Articles by Nick Pecoraro

#4 Recruit Tim Connery (2021) Switches Verbal From Michigan to Texas

#4 Class of 2021 recruit Tim Connery has switched his verbal commitment from Michigan to Texas.


Leah Gingrich Joins DC Trident; Aussies Pickett & Hollard Confirmed to Compete

American flyer Leah Gingrich has signed to the DC Trident. Meanwhile, Aussies Leiston Pickett and Tristan Hollard have been confirmed to compete this season.

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2016 SC Worlds Member Katrina Konopka Joins the Aqua Centurions for Season 2

The Aqua Centurions have picked up former Arizona sprinter Katrina Konopka for season 2, continuing their efforts to re-vamp their sprint crew.

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Coach Sergio Lopez Reflects on Joseph Schooling’s 2016 Homecoming Parade

Olympic coach Sergio Lopez reflected on the impact of Joseph Schooling’s 100 fly win at the 2016 Olympics, earning Singapore’s first gold.


Two-Time Olympic Champion Rebecca Adlington Expecting Second Child In February

Two-time Olympic champion Rebecca Adlingotn is expecting her second child in February 2021. This will be her first child with boyfriend Andrew Parsons.

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NCAA To Furlough Nearly 600 National Office Employees For Up To 8 Weeks

All NCAA national office staff will go into a mandatory furlough, which can range up to 8 weeks, in light of the association’s revenue loss from the pandemic.


Roadmaps – Mapping the Journey of US Swimming Stars: Men’s 800 Free

Roughly one year from now in Omaha, the first two U.S. men’s 800 free Olympians will be determined. Read on to learn more about this US Roadmaps group.


Paltrinieri on 14:33 1500 FR Euro Record: “I Was Feeling Fast”

Gregorio Paltrinieri was on fire at the 2020 Sette Colli Trophy, setting the European record in the 1500 free at 14:33.10, the #2 time in history.


10&U Swimmer Sarah Stegall Posts Nation-Leading 32.2/1:10.9 Breaststrokes

10-year-old Sarah Stegall of Hyrdo4 Swimming posted a pair of 10&U nation-leading times in the 50/100 breast last weekend.


The Full Updated 2020-2021 CIF Aquatic Sports Schedule

The full updated 2020-2021 California HS Aquatics Schedule has pushed the start of water polo to Dec. 14th and the start of swimming & diving to March 1st.

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CIF North Coast Section Releases 2020-2021 Swimming & Water Polo Dates

The CIF-NCS regular swimming competition play is 5 days longer than CIF Southern Section. Likewise, boys and girls water polo is combined unlike CIF-SS.

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Roadmaps 2.0 – Mapping International Swim Stars: Men’s 1500 Free

Did you know Franko Grgic broke 14:49 in the 1500 free at age 16, one year before Gregorio Paltrinieri did ten years ago? Read for more men’s 1500 free facts.


New Jersey to Postpone Fall HS Sports Start By One Month, No Word on Swimming

On Friday, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association announced a plan to postpone the start of fall high school sports season by one month.

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Low Tide Levels Could Signal Re-Location for Tokyo 2021 Open Water Competition

The tide level in Odaiba Seaside Park is expected to be too shallow for competition by August 2021, pointing towards a potential open water location change.


Short Course World Record Holder Amaury Leveaux Misses Doping Test

French Olympic gold medalist and short course World record-holder Amaury Leveaux reportedly missed a doping test on Monday.