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NCAA Votes to Permit Student-Athletes to Profit from Name, Image & Likeness

In a monumental turn of events, the NCAA has ordered each of its three divisions to implement new rules no later than January 2021.

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Distance Freestyler Eliot Kennedy Sends Verbal to Minnesota for 2021

Kennedy hit lifetime bests in the 400m and 800m free this summer, finishing seventh in the latter at the 2019 Speedo Junior National Championships.

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International Swimming League Match 4 in Budapest – Day 1 Live Recap

Follow along with us as results roll in and we’ll keep you up to date with the event results as well as the team standings.

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Sprinter Gavin Wight (2020) Makes Verbal Commitment to Indiana

Gavin Wight from Diablo Aquatics in Northern California has verbally committed to Indiana for 2020-21.

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Indiana Adds 2021 Verbal Commitment from 3x GHSA Champion Henry Bethel

Henry Bethel from Dalton, Georgia has announced his verbal commitment to Indiana University for 2021-22.

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Kate Douglass Clocks 2:07 200 Breast in First Day of Virginia-Wisconsin Dual

Freshman Kate Douglass continues to throw down NCAA-leading times, and Virginia leads Wisconsin after the first day of their weekend dual meet.

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Nebraska Triple Jumper Angela Mercurio Named 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year

Former Nebraska triple jumper Angela Mercurio has been named the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year honoree, making her the first…

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The Big Ten’s Rising Men’s Sprint Power: The Ohio State Buckeyes

The Buckeye’s led the NCAA in that regard, getting more swimmers under 20 seconds than any other NCAA program last season.

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Ohio State, Purdue Take Home Big Ten Men’s Honors

Ohio State’s Paul DeLakis was named Big Ten Swimmer of the Week, while Purdue’s Greg Duncan and Keelan Hart earned Diver and Freshman of the Week nods.

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Illinois’ Cabush and Shagos, Purdue’s Jump Nab Big Ten Honors

Illinois’ Abigail Cabush and Taylor Shegos were named Big Ten Swimmer and Diver of the Week, while Purdue’s Mallory Jump was tabbed as Freshman of the Week.

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Beyond the Pancakes: Jonty Skinner Defines Velocity for Swimming

Jonty Skinner is always concocting some new formula to think differently about swimming. If you haven’t heard his talk on Hydro Freestyle, check it out here.

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14th-Ranked Recruit McConagha Sends Verbal to Wisconsin for 2021 Season

4x Virginia 5A Champion and NCAP standout, Mackenzie McConagha, sends a verbal to the University of Wisconsin for the Class of 2025.

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Northwestern Lands Game-Changing 2021 Verbal From #5 Ashley Strouse

On Northwestern’s all-time list, Strouse ranks #2 in the mile, 100 free, and 200 free, #3 in the 500 free, and #5 in the 100 free.

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College Swimming Weekly Preview: Oct. 21 – Oct. 27, 2019

The red-hot Kentucky Wildcat women have beaten Indiana & three other teams in the past two weeks. Now they head to Texas for a battle of top-10 programs.

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Florida State Freshman Peter Varjasi Goes 44.5 In 100 FR As FSU Beats Minnesota

The rookie Peter Varjasi went 44.5, while on the women’s side, Nina Kucheran (pictured) split the breaststrokes with Minnesota’s Lindsey Kozelsky.

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