They…

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UGA, Pitt, UVA Mark New Additions to 2017-18 LSU Schedule

The 2017-18 NCAA schedule for the LSU Tigers has been released. Three new teams have been added to this season’s…

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UNC to Dual with Texas, ACC Rivals During 2017-18 Season

Caroline Baldwin is the top returner for a UNC team in rebuilding mode.

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Ranking the 2017 Men’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8

Jake Sannem leads the way for a USC class that is small but mighty.

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Ranking the 2017 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

Brooke Forde headlines a scary good class at #1, the Stanford Cardinal.

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