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7x Wisconsin HS Champ Sophie Fiske (2021) Verbally Commits to In-state Badgers

Wisconsin has succeeded in keeping its state-champion sprinter Sophie Fiske. She has verbally committed to the Badgers’ class of 2025.

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Miles Smachlo Describes How Swimming 2 Very Different Races Got the Same Result

Michigan’s Miles Smachlo Lamanted that his easy speed was not there this weekend, and swam 2 very different races between the prelims and finals of his 2Fly

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Felix Auboeck Found the Ideal 500 Pace This Weekend (Video)

Auboeck, the defending national champion, left the second pack behind to hammer home with a 14:42.29 in the 1,650, after a 500 that he felt was lacking

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Max McHugh Describes Recovery Process After Sustaining Gun Wound (Video)

After being caught in a shoot out this summer, Max McHugh has returned to training and competition, putting up some very fast times at the Minnesota Invite

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Pancake Hot Take: 2019 US Open/Minnesota Invite Weekend Wrap-up

Since this is a wrap-up, I’m giving you my top 4 swims of the weekend, my top 4 surprises of the weekend, and as always, the syrup on top. 

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Denver Men Break 2 More School Records on Final Day of ‘Big Al’ Invite

Adriel Sanes broke his own University of Denver record in the 200 breaststroke and also swam on the record-breaking 400 free relay.

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Penn State Women Win 5 of 7 Races on Day 2 of Princeton ‘Big Al’ Invite

Penn State’s Maddie Cooke added a win in the 100 breaststroke to a 50 free victory on Friday as the Nittany Lions got hot on Saturday in Princeton.

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2019 Minnesota Invitational: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

After punching a nation #1 time of 41.82 this morning in the 100 free, Texas’s Daniel Krueger is the favorite for the win tonight.

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2019 Minnesota Invitational: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Texas Sophomore Drew Kibler put up the fastest prelims time in the 200 free, and will swim for a second event title after winning the 500 free last night.

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Jiang’s 44.9 and McHugh’s 50.7 Headline Minnesota Invite Day 3 Prelims

Swimmers like Alvin Jiang and Max McHugh continue to impress with nation-leading times during day 3 prelims at the 2019 Minnesota Invite.

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UConn’s Kearsey Breaks School Record With 19.55 on Day 2 of Rutgers Invite

Will Kearsey was stellar for UConn through the rest of the session, winning the men’s 50 free by well over a second, touching in 19.55.

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2019 Minnesota Invitational: Day One Finals Live Recap

Sidelined after being hit by a stray bullet this summer, Minnesota breaststroker Max McHugh is back. We’ll see him tonight on the 200 medley relay.

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5 Storylines To Watch At the 2019 Minnesota Invite

It’s a rematch of 2019 NCAAs, with #1 Cal taking on #2 Texas. Watch for some brutal battles through the 50, 100, and 200 freestyles.

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Olympic Trials Qualifier Lindsay Flynn Sends Verbal to Indiana for 2021

Flynn trains with the Aquatic Team of Mecklenburg (ATOM) in the Charlotte area and also swims for Charlotte Latin High School.

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Nico Butera (2021) Verbally Commits to Wisconsin

Nico Butera of Team Pittsburgh Elite Aquatics has sent a verbal commitment to the University of Wisconsin for 2021-22.

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