College Recruiting

Everyone Signed Early, But Me!

I would estimate that only about 25% of the high school senior swimming recruits sign during the early signing period each year. The rest have to wait until April.


FIU Earns Verbals from Campbell, Foord and Cantu.

The FIU Panthers scored verbal commitments from three more international athletes this week: Kelsie Campbell, Rachel Foord and Victoria Cantu.

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Minnesota Sprinter Kailey DeLozier Opts to Swim for Seattle University

Kailey DeLozier from Minneapolis, Minnesota, has announced her intention to swim for Seattle University.

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Futures Finalist Mary Traylor of Nitro Commits to Gardner-Webb

Mary Traylor of Round Rock High School and Nitro Swimming in Austin, Texas has verbally committed to swim for Gardner-Webb University.

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Mark Theall of Aquastar Verbally Commits to UNLV Rebels

Mark Theall of Friendswood High School and Aquastar in Houston has verbally committed to swim at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in the fall.

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Lehigh Gets Commitment from NJ-Based Sprinter Ann Foley

New Jersey-based sprinter Ann Foley will be making the move to Pennsylvania next season, as she’s given her commitment to join the Lehigh University Mountain Hawks.

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NTN’s Garrett Kemp Verbally Commits to Western Illinois

Garrett Kemp of North Texas Nadadores has committed to swim at Western Illinois University for 2017-18 and beyond.

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South Carolina 5A Finalist Michaela Rogers Commits to BU Terriers

Michaela Rogers, of Dorman High School in Roebuck, South Carolina, and Y-Spartaquatics Swim Club, has committed to swim for Boston University beginning in the fall of 2017.

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AZOT Distance Freestyler Gabbie Brown Commits to UCSD

Gabbie Brown of Aliso Niguel High School and Aquazot Swim Club in Irvine, California has given a verbal commitment to University of California, San Diego, for 2017-18.

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Free/Back Specialist Kristen Puthoff Commits to Wright State Raiders

Delaware, Ohio’s Kristen Puthoff has verbally committed to swim for the Wright State University Raiders for the 2017-18 season.

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2016 Signing Day: The SwimSwam Index of Class of 2017 Commitments

The Early Signing Period for the high school class of 2017 opened today. Check out where the swimmers and divers about whom we’ve written articles have committed in our interactive, sortable index.


Instagram Gallery: Top Commitment Pics for National Signing Day

On this National Signing Day, take a look at some of our best commitment pictures, including this one from Michigan commit Alex Hughes.

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Clarion Women Grab Verbal From Kelly Harvey

The Clarion women have a new addition to their recruiting class, as Kelly Harvey has given her commitment to join the women next fall.

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Iowa Gets In-State Commitment from State Champ Lexi Horner

The Hawkeye women will be keeping some top talent in-state next season, as Iowa state champion Lexi Horner has committed to join them next season.

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McKendree Adds Another Commit to Women’s Team: Victoria Sananikone

Victoria Sananikone of Cedar Park High School and Lost Creek Aquatics has verbally committed to swim for McKendree University in the class of 2021.

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