College Recruiting

NC State Snags 2024’s Top Miler, #12 Matt Marsteiner, for Class of 2028

New Wave Swim Team’s Matt Marsteiner, the top miler in the class of 2024, has selected NC State University in his hometown of Raleigh.


YNats Champion Grey Davis (2024) Makes Verbal Commitment to Northwestern

Versatile Grey Davis from Battlefield Area Swim Stars has made a verbal commitment to Northwestern for 2024-25.


NCAA Qualifier Tania Quaglieri Enters Transfer Portal For 2023-24 Season

Quaglieri plans on swimming for the Seminoles in the 2022-23 season, and entered the portal to explore her options for her fifth year.

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Junior National Champion, #12 Katie Christopherson Commits to Virginia

Katie Christopherson became the first top-20 recruit in the girls’ class of 2024 to announce her college commitment on Thursday.


2021 NCAA Qualifier Harry Homans Enters Transfer Portal For 2023-24 Season

Homans told SwimSwam that he was planning to swim at USC for the 2022-23 season, graduate in spring 2023, and then explore his options for grad school.


Russia’s Alexander Lyubavskiy is Texas’ Second 2022-2023 International Team Member

It is rare for Texas to recruit international swimmers and freshman Lyubavskiy, a Russian distance swimmer, is now the second one on the 2022-2023 team.


Winter U.S. Open Qualifier Harry Belcher (2024) Verbals to In-state UVA

NOVA’s Harry Belcher, a Winter U.S. Open qualifier in the 200 and 400 IMs, has verbally committed to the in-state Cavaliers for 2024-25.


South Carolina Pulls in Verbal from Summer Juniors Qualifier Tyler Whitacre (2024)

Tyler Whitacre from Machine Aquatics has announced his verbal commitment to South Carolina for 2024-25.

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Cal Bears Receive Verbal from Sprinter Lucca Battaglini, #5 in Class of 2024

The Cal Bears already have two of the top ten recruits in the high school class of 2024, as #5 Lucca Battaglini announced his commitment.


Summer Juniors Finalist Jacob Wimberly (2024) Verbals to In-state Texas A&M

“Best of the Rest” IMer Jacob Wimberly from Texas Ford Aquatics will be an Aggie beginning in the 2024-25 school year.


“Best of the Rest” Sprinter Devin Dilger (2024) Sends Verbal to Florida

Utica Shelby Swim Club’s Devin Dilger has announced his intention to swim for Florida beginning in the 2024-25 school year.

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#11-Ranked Recruit Nolan Dunkel Commits to NC State (2024)

#11 ranked sprinter Nolan Dunkel has announced his verbal commitment to NC State, making him their first verbal commitment for the class of 2024.


Michigan Earns Verbal from Canadian National Junior Teamer Lorne Wigginton (2024)

Canadian national junior teamer Lorne Wigginton has verbally committed to join the University of Michigan class of 2028.


Casey, Eckerman, Hribar Taking Their Talents to LSU Next Fall

LSU is building a well-rounded recruiting class between middle-distance specialist Simon Casey, breaststroker Max Eckerman, and sprinter Jere Hribar.


2020 Olympian Jillian Crooks Announces Commitment to Tennessee (2024)

Olympian Jillian Crooks will join her older brother, Jordan Crooks, at the University of Tennessee. She will arrive in Knoxville for the 2024-2025 season.