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Big Ten Champ Miles Smachlo Swims Lifetime Best in the 100 LCM Fly at Namesnik

Miles Smachlo, the defending Big Ten Champion in the 100 fly in yards, now ranks 8th this season in long course among Americans in the same event.


Minnesota Lands Verbal Commitment from MN Backstroke Champ Casey Stowe

Two-sport athlete Casey Stowe has announced his verbal commitment to swim for the University of Minnesota beginning in the fall of 2020.


Eastin, Apple, Cusinato, Prigoda Among ISL Pros Attending WUGs and World Champs

Tomorrow, the World University Games will kick off in Italy, and will feature a handful of professional swimmers from the International Swimming League.

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2019 Eric Namesnik Memorial Open Features Pros, Olympians

NCAA mile champion Felix Auboeck will race at the meet, though he’ll step a little outside of his comfort zone 2 weeks before the World Championships begin.


Ally McHugh, Beata Nelson Among Big Ten Athlete of the Year Nominees

Penn State’s Ally McHugh and Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson were among the 14 women nominated for Big Ten Athlete of the Year honors.

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1,221 Swimmers & Divers Named as CSCAA First Team Scholar All-Americans

The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has tabbed 1,221 swimmers and divers as Scholar All-Americans for…


Minnesota Will Host Florida Gators for Season Opener (2019-2020 Schedule)

2019 NCAA runner-up in the 200 breaststroke Max McHugh, above, and the Minnesota Gophers will play host to Florida in early October.


William Christenson Set to Swim for Minnesota Beginning in Fall 2020

Olympia, Washington’s William Christenson verbally committing to swim for the University of Minnesota beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Upper Dublin’s Jake DiMartile Verbally Commits to Wisconsin

Upper Dublin, Pennsylvania’s Jake DiMartile has verbally committed to swim at the University of Wisconsin beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Amy Bilquist & Lauren Barber among 585 Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

A record 585 female college athletes have been nominated by their member schools for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the…

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Four Swimmers, Divers Among Big Ten Medal of Honor Recipients

The Big Ten Conference celebrated its 105th class of recipients who earned the esteemed Big Ten Medal of Honor, including three swimmers and a diver.

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Northwestern Picks Up Turkish Record-Holder Selen Ozbilen for 2020

Ozbilen helped set Turkish national records in the 4×200 free relay in 2017 (with a team-best 2:02.36 split) as well as the 4×100 free relay in 2018.


106 DI Men’s Teams, 184 Women’s Tabbed as CSCAA Scholar All-America Squads

A total of 777 teams from 480 colleges and universities have been tabbed as Scholar All-America Teams by the College…

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McHugh, Nickal Honored as Penn State Student-Athletes of the Year

Penn State Athletics has announced its 2018-19 Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, NCAA champions Ally McHugh and Bo Nickal.

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YNats Finalist Ben Doyle Verbally Commits to Penn State for 2020-21

UMLY breaststroker and sprinter Ben Doyle has announced his verbal commitment to swim at Penn State beginning in the fall of 2020.


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