Articles by Spencer Penland

Indy PSS: Michael Andrew Posts 58.82 LCM 100 BR, Rises to #2 American All-Time

Michael Andrew roared to a new personal best in the men’s 100 breast, securing the top seed for tonight’s final with a 58.82. 


Siobhan Haughey Breaks Hong Kong Record with 24.59 LCM 50 Free at Time Trial

3 Hong Kong national records fell at the meet, 2 at the hands of University of Michigan alum Siobhan Haughey, and one from former Virginia Tech swimmer Ian Ho


Cornell Recruit Alex Syrkin Breaks 1:50 in Women’s 200 FR at ROSE Intrasquad

Rose Bowl Aquatics conducted an intrasquad meet this past weekend, resulting in 3 broken NAG relay records.

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Swiss Record-Holder & Olympian Yannick Kaeser Diagnosed with Testicular Cancer

Kaeser says the cancer was caught due to an abnormality in a recent urine sample he gave for a doping control test.


87 New U.S. Olympic Trials Cuts Achieved at 18&U Spring Cup Meets

Sara Stotler, a 17-year-old from Florida’s Planet Swim Aquatics, picked up 3 new cuts, including a Wave II cut in the women’s 100 fly.


10 Navy Swimmers, 2 Sandpipers Hit New U.S. Olympic Trials Cuts Last Week

Navy hosted a last chance Olympic Trials qualifier last weekend, which was responsible for 10 Navy swimmers picking up new Trials cuts.


TYR 18&U Spring Cup: Torri Huske Tops 6 Events (All Sites Combined Results)

As SwimSwam has done with the Winter Junior Nationals meets in recent years, we decided to combine the results from each site.

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Another Handful of Trials Cuts Picked Up on Final Day of Richmond Spring Cup

NOVA 17-year-old Zoe Dixon came in 2nd in the IM, swimming a 2:13.89.


Richmond Spring Cup: Gemmell (16), Weinstein (14) Hit Wave II Cuts in 400 Free

With a sizzling 30.37 on the final 50, Gemmell was able to seal the deal, roaring into the finish in 4:12.94.


18&U Spring Cup – Richmond: Huske Hits 1:58.09 LCM 200 FR, #9 All-Time 17-18

Arlington Aquatic Club 18-yeat-old Torri Huske put on a show on Friday night at the Richmond site of the TYR Spring Cup.


3 Swimmers Pick Up Their First Olympic Trials Cut at Richmond Spring Cup Site

During the prelims session of the Richmond site Spring Cup, there was a handful of Olympic Trials cuts achieved.

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18&U Spring Cup – Richmond Day 1: 14yo Weinstein Picks up Wave II Cut in 800 FR

Finishing 2nd in the 800 was Westchester Aquatic Club 14-year-old Claire Weinstein, who swam an 8:41.44.

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18&U Spring Cup – Des Moines Day 1: Cox and Matheson Hit Wave II Cuts

Cox swam an 8:42.59, getting her hand on the wall 6 seconds ahead of runner-up Ashley Strouse from Scottsdale Aquatic Club (8:48.37).


MHSAA Boys D1 Championship: Pioneer Dominates, Segal Hits 100 BR MHSAA Record

Ann Arbor Pioneer put on a dominant performance at the MHSAA D1 boys state meet, tallying up 369 points to beat runner up Holland West Ottawa by 135.5 points


UNH Defends America East Women’s Title, Binghamton Snaps UMBC Men’s Streak

Binghamton scored 82 more points than they did last year, despite the addition of NJIT to America East. 

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