Some Teams Forced to Suspend Practices Under CA Stay at Home Order

Although pools may remain open, some teams in California have been forced to shut down again under the state’s new stay at home order due to COVID-19.


Zoe Skirboll Adds Olympic Trial Cut With 56.2 in Long Course 100 Free

16-year-old Zoe Skirboll of Racer X Aquatics added a third U.S. Olympic Trials cut this week, going 56.28 in the 100-meter freestyle.

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Levenia Sim Moves To 11th In 13-14 100 BK; Letitia Sim 11th In 17-18 100 BR

The sisters charged up the historical age group rankings with some standout swims at the 2020 SE Holiday Classic in Nashville.


Caleb Maldari Throws Down PB in 100 Back, Matches Historical 200 Back Time

Caleb Maldari dropped a personal best in the 100 backstroke at the NE USA 18& Under Champs, posting one of the top times in the country.


13-Year-Old Erica Jaffe Swims 200 Yard IM in 2:02.72

Sierra Marlins Swim Team posted numerous best times despite having to postpone and replan the meet due to California’s wildfires and rising COVID-19 rates.


Torri Huske Leads 4 Events Midway Through Virtual Winter Junior Championships

The qualifying period is halfway through, and Arlington Aquatic Club’s Torri Huske leads four events in USA Swimming’s current Winter Juniors result ranks.


Thomas Heilman Posts 3rd Fastest All-Time 100 Fly in 13-14 Age Group

Heilman’s 48.04 100 yard fly makes him the 3rd fastest all-time 13-14 year-old and ranks him 12th so far in the 18 & Under Winter Championships.


Heilman, Davis & Sim Highlight 14&U Performers Halfway Through Winter Juniors

Cavalier Aquatics teammates Thomas Heilman and Grey Davis both have four swims ranked in the top-25, while Levenia Sim is fourth overall in the 100 back.

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14-Year-Old Emily Way Drops 22.7 50 Free Relay Split at York YMCA Meet

At the Graham Aquatic Center (above), Emily Way’s 22.73 anchor leg on York’s 200 free relay would have rivaled the top NCAA DI relays swam last weekend.


Gretchen Walsh Moves To #2 All-Time For 17-18s With 21.41 in 50-Yard Free

Gretchen Walsh hit career-bests in the 100 fly, 100 back, and 50 free. The 21.41 free swim moves her to #2 all-time among U.S. 17-18s


Germonprez Crushes 1:45.41 In 200-Yard IM, #11 In All-Time 15-16 Ranks

16-year-old Aubree Brouwer smashed three-and-a-half seconds off her lifetime-best in the 200 breast to move into the top 20 in USA Swimming age group history.

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Marcelo Acosta Crushes 1650 Pool Record To Close FL Champs In Pembroke Pines

Acosta, a 2016 Olympian representing El Salvador, won the men’s 1650 freestyle in 15:18.35 to demolish the previous pool record of 15:51.48.

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Aaron Sequeira, Nathan Wall Shine At Cincinnati Marlins Intrasquad

Sequeira, a Stanford commit, set a 200 fly lifetime best in 1:49.34 and neared PBs in five other events over the three-day meet.

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MO Winter Champs Day 3: 3 Swimmers Land on All-Time Top 100 Lists

Aubree Brouwer picked up her second win of the meet in the 100 breast, posting a PB of 1:00.68 to land at #32 all-time for 15-16 girls in the event.


Baylor Nelson and Sam Hoover Battle It Out Again in 200 IM at Cary

Both boys hit lifetime bests, as Nelson entered the meet with a best of 1:47.17, and Hoover 1:47.00.