College Swimming Previews: #9 Stanford Men Hoping For Return of Key Trio

Stanford lost Grant Shoults, Jack Levant and Alberto Mestre last year, and needs them back to make a return to the NCAA’s top 10.


Minnesota’s Mid-Season Invite To Feature Cal, Texas, Michigan, Arizona

Minnesota’s winter invite will feature last year’s top 2 men’s NCAA teams (Cal and Texas) along with 3 of the top 5 women’s programs (Cal, Michigan, Texas).


NC State To Host Mid-Season Invite With ASU, Auburn, Wisconsin, Duke

The NC State Wolfpack will host their own mid-season invite at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. It will feature Arizona State, Auburn, Wisconsin and Duke.

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Two-Year NCAA Scorer Grant House Taking Olympic Redshirt For Arizona State

Arizona State would-be junior Grant House will be taking an Olympic redshirt season, sitting out to train for the U.S. Olympic Trials.


College Swimming Previews: #10 USC Women Need To Maximize Relay Points

Louise Hansson lifts all the Trojan relays considerably, but a DQ and three 9th-place finishes sapped them considerably last year.

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Cal Women Drop Duals Against Texas & Utah for 2019-20 Season, No U.S. Open

The Cal women have a slightly more quiet schedule with no duals against Texas/Utah as well as opting out of the U.S. Open meet in December.

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Arizona State Sun Devils Add Dual Against Texas Longhorns for 2019-20 Season

The ASU Sun Devils have added a dual meet against top-5 program Texas in a back-half meet-heavy 2019-20 season.


College Swimming Previews: #10 Arizona Men Building Elite IM Group

One big graduation leaves holes in the relays, but the Arizona men have a young core of returning swimmers, including fast-rising freestyler Brooks Fail.


Club Wolverine’s Johanna Jorgenson Verbals to USC Trojans for 2020

Jorgenson will start at USC just after they graduate their top sprinter, Louise Hansson, and she’ll have a year overlap with sprinter Marta Ciesla.

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Washington High School Runner-Up Elli Straume Verbally Commits to Arizona State

Elli Straume from Washington has verbally committed to Arizona State University in the class of 2020.


NCAA Scorer Mario Koenigsperger to Take Olympic Redshirt Season

At 1:00.83, Koenigsperger is close to the FINA ‘A’ cut (and NZ qualifying standard) for the 2020 Olympics in the 100 breast, which is a 59.93. 


Courtney Caldwell Announces Medical Disqualification from Swimming

“This sport has taught me exactly who I want to be & how I want to suit up for battle when the going gets tough,” said Caldwell in an Instagram post.


Ranking the 2019 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8

We continue counting down the top 12 women’s recruiting classes in the NCAA, one of them including our #2 overall recruit nationwide.


Former Stanford Assistant Jeff Kostoff Named Associate Head Coach at Minnesota

After three years at Indiana and three at his alma mater Stanford, Kostoff is headed to Minneapolis to join the Gopher staff.


Canadian Faith Knelson To Defer NCAA Enrollment at Arizona

Blue chip breaststroker Faith Knelson will defer her enrollment at the University of Arizona until after the 2020 Olympic season.


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