College

Stanford Gets Verbal from Third Jr. National Team Breaststroker

Altogether, there are 8 female breaststrokers on the 2011-2012 USA Swimming Junior National Team. By next fall, three of them…

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Penn State Women Raid New York for Top Two Backstrokers

Penn State women’s coach John Hargis has reached across the state’s northern border to earn verbal commitments from the top-two backstrokers,…

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Stanford Men Add Sprinter, Cal Men Add Distance Freestyler on Same Weekend

On the same weekend, cross-town rivals Stanford and Cal both added big-time recruits, though a shared metropolitan area is one…

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Texas Women Kick off Season with Wins in SMU Classic Over Florida, UVA

The first big invite of the season went down over the weekend in Dallas at the SMU Classic. The field…

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Auburn Women Add Versatility to Class with Alex Merritt Signing

Just as I was expecting that the Auburn women’s class of 2012 was going to be nothing but backstrokers, coach…

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TSC NCAA Power Rankings, Women's Round 1

This is the first edition of our The Swimmers Circle power rankings. These rankings are not a “poll,” in the…

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Penn State Men Earn Program-Changing Commitment

Everyone knows about David Nolan’s National-Record breaking performance at last year’s Pennsylvania High School State Championship meet. There, he broke National…

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In Briefs: Former Auburn Star Brown Returning Home to United Kingdom for Olympic Training

Former Auburn star Adam Brown is returning home to his native United Kingdom to train for the 2012 Olympics. During his…

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Georgia Women Land Another Top-10 Recruit, Annie Zhu

After taking a week off to give the rest of the country a chance to earn some verbals Georgia head…

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North Carolina Women Snag Top Recruit out of State of Virginia

Earlier today, we received news that the North Carolina men had signed the #2 recruit out of the state of…

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North Carolina Men Sign 3 Big Recruits, Two "Tommy Wyher" Clones

The North Carolina Tar Heel men made huge moves in the past three days as they got verbal commitments from…

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Canuck NAG Record Holder Annie Harrison Commits to UNC

In the women’s high school class of 2012, which is one of the best in recent memory, the Americans aren’t…

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Georgia Tech Men Get Verbal from State-Record Holding Breaststroker

In the class of 2010, Georgia Tech’s highest-ranked recruit in the state was #8 Ben Shepperd. In 2011, it was…

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Iowa Women Join the Party with Top-50 Women's Recruit

The Iowa Hawkeye women have struggled in the pool in recent seasons. Last year, they finished 9th in the Big…

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USC Adds Distance Recruit to Improve Balance

For the past few seasons, Dave Salo’s recruiting strategy seems to have been to just pick up the best swimmers…

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