Articles by Spencer Penland

Taylor Ruck Becomes Top 10 All-Time 100 Freestyler With Relay Lead-Off

Her time ties Lia Neal for 10th all-time fastest performer in the SCY 100 free, and ties Neal for 9th all-time in the NCAA.

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Cal Breaks NCAA Record with 3:07.41 400 Free Relay

What’s kind of incredible here is that we pretty much know this relay has the ability to be faster.

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2019 Big 12 Men’s & Women’s Championships: Day 4 Finals

Defending NCAA Champion Austin Katz will swim the 200 back on Saturday evening at Big 12s.

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Ruele Possibly Punches Ticket To NCAAs as FIU Holds On To Win C-USA

In an action-packed final day of competition at C-USAs, FIU hung on to win the team title over Rice, thanks to 4 event wins on the day.

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Northern Arizona, Grand Canyon Win WAC Team Titles Convincingly

Additionally, Tolman’s time ties our estimated NCAA invite time for the 200 breast this year, giving him a real chance at earning an invite. 

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Mark Nikolaev Swims 44.9 100 Back on Day 3 of WACs

Mark Nikolaev swam under 45 seconds for the 2nd time this season in the 100 back

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Schillinger Likely Qualifies For NCAAs on Day 3 of C-USA

Marie-Claire Schillinger won the 100 breast, posting a 59.68.

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Jake Foster Posts 3:42 400 IM at Southern Premier Day 1 Finals

Carson Foster opted to not swim finals of the 100 breast after finishing 2nd in prelims, instead focusing on the 200 back.

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2019 Big Ten Men’s Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Today we’ll get to see NCAA record holder Ian Finnerty swim his best event, the 100 breast, where he holds the meet record in 50.72.

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FIU Leads C-USA After 1-2-3-4-7 Diving Finish on Day 2

FIU did get a swimming win tonight, as well, with Naomi Ruele posting a 22.15 to win in dominant fashion. That time is overwhelmingly likely to earn Ruele an invite to the NCAAs in a few weeks.

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Northern Arizona, Grand Canyon Still Lead After Day 2 of WACs

There was a tie in the women’s 50, with Madelyn Moore and Elisa Rodriguez both touching in 22.71.

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Raunak Khosla Breaks 200 IM Meet Record at Ivy League Champs

Princeton freshman Raunak Khosla swam a speedy 1:42.80, out-touching Penn senior Mark Andrew (1:42.97).

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Ella Eastin Becomes 10th Fastest 500 Freestyler In History

On top of the incredible time, Eastin also negative split the race.

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Grand Canyon Sweeps Men’s Relays on First Night of WACs

Grand Canyon pulled off a dominant win in the 200 medley relay, clocking in at 1:25.78.

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Michigan Breaks Big Ten Meet Record in 200 Medley Relay – 1:22.76

Michigan’s time clocks in 3rd nationally this season, behind Alabama and NC State.

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