USC Men Jump into 2022 Recruiting with Verbal from Breaststroker Charlie Arnold

Charlie Arnold, a U.S. Open qualifier in the 200 breast from the high school class of 2022, has verbally committed to the USC Trojans.

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Olympic Contender Torri Huske Swims Lifetime Best in 100 Fly (RACE VIDEOS)

Torri Huske, the 2019 US Open Champion in the 100 fly, swam the second-best time in 17-18 age group history in the United States on Sunday morning.


Isabel Ivey Swims 52.9 in 100 Fly in First Meet Since Pac-12s

Isabel Ivey swam the same 3 events, the 100 back, 100 fly, and 200 IM, that she was scheduled to swim at the canceled 2020 NCAA Championships.

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Debate Swirls Around Myocarditis Figures In Athletes With COVID-19

Athletes who test positive for the coronavirus – even if they’re asymptomatic – can show inflammation of heart muscles with unclear long-term effects.


Pac-12 Could Resume Sports Sooner Than 2021 With New Rapid-Testing Agreement

Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott called it a “game-changer.” Rapid tests for COVID-19 could allow the Pac-12 to resume sports sooner than January 1, 2021.


Idaho High School 5A State Champion Molly Jacobson Sends Verbal to Utah

2020 Idaho State Champion Molly Jacobson has verbally committed to swim for the University of Utah’s class of 2025 after originally committing to Boise State.

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Winter Juniors Qualifier Sophie Macy Gives Verbal Pledge to Washington State

Breaststroke/IM specialist Sophie Macy has announced her intention to swim for the Washington State Cougars in the class of 2025.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Amy Bilquist on Perks of Training Like a Pro

Amy walked us through her famed career both at Carmel high school in Indiana and at Cal, where she took was part of some seriously speedy teams


After 3-Second 200 BK Drop, Sam Tenhulzen Commits To Utah For 2021

Sam Tenhulzen dropped three seconds in his 200 back as a junior. Now he’s verbally committed to the University of Utah for next fall.

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USC Women Pick Up Kiwi Butterflier Alice Waldow for 2021

Waldow won three New Zealand Age Group Championship titles in 2019, taking wins in the 50 back, 100 back and 100 fly. 

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Mission Viejo D-Freestyler Stella Copeland Commits to Arizona

Copeland, who is a Winter Junior Nationals qualifier in the 500 free, joins an Arizona distance group that graduated a lot after the 2019-2020 season.


Alameda County, California Reopens Pools on Friday after 25 Weeks

Alameda County, California, which includes the cities of Oakland (above), Berkeley, and Pleasanton, allowed the reopening of pools on Friday.

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Stanford Men Land 20.0 Sprinter Avery Voss from Ohio for Fall 2021

At the 2020 Ohio HS Championships, Voss split a 19.78 on Upper Arlington’s 200 free relay and 44.70 on their state runner-up 400 free relay.


Cal Men Add Roman Willets As Volunteer Assistant Coach

The Cal men have added Roman Willets to their coaching staff, bringing on the area club coach and Michigan alum as a volunteer assistant.


Worlds Silver Medalist Andrei Minakov Won’t Travel to Stanford This Year

Andrei Minakov, the defending World Championships silver medalist in the 100 fly, will defer the start of his training at Stanford University.