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Ohio State Adds Distance Freestyler Mason Edmund for Fall 2022

At the 2020 Texas 6A HS State Championships, Edmund clocked a 4:29.61 in the 500 free to finish 10th overall, a lifetime best at the time.


SSPC: Maggie Macneil on Converting Short Course Success to a LCM World Title

Macneil walks through managing nerves, observing her role models, and how she converted her short course success into the 50m pool.


4-Time Wisconsin State Champion Av Osero Will Dive at Minnesota, Not Iowa

Av Osero, who won 4 consecutive Wisconsin High School State Titles, has announced that she’ll be a Golden Gopher after Iowa cut their program.

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Save Hawkeye Sports Campaign Crosses $2.8M in Pledges

A fundraising campaign to reinstate four eliminated sports at the University of Iowa has raised more than $2.8 million in pledges so far.


Gophers Continue In-State Recruiting Shift With Thomas McCarthy Commit

Thomas McCarthy, who was a finalist at the Minnesota High School State Championships, has committed to the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

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Winter Jrs B-finalist Sydney Davids Verbally Commits to Ohio State for 2022-23

Sydney Davids (2022) is already B-final ready in the 100 back for the Buckeyes; she will begin in the fall of 2022.

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Kevin Houseman Hits PR 1:55.9 200 Breast, Splits 23.0 BR at NU Intrasquad

His split today was over an entire second quicker than he was on NU’s 200 medley relay on the first night of the 2020 Big Ten Championships.


Early Signing Day 2020: Over 830 Verbal Commitments from the Class of 2021

Aiden Hayes, the top-ranked boy from the high school class of 2021, will be able to sign a National Letter of Intent to swim at NC State beginning tomorrow.


Northwestern Adds Kentucky HS 200/500 Free Champion Mackenzie Lanning (2022)

Lanning is a junior at Sacred Heart Academy, which has won the Kentucky HS State Championships the last eight seasons straight.


Mason Hunter Splits 23.2 Breast, Freshman Chung Goes PRs at Michigan Intrasquad

Maggie MacNeil, meanwhile, hit 51’s in the 100 fly and back and led off the medley relay with a very quick 23.72.


Comerford, Miller Highlight Star-Studded Indianapolis Site of US Open

The Indianapolis site appears to be the biggest of all of the sites, with a large number of Olympians and National Team athletes slated to appear.


Minnesotan Nick Kale Will Join Purdue’s Breaststroke Tradition in Fall 2021

Nick Kale, who finished 4th in the 100 breaststroke at the 2020 Minnesota High School State Championship meet, has committed to Purdue.


Chandler Lipp (2021) Verbally Commits to In-state Boilermakers

Fort Wayne, Indiana’s Chandler Lipp will remain in-state to swim for the Purdue University Boilermakers in the class of 2025.

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Iowa —>Iowa State: Maddie Ziegert Announces Short Transfer after Program Cut

Maddie Ziegert will transfer from Iowa to Iowa State next season. The two campuses are only about 120 miles apart in central Iowa.

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Illinois High School Sectionals Champion Connor McCarthy Commits to Purdue

The Purdue men don’t often recruit from the neighboring state of Illinois, but they’ve added one neighbor, Connor McCarthy, to their class of 2021.

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