2017 NCAA Relay Standards: 16 Relays Would Have Been Bumped In 2016

Just how much did the NCAA’s relay qualifying times change for the coming season? We break down the numbers based on 2016’s invites, finding that NCAAs would have featured 16 less relay entries under the new cuts.

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Wrap-Up on the College Commitments of SwimSwam’s Class of 2016

July 1, 2016 begins the new recruiting season for the class of 2017. Take a look at where we are so far with class of 2016 commitments.


SMU’s Fletcher Selected To Represent Bermuda In Rio

Breaststroke specialist Julian Fletcher has added his name to the list of Mustangs who will represent their country at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this August. Fletcher is one of eight athletes from Bermuda currently qualified for the event and will swim the 100-meter breaststroke.

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Ranking the 2016 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

This was an easy choice: Katie Ledecky and company are the NCAA’s #1 women’s class


Meet A Mustang: Marne Erasmus (Video)

Meet South African SMU student-athlete Marne Erasmus.

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Ranking the 2016 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8

Junior World Record holder Claire Adams headlines a small but mighty class for the Texas Longhorns


Ranking the 2016 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

Kirsten Jacobsen is one of many reasons for Arizona fans to be excited for the next few years of Wildcat swimming


Worlds Medalist Ksenia Yuskova Transferring from Miami to Houston

After a season-and-a-half at the University of Miami, Russian native Ksenia Yuskova will transfer to the University of Houston next fall….

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NE Prep Champion Ralph Koo Commits To SMU

Ralph Koo, the only swimmer to win all four of his events at this year’s New England Prep School Division I Championships, has committed to SMU for next season.

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Sophomore-to-Be Gracie Redding Transfers from Florida State to FGCU

Sophomore-to-be Gracie Redding will transfer from Florida State to Florida Gulf Coast, she told SwimSwam on Thursday. The move will take…


Survey of Athletes Reveals Desire for Better Life-Balance in NCAA

In an NCAA survey of nearly 50,000 Division I college coaches, athletics administrators and student-athletes, respondents dissected how college athletes…


SwimSwam’s Way-too-early Preview of the 2017 Men’s NCAA Championship

2017 NCAA’s aren’t for 11+ months, and plenty can change between now and then, but Will Licon and the Texas Longhorns are sitting in a good spot for a three-peat


SwimSwam’s Way-too-early Preview of the 2017 Women’s NCAA Championship

Ella Eastin and Stanford were second to the Georgia Bulldogs at this year’s Women’s NCAA championships, but the Cardinal are returning more points next year. How do the rest of numbers stack up?


2016 Men’s NCAA Scoring Projections: Longhorns Likely Secure Title

Senior John Murray was one of six Longhorns to compete an individual A-final tonight in their efforts to secure a second straight NCAA team title


2016 Men’s NCAA Scoring Projections: Longhorns on Way to Title

Joseph Schooling and the Texas Longhorns have another title in their sights