High School

Peddie Boys, Episcopal Girls Win 2017 Easterns Titles

Amid a headline-grabbing national high school record, the boys of the Peddie School and the girls of the Episcopal Academy won the 2017 Easterns meet. It’s the third straight win for Peddie, while the Episcopal girls avenge a 4-point loss from a year ago.

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All of SwimSwam’s Top 20 HS Recruits of ’16 Should Make NCAAs as Frosh

Meghan Small, who was our #1 recruit last year, is seeded 4th in the 200 IM.

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Bentonville Repeats as Arkansas HS 7A-6A Champions

Bentonville High School won their 18th boys’ and 19th Girls Arkansas High School Titles in an AHSAA Championship that saw six State Records fall.

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Shouts From the Stands: What’s It Like To Have a State Title Stolen From You?

SwimSwam welcomes reader submissions about all topics aquatic, and if it’s well-written and well-thought, we might just post it under…

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Behind the Scenes Interview with Reece Whitley, by Phillips Academy

Get a behind-the-scenes interview with Reese Whitley during the 2017 Eastern Championships–the recent competition where Whitley set the new National High School Record in the 100 breast at 51.84–brought to you by the Phillips Academy boy’s swimming and diving team.

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Brooke Forde Downs Leah Stevens’ State Record at Kentucky HS States

Sacred Heart Academy’s Brooke Forde smashed a pair of State Records during finals at the 2017 Kentucky Girls High School State Championships.

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Kibler Downs 100 Free State Record in Finals of Indiana HS States

Kibler first set the record with a gold-winning 43.20 in the individual race. Then, he led off the 400 free relay in 43.02 to lower the mark even further.

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National Age Group Record Holder Drew Kibler Commits to Texas

Carmel Swim Club’s Drew Kibler, a multi-NAG Record holder, has given his verbal commitment to swim for the University of Texas. Kibler will begin his NCAA swimming career in the fall of 2018.

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Grant House Downs State Record with 4:19.1 500 Free at Ohio D1 States

House turned in a 4:19.15 to become the first swimmer to clear the 4:20-barrier at an Ohio High School State Championships. The former record of 4:20.56 set by Dvid Mosko in 2007.

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Arizona Commit Sam Iida Busts IHSA Record with 1:46.02 200 IM (VIDEO)

Glenbrook South senior Sam Iida destroyed the field in the 200 IM, going 1:46.02 as the only finisher under 1:50.

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Sam Iida Takes Two, Lyons Repeats as IHSA Team Champions

2017 IHSA BOYS CHAMPIONSHIPS When: February 24th – February 25th Where: New Trier HS, Winnetka, IL Live results State qualifier…

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Reece Whitley Blasts 51.84 100 Breast to Re-Break National HS Record

Penn Charter junior Reece Whitley put together another monster swim in the 100 breast, breaking the National Independent High School and overall High School Records with a 51.84.

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VIDEO: Watch Reece Whitley Shred National HS Record in 100 Breast

Just hours after breaking the national high school record in the 100 yard breaststroke, Penn Charter’s Reece Whitley lowered his new marks by another half-second in finals to 51.84.

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Relay Sweep, Aldan Johnston Helps Fuel St. Xavier Kentucky HS Victory

The St. Xavier Tigers (Louisville) men just earned their 29th consecutive Kentucky state title.

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Crile Hart Cracks 200 IM State Record; GM Hawken Wins Ohio D2 States

In her first individual swim, the 200 IM, Hart took down the State Record, winning gold in 1:59.58 to dominate the field by 5 seconds.

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