Articles by Mark Dziak

Magnolia Wins Girls and Boys Arkansas 4A-1A State Titles

The Magnolia girls won their second consecutive Arkansas 4A-1A state title while the Magnolia boys won their second title in three years

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Russellville Win First Girls State Title, Boys Repeat in Arkansas 5A

Despite winning only one event, the Russellville girls won their first state title while the boys won for the second year in a row.

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Bentonville Sweeps Arkansas 6A High School State Titles

Liefang Yu set two Arkansas state records as Bentonville won their 3rd-straight 6A title. The Bentonville boys won their first title since 2017

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Kieran Smith Repeats as SEC Championship Swimmer of the Meet in 2021

Florida Junior Kieran Smith was named the SEC men’s swimmer of the meet as he tied his own American Record in the 500 free


A Closer Look at ‘Honest Effort’

Miriam Guevara was recently disqualified at the Women’s Big Ten championships under the “honest effort” rule. Was what she did really that egregious?


The Biggest Stories from College Conference Meets (February 25)

With nine NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving championship meets this weekend, we want to highlight all the action from Thursday


Villanova Commit Brown Swims 9:05.31 in 1000 Yard Free

Joshua Brown set best times in the 200 butterfly, the 500 free and the 1000 free on Friday at the Highlander Intrasquad Meet.


Russia Will Compete as “ROC” at Tokyo 2020, Beijing 2022 Olympics

Russia will be competing as the ROC or the Russian Olympic Committee at the upcoming Tokyo Olympics and 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics


Milak Picks Up Three More Wins in Budapest

200 Butterfly World Record holder Kristof Malik won five events during the two-day meet in Budapest that featured many of Hungary’s top swimmers.


Kristof Milak Wins Two Events at Day 1 of Hungarian Olympic Prep Meet

The Hungarian Swim Association is putting on a special meet this week to provide Hungarian swimmers with chance to race long course.

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Olivier Posts Best Time, French Olympic Qualification Time in 1500

French open water swimmer Marc-Antoine Olivier swam a new best time of 14:55.19 in the 1500 today. This puts him under the French Olympic cut.

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Just 14.5% of Japanese Surveyed Think Olympic Games Should Go Ahead as Planned

In a recent survey done by Kyodo news, over 85% of respondents think that the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games should be postponed or canceled.


CSCAA Releases Revised Diving All-American Criteria

The CSCAA released revised criteria for diving All-American honors in the event that a championship meet at any level is canceled

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The CEO of Tennis Australia says Current Tokyo Olympics Plan “Cannot Work”

Craig Tilley of Tennis Australia says that he believes that the current strategy to host the Tokyo Olympics won’t work, based on experiences with the Australian Open.


Tokyo Olympic Relay Qualification Update – Men’s 800 Free Relay

Mack Horton and the Australians lead the pack as the Aussies will be looking for their first gold in the 800 free relay since 2000