The Official 2018 SwimSwam Women’s NCAA Predictions Index

As we tick down the days to the 2018 Women’s NCAA Championships, keep track of all our event-by-event previews and winner picks here.


2018 W. NCAA Previews: Comerford to Challenge 1:40-Barrier in 200 Free

Defending champion Mallory Comerford of Louisville could become the second woman to ever break 1:40. Though Ledecky will be absent this time around, fellow Stanford swimmer Simone Manuel will look to give Comerford a run for her money. We may see another tight battle given that their best times are only a hundredth apart.


2018 Women’s NCAA Championships: Scoring Cheat Sheets

Sydney Pickrem and the Texas A&M breaststroke group will be the most dominant single ‘group’ by scoring at the NCAA Championship meet.

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Purdue, Ohio State Dominate Day 3 of Zone C Champs

Purdue’s Brandon Loschiavo won the men’s platform event, leading a team of three men and five women to NCAAs. Northwestern’s Olivia Rosendahl won on women’s platform, giving her three top-3 finishes on the week.


Hixon Wins Again On Day 2 of Zone C Champs

Indiana’s Michael Hixon won his second-straight event on day 2 of the Zone C Diving Championships, with Miami (OH)’s Pei Lin winning the women’s board.


IU Sweeps Day 1 Titles At Zone Cs, Qualifies 4 For NCAAs

Indiana swept titles on the opening day of the Zone C Championships, with Michael Hixon winning the men’s 3-meter and Jessica Parratto the women’s 1-meter.

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Sophomores Qualify More for 2018 W. NCAAs than Jrs or Seniors

Tennessee’s Erika Brown’s #1 seed in the 100 fly is one of 5 held by the sophomore class at this year’s NCAA Championship meet.


Zeng Completes Zone B Sweep, UGA Women Add One Diver On Day 3

Tennessee’s Colin Zeng completed an elusive sweep of all three diving events at the Zone B Championships. Meanwhile Georgia’s women added a third diver to their roster.


UVA Women Add Third Diver On Day 3 of Zone As

Though we’re not DiveDove, we do dabble in diving coverage, and as diving can have a major impact on the…

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NCAA Releases Official Men’s NCAA Psych Sheets

The NCAA has released its official psych sheets for the men’s NCAA Championships, including the cut lines for each event.


Tickets For Men’s NCAA Championship Meet Sell out Already

The Minnesota Aquatic Center is one of the few indoor courses of its size in the U.S. that has spectator seating on two sides of the pool.


2017-2018 Women’s NCAA Power Rankings: Final Edition

For the second time this year, the Tennessee women are our biggest risers in the Power Ranks.


Zeng & Vincent Double Up As Zone B Champs After Day 2

Tennessee’s Colin Zeng and South Carolina’s Julia Vincent each added their second event titles two days into the Zone B Championships.

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Virginia Women Add Second NCAA Diver On Day 2 of Zone A

The Virginia Cavalier women added a second diver to their NCAA roster on day 2 of the Zone A Championships, with Kylie Towbin winning on 1-meter.

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Projecting the Cut-Line for the 2018 Men’s NCAA Championships

Andrew Seliskar, the 2nd seed in the 200 breast, and the Cal Golden Bears lead all teams with 17 individual swimming entries.