Articles by Spencer Penland

Maximus Williamson Takes Down David Nolan’s National HS Record in the 200 IM with a 1:40.81

Williamson cracked David Nolan’s legendary and longstanding National HS Record of 1:41.39, which had stood since 2011.


Florida Freshman Andrew Taylor Drops 26 Seconds to Win 1650 SEC Title from the Early Heats

The men’s 1650 free at the SEC Championships today turned out to be one of the most notable races of the day across all the meets going on.

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Gretchen Walsh Rips 45.16 Yards 100 Free, Breaking 4th NCAA Record of the Meet (Video)

The superhuman sprint star torched the ‘A’ final of the women’s 100 free tonight in Greensboro, putting up a 45.16 to win the race by a stunning 1.62 seconds.


Chris Guiliano Cracks ACC Record in Yards 100 FR Again with 40.62; #3 Performer All-Time

After breaking the ACC record in the men’s 100 free in prelims this morning with a 40.84, Guiliano claimed victory in tonight’s final, throwing down a 40.62. 


2024 A-10 Champs Day 3 Recap: George Washington Breaks 5 More Conference Records

The 3rd day of the 2024 A-10 Championships is in the books. George Washington continued to expand their leads in the men’s and women’s team standings. 


2024 MPSF Champs Day 3: Hawaii Extends Leads; San Diego Women Win Big

Out of that San Diego relay that won the women’s 400 medley relay, all four also won individual events on the day.

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2024 MW Champs Day 3: Nevada Freshman Scarlett Ferris Shatters MW Record with 51.49 100 BK

We saw a Mountain West Conference record fall on day 3, and it fell at the hands of a freshman.

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2024 AAC Championships: Rice Goes 1-2-3 in 500 FR, Led by Amelia Kane’s 4:43

The 2nd day of the 2024 AAC Championships saw FIU continue to lead in team scoring, though SMU is hanging in close

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2024 SEC Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Mona McSharry, who has already been a stunning 56.87 in the 100 breast this season, comes in as the top seed in the women’s 100 breast this morning.


FIU Sweeps Day 1 Events at 2024 AAC Championships

Through the first day of the meet, Florida International jumped out to the lead. 

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Dylan Felt’s 4:16.58 500 FR Among 3 Conference Records Set on Day 2 of the 2024 A-10 Champs

After a record-setting first day of the 2024 A-10 Championships, 3 more conference record fell on the 2nd day of the meet.

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UNLV Senior Ruby Howell Cracks Conference Record with 1:56.67 200 IM on Day 2 of MW Champs

UNLV’s Ruby Howell had arguably the best performance of the night, taking the 200 IM in a sizzling 1:56.67.

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Hawaii Hits NCAA ‘A’ Cut in Men’s 200 Free Relay on Day 2 of 2024 MPSF Champs (Recap)

The Rainbow Warriors posted the highlight of the night, as their men’s 200 free relay relay shattered the MPSF record and earned an NCAA ‘A’ standard.


2024 Women’s Big Ten Champs: Huge Morning Has IU Primed to Expand Lead (Day 2 Up/Downs)

With the first prelims session of the 2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships in the books, it’s time for our first edition of “up/downs” for the meet.

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2024 SEC Championship: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Sims was the top seed and the favorite in the 400 IM and, without her, Florida teammate Emma Weyant is now the top seed by a very healthy margin.