Hardcore Swim Of the Week: Grant House in the 400 IM at the Showcase Classic

“The HardCoreSwim of the week goes to Grant House of the Cincinnati Marlins for his 400 IM swim at last week’s Showcase Classic in Clearwater Florida, with honorable mentions to Michael Andrew, Maxime Rooney, and Benjamin Ho.” (Artwork Credit: HCS)

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Irvine NovAquatics Breaks 11-12 400 Free Relay National Age Group Record

This past weekend at the 2013 Far Western Short Course Championships, the 11-12 boys from Irvine NovAquatics had a heck of…


Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics Swims Off with Far Western Championship Title

12-year old Hunter Hitchens, representing Irvine Novaquatics, Calif., won nine gold and two silver medals at 2013 Far Western Championships.


YMCA Coach Arrested, Charged With Indecent Liberties With a Child at Y Nationals

Patrick Jeanneret of the Countryside YMCA in Lebanon, Ohio was arrested on Saturday in Greensboro, North Carolina at the YMCA…

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House Comes From Behind to Win Monstrous Battle with Michael Andrew in 400 IM

Grant House of the Cincinnati Marlins won a big battle with Michael Andrew on the final day of the Showcase Classic, marking the end of his yards career as an age grouper. (Stock photo: Tim Binning/


Michael Andrew Comes Within a Tenth of National Age Group Record at Showcase Classic

Friday night marks the third evening of the 2013 Showcase Classic in Clearwater, Florida, and more record-breaking swims have gone…


Andrew Again Tops Among 13-Year Olds; Off of Best Times in Showcase Prelims

Day 2 of the 2013 Showcase Classic in Clearwater, Florida, started off much the way that day 1 did, with Michael…

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Weaver Breaks Short Course Nationals Record in 100 Fly Prelims

The Greensboro Aquatic Center saw the 8th record fall in just two days in Thursday’s prelims session at the YMCA Short Course National Championships. (Photo: Tim Binning/

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Andrew Cuts Another Tenth off of 50 Free Best Time; Barney Moves Up All-Time Rankins on Day 1 of Showcase Classic

Wednesday’s prelims at the 2013 Showcase Classic in Clearwater, Florida were solid, but nothing spectacular. The finals session, though, put…


Y Nats Kick Off in Greensboro With New Records in Womens’ 200 Breaststroke

An 11-year old Meet Record went down in the first prelims sesson, and some very young swimmers from the Middle Tyger YMCA were impressive. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/

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Michael Andrew; Younger Kalisz Sister Kicks Off Showcase Classic With Blazing 50 Breaststroke

Michael Andrew was the fastest swimmer in two events this morning, but will have a challenger in the 200 backstroke.


Can’t Hardly Keep Up: SwimMAC Girls Break Another NAG Record

The record breakers in the 400 medley relay and their coaches from SwimMAC Carolina (Photo: Tim Binning/

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SwimMAC Girls Join The Fun, Break Aquajets’ 15-16 National Age Group Record

Alyssa Marsh, Kathleen Baker, Caitlin Casazza, and Nora McCullagh combined to take down a NAG Record that included some impressive swimmers. (Photo: Tim BInning/

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SwimMAC 15-16’s Join Teammates on NAG Record Books

The 15-16 boys from SwimMAC Carolina who combined to break the NAG Record in the 200 free relay, along with the many coaches they have swum for in their careers. (Photo Thanks to: David Marsh)


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