High School

3 New Members Appointed to NFHS Swimming & Diving Rules Committee

Brad Alford, Kristen Daughters, and Penny DiPomazio will join the group that shapes swimming & diving rules for most high schools in the United States.

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NFHS Reorganizes High School Swimming & Diving Rule Book

The new rules book clarifies that backstroke wedges are not allowed in any high school competitions.

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Windsor Jumps Silver Creek for #1 Ranking in Colorado Boys’ 4A

In the 2nd edition of the 2018 Colorado High School boys’ state rankings, the battle in Class 4A (small schools)…

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Johnsen Added To USA Swimming Banned List After Pleading Guilty

Matt Johnsen, a former high school swim coach in Ohio, has been added to USA Swimming’s permanent banned list after pleading guilty to two counts of sexual battery.

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Practice + Pancakes: Watch Both Single-Gendered Practices from the Dayton Raiders

Remember when we did that video about how the Dayton Raiders started holding single gendered practices for some of their workouts every week? Well SwimSwam attended one of each of those practices, and is here to tell you allllll about them. 

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Three’s Company: Getting to know Hannah, Jake, and Carson Foster (Video Report)

Siblings aren’t always close enough in age to be in the same group all at once, let alone on a team at the same time. This is not the case for the Fosters.

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Fossil Ridge Favored for 4-Peat in First Colorado HS Rankings of 2018

The first rankings of the boys’ season has Danny Kovac (above) and Fossil Ridge ranked 1st.

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Former California Water Polo Club Coach Accused of Sexual Abuse

Bahram Hojreh, previously a coach at the International Water Polo Club in Los Alamitos, California, has been brought to court on almost two-dozen charges ranging from sexual battery to child annoyance.

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Brazilian CBDE Announces 2018 World School Games Roster

The Brazilian Confederation of School Sports, or CBDE, has announced its roster for the 2018 World School Games, which are to be held in Marrakech, Morocco from May 2nd to May 9th.

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Dayton Raiders See Benefits from Single-Gendered Practices (Video Report)

College teams do it all the time. For private schools it’s also common. But for a city-wide club team, single-gendered practices aren’t something you hear about hardly ever.

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What your Post-Season is Missing: The Taper Float (Video)

Ever get to the end of the season and wonder “Am I doing this right?” Are you relaxed enough? Have you visualized your races? Do you feel one with the water? If the answer is no, then we’ve got the answer.

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Practice + Pancakes: Mason Manta Rays Taper for TYR JNat Cup (Video)

The Mason Manta Rays, whose senior group is run by Ken Heis, was coming down in a big way, preparing the the infamous TYR Junior National Cup

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Revisiting NCAA Recruit Rankings: Men’s High School Class of 2014

Flashback 2013: We had Bolles School teammates Joseph Schooling and Caeleb Dressel ranked #1 and #2 in the class. How did those rankings hold up, and what did the rest of the top-ranked recruiting class look like over four years of NCAA production?

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Colorado HS Association Proposes 20-Swimmer Scoring for State Meet

Both pools used for Colorado High School State Championship meets are capable of 10-lane competition courses.

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8 High School Swim Coaches Named NHSACA Coach of the Year Finalists

8 high school swim coaches have been named National High School Athletic Coaches Association (NHSACA) Coach of the Year finalists…

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