Articles by Robert Gibbs

Richard Poplawski Downs 400 IM NAG at Indy Sectionals

12 year-old Richard Poplawski of Scarlet Aquatics broke the 400 IM (LCM) national age group record this morning at the Indianapolis Sectionals.


2019 M. NCAA Champs Day 3: Times Bounce Back a Bit After Slower Day 2

The 200 free is the event that’s seen qualifying times for finals get markedly faster this year.


Stewart and Farris Shake Up 100 Back All-Time Rankings in Day 3 Prelims

Coleman Stewart and Dean Farris blasted two of the fastest 100 back swims ever in this morning’s prelims.


2019 M. NCAAs: Conference Scoring Breakdown Through Day 2

The ACC has scored the most total points as a conference through the second day of the 2019 Men’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.


2019 M. NCAA Champs Day 2: Texas Pool Records Continue to Fall

The first two days of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships have seen an assault on the Texas Swim Center pool records, with several of those broken records been American or U.S. Open Records at the time they were set.

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2019 M. NCAA Champs Day 2: A Bit Easier to Make It Back Than Last Year

Quite a few pool records went down this morning, but times to make finals for today’s events were typically slower this year than last year.


2019 M. NCAA Champs: Stewart’s 44.32, Nikolaev’s 44.49 Highlight Morning’s Relay Splits

Coleman Stewart and Mark Nikolaev led off their medley relays in big-time swims of 44.32 and 44.49, respectively, in this morning’s prelims.


2019 M. NCAA Champs: Cal’s Hoffer and Sendyk Post Top Ten 50 Free Times

Cal Bears Ryan Hoffer and Pawel Sendyk scorched the pool this morning with a pair of 18-mid 50 frees.


2019 Men’s NCAAs Day 1: Let’s Overreact to One Race

The Texas Longhorns came out strong tonight, but they weren’t the only ones.


2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 1 Finals Preview

There’s only one event tonight – the 800 free relay – and NC State’s relay will likely feature three of the four men who won this event last year.


2019 M. NCAA Previews: NC State Going for Three Out Of Four in 400 FR

The NC State Wolfpack are on the prowl for their third 400 free relay title in the last four years.


2019 M. NCAA Previews: Chaos Reigns Without Dressel in 100 Free

A Dressel-less field leaves a wide-open race for the top of the podium in the 100 free.


Jack Levant Out of NCAAs Due to ‘Medical Complications’

Stanford freshman Jack Levant announced on Instagram today that he will not be competing at next week’s NCAA championships due to a medical condition.


2019 NCSA Spring Juniors: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

NCAP’s Phoebe Bacon holds the top seed in the 50 back on the final night of the 2019 NCSA Spring Juniors.

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2019 M. NCAA Previews: Haas After Unprecedented 200 Free Four-Peat

Texas senior Townley Haas is on a quest to make history this week in Austin by becoming the first man ever to win four NCAA Division I 200 free titles.


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