College Recruiting

Local Freestyler Ryan Wylie Verbally Commits to University of Georgia

Ryan Wylie, who currently trains with the Athens Bulldog Swim Club, will stay close to home and swim for the University of Georgia in college.

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Canadian World Jr Champs Semifinalist Bailey Herbert Verbally Commits to UCLA

At the 2019 World Junior Championships, with Team Canada, Herbert made the semifinals in the 50 breast and finished 15th overall.

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Another 2021 Verbal for UVA: Minnesota’s Abby Kapeller Announces Commitment

Abby Kapeller, who recently moved from Aquajets to Riptide, has verbally committed to swim at the University of Virginia beginning in the 2021 school year.


#13 Trent Frandson Makes Verbal Commitment to Cal for 2021

Trent Frandson, the top 500-freestyler in the class of 2021, has announced his verbal commitment to Cal.


Butterflyer Thomas Horne Verbally Commits to Tennessee for 2020-21

TNAQ’s Thomas Horne has announced his verbal commitment to the hometown University of Tennessee Volunteers for the fall of 2020.


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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Virginia Secures Verbal Commitment from #6 Reilly Tiltmann (2021)

Reilly Tiltmann of Brookfield, Wisconsin has announced her intention to swim at the University of Virginia beginning in the 2021-22 season.


Distance Freestyler John Bossler Verbally Commits to Louisville

John Bossler finished 21st at last summer’s USA Swimming Junior National Championships in the 800 meter freestyle.


Virginia 5A State Champion Nikolas Lee-Bishop Verbally Commits to Alabama

USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Nikolas Lee-Bishop of Richmond, Virginia has announced his verbal commitment to Alabama for 2021-22.


Olympic Trials Qualifier Sophia Bradac Verbally Commits to Notre Dame

Colorado breaststroker Sophia Bradac, who qualified for 2020 Olympic Trials in the 100 breast, has verbally committed to the University of Notre Dame.


YNats Champion Jack Alexy, #5 in 2021, Makes Verbal Commitment to Cal

Jack Alexy of Somerset Hills YMCA, the #5 recruit from the class of 2021, has announced his verbal commitment to Cal men’s swimming.


#15 Olivia McMurray Verbally Commits to University of Texas

Olivia McMurray, the 15th-ranked recruit nationally, has given the Texas women their first public verbal commitment in the class of 2021.


#18 Rachel Stege Announces Verbal Commitment to Georgia for 2021

Over the summer, Stege won the bronze medal in the 400 free at the 2019 World Junior Championships representing Team USA.


NC State Continues to Work Magic: Gets Verbal from #7 Annabel Crush (2021)

National Junior Team member Annabel Crush has verbally committed to NC State for 2021-22.


Rangy Freestyler Summer Eaker Verbally Commits to Tennessee (2021)

The Tennessee Volunteers have loaded up on mid-to-distance freestylers in the classes of 2020 and 2021, and grabbed another this week in Summer Eaker.


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