Articles by Sidney Zacharias

Madi Mintenko Becomes 4th-Fastest 15-Yr-Old In 200 FR With 1:43.92 At Austin Sectionals

15-year-old Madi Mintenko from Pikes Peak Athletics now ranks 11th all-time for the girls’ 15-16 age-group in the 200 free.


Daniel Diehl Swims 53.03 100 Fly On Day 2 Of Indy Sectionals

17-year-old Daniel Diehl recorded a best time of 53.03 in the 100m fly, ranking him 32nd all-time for the 17-18 age group.


Michigan HS State Champion Angus MacDonald Commits To Notre Dame (2024)

Breaststroke and IM specialist Angus MacDonald has announced his commitment to Notre Dame, beginning with the 2024-2025 season.


Stamatis Paleocrassas Opts To Remain In-State With Queens University Of Charlotte (2023)

Sprint freestyler and Raleigh native Stamatis Paleocrassas will arrive in Charlotte for the upcoming 2023-2024 season.


Stanford Sweeps Women’s Pac-12 Swimming Postseason Awards For The Second Year In A Row

Sophomore Torri Huske was named the 2023 Women’s Pac-12 Swimmer of the Year for her performances at both Pac-12s and NCAAs.

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Pennsylvania HS State Finalist Jacob Wade Sends Verbal To Niagara (2023)

York YMCA’s Jacob Wade will arrive on campus with a best time in the 100 free that would qualify him for the A-final at the MAAC Championships.

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DART Swimming’s Ayden Tan Takes Down 10 And Under 100 IM and 200 IM NAGs

10-year-old Ayden Tan clocked a 1:00.89 in the 100 IM and a 2:10.12 in the 200 IM to crack the boys’ 10&U NAG in both events.


Duquesne Picks Up Backstroker Abby Philipsen (2023)

Colorado native Abby Philipsen has announced her verbal commitment to Duquesne University for the upcoming 2023-2024 season.

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Fairfield Adds Pennsylvania HS State Qualifier Abigail DiGregorio To Class Of 2027

Freestyler and backstroker Abigail DiGregorio will arrive on campus with best times that would final at the MAAC Championships.

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Greater Philadelphia Aquatic Club Tops Team Scores At 2023 Middle Atlantic JR Champs

Leading the way on the girls’ side was 12-year-old Shelby Hutchison with 7 individual wins, while Luke Bickett won 6 for the 11-12 boys.


Winter Juniors Finalist Emma Sundermeyer Sends Verbal To Alabama (2024)

Florida native Emma Sundermeyer has announced her verbal commitment to the University of Alabama, beginning with the 2024-2025 season.


Futures Finalist Bradie Ward Commits To Kansas (2023)

Bradie Ward has announced she’ll be continuing her academic and swimming career at the University of Kansas, keeping her in her hometown of Lawrence.

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Will Modglin Hits 45.09 100 Back And 52.92 100 Breast At Indiana Senior Champs

Will Modglin came within a hundredth of his record-breaking swim from less than a month ago at the Indiana High School State Championships.

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Kaii Winkler Blasts 41.96 100 FR To Become First 15-16 Year-Old To Break 42-Seconds

16-year-old Kaii Winkler became the first in his age group to break the 42-second barrier in the 100 free with a final time of 41.96.


2023 NCSA Spring Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Cavan Gormsen enters finals tonight as the top seed in the 500 by over 5 seconds on night four of the NCSA Spring Championships.