Articles by Morgan Priestley

Minneapolis Grand Prix Psych Sheets Released

After a falling off a bit last summer, Allison Schmitt looks to regain her form and jump back to the top of the podium at first Grand Prix meet of the season in Minneapolis.

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HardCore Swim of the Week: Courtney Bartholomew Posts Sizzling 100 Back

With two top backstroke swims last weekend, Courtney Bartholomew of Virginia deserves HardCoreSwim of the Week honors.

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Arizona State, Denver Compete in Non-scored Short Course Meters Dual

Arizona State kicked off their home season with a different kind of dual meet.

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2013-2014 College Swimming Previews: #2 Cal Men to Vie for Title Again Behind Murphy, Messerschmidt

After watching the Michigan Wolverines walk away with the NCAA title a year ago, true freshman Ryan Murphy will look to bring the NCAA team title back to Berkeley.

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2013 NCAA Preview: Loaded #2 Cal Women Return Three NCAA Champions, Add Top Class

After years of carrying on a friendly rivalry in the long course pool, Elizabeth Pelton and Missy Franklin will team up in an effort to bring the NCAA title back to Berkeley.

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2013-2014 College Swimming Previews: Cordes Leads High-Powered Wildcats

2013 NCAA’s was Kevin Cordes’ coming out party. What will he do for an encore? (Photo credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures.com)

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Stanford, UC Santa Cruz Men Open Season With Wheel of Fortune

The Stanford and UC Santa Cruz men opened the year in a different fashion, swimming an exhibition meet where the event to be swum was decided immediately before the first event by “spinning the wheel”. (Photo Credit: Scott Armstrong)

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USC’s Meghan Hawthorne to Compete in Duel in the Pool

USC Head Coach Dave Salo is sending yet another swimmer to a major international meet. This time, it’s U.S. Nationalt Team IMer/breaststroker Meghan Hawthorne.

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Stanford Women Cruise Past San Jose State in Opener

Stanford junior sprinter Maddy Schaefer won two events (individual and relay) to help the Cardinal top regional rival San Jose State.

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2013 NCAA Preview: Geer One of Few Bright Spots for #5 Arizona

How far will Arizona go? As far as rising senior Margo Geer can take them.

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2013 Cal Poly Invitational: Ryan Murphy Wins King of the Pool Crown

Freshman and top recruit Ryan Murphy bettered IM’ers Josh Prenot and Marcin Tarczynski to win the “King of the Pool” title in today’s swimming pentathlon.

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2013-2014 College Previews: #7 USC Trojans Will Have To Fight On To Erase Last Years NCAA Finish

The Trojans hope to return on the team podium, as pictured 3rd here in 2012, after falling down to 7th in 2013.

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Canadian NAG Record Holder Evan White Commits to Michigan

The defending NCAA Champions from the University of Michigan have added another IM’er to replace outgoing seniors Kyle Whitaker and John Wojciechowski in 2014.

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2013-2014 College Swimming Previews: Nolan, Kremer Shoulder Load for Stanford

David Nolan scored 57 individual points and swam on four relays for the Cardinal last year at NCAA’s. What will he do for an encore? (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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Chip Peterson Added to University of North Carolina Staff

Open water world champion and NCAA All-American Chip Peterson has been added to the staff (photo courtesy of UNC Athletic Communications)

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