Articles by Robert Gibbs

Men’s Swimulator Snapshot: Texas Holds 162 Point Advantage

Buoyed by some incredibly fast swimming early in the season, the Texas Longhorn men currently sit at the top of our Swimulator projections by a wide margin.

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Levenia Sim Moves to #5 All-Time in 13-14 Age Group with 1:00.94 100 Back

Levenia Sim of TNT Swimming knocked over a second off of her best time to win the 100 back in Richmond and move to #5 all-time in the 13-14 age group.

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Virginia Cavaliers Sweep Virginia Tech Hokies in Commonwealth Clash

Kate Douglass tripled as the Virginia Cavaliers took down in-state rivals Virginia Tech Hokies in Charlottesville for Senior Day.

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18 Year-Old David Curtiss Hits 21.87 Personal Best in Richmond PSS Prelims

18 year-old David Curtiss hit a 21.87 personal best in prelims of the Richmond PSS this morning, becoming the fastest US swimmer in the 2020-2021 season.

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30 Year-Old Austin Surhoff Clocks New 50 Free Best in Richmond Prelims

Austin Surhoff, who won a national title in the 200 IM as a freshman for Texas in 2010, hit a new lifetime best in the 50 free at the age of 30 this morning.

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Gezmis, Hansson, Izzo and Kusto Return as Wolfpack Rolls Tar Heels

NC State Wolfpack easily defeated the UNC Tar Heels, winning all except five swimming events, and several NC State stars made their season debut.

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Louisville Men Clock 1:25 200MR In Albiero-Less Dual Against Missouri

The Louisville men blasted a 1:25 in the 200 medley relay as the Cardinal men took down the Missouri Tigers 199-101, despite missing the Albiero family.

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Josh Parent Nabs 2nd OT Cut, Moves to #22 in 15-16 Age Group, with 4:23 400 IM

Bluefish’s Josh Parent just turned 16 about two months ago, but his 4:23.89 in the 400 IM tonight, moves him to #22 all-time in the 15-16 age group. 

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2021 Pro Swim Series – Richmond: Day 2 Prelims Recap

The first full day of racing at the Richmond PSS gets underway this morning with heats of the 200 free, 100 breast, 100 fly, and 400 IM.

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Freshmen and Veterans Lead Pitt to Top West Virginia in Annual Backyard Brawl

The Pitt men and women both came out on top against the visiting West Virginia Mountaineers in this year’s edition of the annual Backyard Brawl.

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Citing “External Factors,” NCAA Delays Votes on NIL Modernization

Division I Council announced today that it would delay a vote that was supposed to be held this week regarding new NIL rules.

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Connecticut to Allow Team Sports, Including Swimming, to Resume January 19th

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont announced at a press conference today that team sports, including swimming, will be allowed to resume January 19th.

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Louisville and Notre Dame Split in a Pair of Tight Team Battles

The Notre Dame women and the Louisville men came out on top in a pair of back-and-forth contests between ACC rivals over the weekend.

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UNLV Men and Women Take Down Arizona

The UNLV Rebel men and women wrapped up two days of competition by defeating both pared-down Arizona Wildcat squads at home.

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Olympians and Age Group Stars Top Richmond PSS Psych Sheets

Olympians Ryan Lochte and Jack Conger, along with NAG record holders like Claire Curzan, are among the names entered for the Richmond PSS next weekend.

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