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Cordovi Pops 53.8 100 Fly as Gulliver Prep Girls Win Florida 2A States

Gulliver Prep’s Emily Cordovi secured back-to-back titles in the 100 fly, breaking 54 for the first time in 53.86 to come within half a second of the State Record.

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Florida HS 2A Roundup: Regional Meet Highlights & State Preview

Merritt Island’s Lucas Kravchenko, a class 1A finalist in 2016, could make a big impact at his first 2A state meet. With his best times, he’s already fast enough to have won both of his individual events last season.

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Florida HS 1A Roundup: Regional Meet Highlights & State Preview

The girls’ 100 fly should once again be one of the best races of the meet and will feature State Record holder Jessica Nava of Westminster Academy.

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Freshmen Iida, Fail Double Down as Arizona Beats Utah

Arizona freshmen Brooks Fail and Sam Iida picked up 2 wins each to help the Wildcats beat Utah.

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Newcomers Shine as Ohio State Tops Kenyon

Newcomers Nick Hogsed and Freya Rayner each won a pair of races for Ohio State.

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Sanchez Doubles to Lead USC to Victory over WSU

Butterfly specialist Catherine Sanchez was a major player in the win, sweeping her individual races.

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2017 Florida HS 4A Roundup: District Highlights & Region Qualifiers

Isabel Ivey, a 2-time class 1A champion last season, should have a big impact for Buchholz throughout the series. That was already evident as she claimed 2 titles in district 1.

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2017 Florida HS 3A Roundup: District Highlights & Region Qualifiers

In the 200 IM at the district 3 meet, Bartram Trail’s Summer Stanfield knocked a full second off her best time to win in 2:01.74. That’s almost 3 seconds faster than she went to take 2nd in the event last season and meets the Automatic All-American (AA-A) standard.

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Alabama Women Beat Auburn for the First Time Since 1996

On Friday, the Tide traveled to SEC and in-state rival Auburn for dual meet action. The women were victorious, giving them their first dual meet victory over Auburn since 1996. On the men’s side, however, Auburn prevailed.

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Florida Men, Georgia Women Win Rivalry Match Up in Gainesville

Florida’s Jan Switkowski was instrumental to the win, finishing 1st in all 3 of his individual races. His time in the 200 fly is 3rd in the NCAA this year and the fastest done by an NCAA swimmer outside of the USA vs. College Challenge.

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Lawless’ Distance Sweep Helps Gators to Victory over Alabama

Florida’s Ben Lawless, a 2016 NCAA scorer in the mile, led the way with 2 individual wins.

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Georgia Tech Women Win Nailbiter Over Northwestern

The women’s team came down to the final race, with the Yellow Jackets winning the 400 free relay to seal the deal.

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UConn Picks Up Commitment from Bolles Sprinter Stefanie Mendizabal

Florida-based sprinter Stefanie Mendizabal will be making the trip up north to start her collegiate career in the fall of…

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2017 Florida HS 2A Roundup: District Highlights & Region Qualifiers

Defending 500 free state champions Miguel Cancel and Ryley Ober have both opted out of the event in favor of the 100 free this season.

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2017 Florida HS 1A Roundup: District Highlights & Region Qualifiers

Benjamin’s Alessandra Baldari is already looking sharp this season, scoring an AA-A time and setting 3 new Pool Records in district 10.

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