Articles by Karl Ortegon

Dylan Boyd Transfers to Michigan After One Year with Arizona State

Dylan Boyd, who just wrapped up his freshman season with the Arizona State Sun Devils, has announced his transfer decision…

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Thomas Ceccon Cracks 54 in 100 Back, Breaks Italian Junior Record

Thomas Ceccon, age 17, set a new Italian junior record of 53.94 to win the 100 back tonight at the 2018 Italian National Championships.

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Gabriele Detti Bows Out of 400 Free Final at Italian Nationals

Detti posted a 3:47.07 in prelims, but cited an ongoing shoulder reason when announcing he’d scratch the final.

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Mitch Larkin Sets New Commonwealth Games Record in 200 IM

Larkin had already won all three backstroke events prior to his win tonight in the 200 IM.

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2018 Commonwealth Games: Day 6 Prelims Live Recap

After winning the 800 free and taking silver in the 200 free, Ariarne Titmus of Australia will race prelims of the 400 free this morning as she’ll try to grab a win later tonight.

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Sjöström, Kohler, Heintz Expected to Race at 2018 Bergen Swim Festival

The 2018 Bergen Swim Festival is set for this weekend in Norway, with several European standouts expected to race, including several Norwegian stars.

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Stanford Women Lead 2018 D1 All-Americans List with 16 Athletes

Based on Stanford’s dominant 2018 NCAA performance, it comes as no surprise that they led the country with 16 different athletes garnering All-American honors in diving, individual performances, or as part of relays. 

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2018 Commonwealth Games: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

Mitch Larkin will race the 200 back prelims this morning on the Gold Coast.

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WATCH: YMCA Nationals Day 5 Race Videos

Watch Ross Dant go 14:50.97 in the mile, along with several other races, from night five of the 2018 YMCA Nationals.

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McHugh, Dant, Burns Set YMCA National Records on Day 5 of Y Nats

Dant was a tier above the rest in the mile, clocking a 14:50.97 to slice over six seconds off of his own national record from last year. He now ranks 24th in 17-18 history in this event.

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MSU-Moorhead Won’t Renew Contract of Head Coach Todd Peters

MSU-Moorhead sponsors only a women’s team, which competes in NCAA’s Division II. The Dragons finished 5th at the 2018 NSIC Championships out of the 7 teams competing.

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WATCH: McHugh’s 1:53 200 Breast and Race Videos from YMCA Nats Day 2

Night two of the 2018 YMCA National Championships featured a huge swim from Door County’s Maxwell McHugh, who lowered his own meet record with a 1:53.59 in the 200 breast.

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Breeja Larson to Race at 2018 Argentine National Championships

Olympian Breeja Larson, one of the top breaststrokers in American history, is expected to race at the 2018 Argentine National Championships.

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Aussie Diver Kovchenko Retires Due to Injury Just Before Start of CGs

In an unfortunate turn of events, Australian diver Taneka Kovchenko has retired from competitive diving, days before she was set to…

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Relive Women’s NCAA Champs, SEC Champs on TV Tonight

Tonight, there’s an opportunity to relive the 2018 men’s and women’s SEC Championships, along with the 2018 Women’s NCAA Championships, on television.

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