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17-Year-Old Robert Finke Posts 14:37 Mile at FL Senior Champs

Finke’s most impressive swim was the 1650 free, which he won by nearly a minute in a blistering 14:37.61.

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Grant House Downs State Record with 4:19.1 500 Free at Ohio D1 States

House turned in a 4:19.15 to become the first swimmer to clear the 4:20-barrier at an Ohio High School State Championships. The former record of 4:20.56 set by Dvid Mosko in 2007.

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Manganiello Punches NCAA Ticket with 14:46 Mile at Last Chance Meet

Florida’s Blake Manganiello secured his invite to the NCAA championships, dropping over 10 seconds from his season best time in the mile on day 3 of the Florida Last Chance Meet.

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Michigan Freshmen Score Over 400 Points at Men’s B1G Championships

While the Michigan men had their winning streak snapped by Indiana at the 2017 Big Ten Championships, the Wolverines’ future looks bright based on the performance of their freshman class.

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2017 Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Kathleen Baker headlines the 200 back, but Ally Howe, who smashed the 100 back American Record last night, will look for a sweep of the backstrokes.

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Stanford Wins Pac-12 400 FR Relay with New NCAA, American Record

Simone Manuel, Katie Ledecky, Janet Hu, and Lia Neal came together to win gold in a new NCAA and American Record time of 3:08.51. With that, they also accomplished a sweep of the 2017 Pac-12 relay titles.

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Conger Posts 3rd Fastest 200 Fly Ever in Big 12 Meet Record of 1:39.1

On the final night of competition at the 2017 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships, Texas’ Jack Conger defended his 200 fly title in Meet Record fashion.

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2017 Big 12 Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Texas’ Joseph Schooling, the NCAA Record holder, may have scratched tonight’s 200 fly final, but we’ll get to see him go for the Big 12 100 free record on the leadoff leg of the 400 free relay.

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Reece Whitley Blasts 51.84 100 Breast to Re-Break National HS Record

Penn Charter junior Reece Whitley put together another monster swim in the 100 breast, breaking the National Independent High School and overall High School Records with a 51.84.

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Kathleen Baker Rocks 1:48.3 200 Back to Break Pac-12 Meet Record

Cal’s Kathleen Baker shredded her way to the 3rd fastest performance in history, clocking a 1:48.33 to clip Elizabeth Pelton’s Meet Record from 2013.

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Will Licon Rips 1:49.8 200 Breast for New Big 12 Meet Record

Licon threw down a 1:49.89 in front of the home crowd, successfully defending his Big 12 title and topping the field by 5 seconds with a new Big 12 Meet Record.

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Tasija Karosas Clips Big 12 Meet Record; Wins 200 Back in 1:51.1

Texas’ Tasija Karosas completed a successful sweep of the backstroke titles at the 2017 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships, winning gold in a Big 12 Meet Record time of 1:51.11.

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Abbey Weitzeil MIA in Pac-12 100 Free Prelims

Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil was slated to swim the 100 free on day 4 prelims at the 2017 Pac-12 Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships, but she was missing in action when her heat stepped up to the blocks this morning.

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Crile Hart Cracks 200 IM State Record; GM Hawken Wins Ohio D2 States

In her first individual swim, the 200 IM, Hart took down the State Record, winning gold in 1:59.58 to dominate the field by 5 seconds.

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2017 Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Day 4 brings competiton in the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, 1650 free, and platform diving.

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