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. 

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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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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).

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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

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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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