Articles by Morgan Priestley

2013 Swammy Awards: Latin American Female Swimmer of the Year

Winning three open water medals at the 2013 World Championships, Poliana Okimoto earned the Swammy for 2013 Latin American Female Swimmer of the Year.

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2013 Swammy Awards: Latin American Male Swimmer of the Year

Cesar Cielo, winner of two individual golds this past summer, is the 2013 Latin American Male Swimmer of the Year

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2013 Swammy Awards: Female African Swimmer of the Year

Farida Osman, who became the first Arab female siwmmer in history to qualify for a World Championship final, has been named the 2013 Female African Swimmer of the Year.

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2013 Swammy Awards: Male African Swimmer of the Year

With a two new national records, a world record, a pair of individual golds last summer, and the FINA World…

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arena, Leading Swimwear Company, Acquired By Capvis

Arena, the Italian aquatics sports brand that has become one of the biggest swimwear companies in the world, has been purchased by Capvis.


Americans Close Duel With Mixed Medley Relay World Record

A world-leading leadoff leg from Eugene Godsoe gave the United States the edge they needed to close out the 2013 Duel in the Pool with a win/


Cordes Breaks American Record in 100 Meter Breaststroke to Tie Duel

Kevin Cordes set his second individual American record in as many days with his victory in the 100 meter breaststroke.

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TCU, Missouri State Train Together, Then Square Off in Dual Meet

The Missouri State Bears swam two workouts with TCU at the 2013 Oklahoma Splash Bash, while simultaneously competing against the Horned Frogs in a two day meet.

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2013 Duel in the Pool Breakdown: Men’s Sprints

Cullen Jones and the American men will look to capitalize on a thin European sprinting squad.


Reece Whitley Sets 13-14 200 Breaststroke Age Group Record

After briefly holding the 13-14 100 breast National Age Group record last night, Reece Whitley smashed the 200 breast record on Saturday night at the 2013 Tom Dolan Invitational.


Ryan Hoffer Takes Down Second Dressel 15-16 Age Group Record

Ryan Hoffer took down another 15-16 sprint record, this time in the 100 yard freestyle.


2013 Winter Junior National Championships, Day 3, Finals Real-Time Recaps

After setting a new meet record in the 100 backstroke, 17
year old Clara Smiddy will look to double up tonight in the 200


SwimMAC Men Clip 200 Medley Relay American Record

Nick Thoman set an unofficial standard while leading off SwimMAC’s record-setting 200 medley relay on Friday night. (Photo credit: Mike Lewis, Ola Vista Photography)

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Nike Cup Day 3 Recap: UNC Wins 7 of 12 Events To Wrap Up Nike Cup

North Carolina ran away with the team standings on the final night, but rival NC State closed the meet out with an impressive men’s 400 free relay.


Nike Cup Day 2 Recap: UNC Still on Fire

The North Carolina Tar Heels have plenty of reasons to cheer through two days of the Dowd Nike Cup.

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