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Destin Lasco Cracks American Record in 200 IM, Wins NCAA Title with 1:37.91

Lasco finished in 1:37.91, bettering his won AR of 1:38.10, which he had swum at last year’s NCAAs.

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Albert Smelzer Jumps to 9th on List of All-Time Top-100 Times in 15-16 Age Group 50 Free

16-year-old Albert Smelzer hit a Trials cut and jumped to 9th on the all-time top 100 age group ranking in the 50 free at the Southeastern Meet of Champions.

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Zuri Ferguson Clocks 52.65/1:53.31 100/200 Back At Providence Sectionals

Florida commit Zuri Ferguson completed her sweep of the backstroke events in personal best time fashion at the Providence Sectionals.

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Alex Shackell Blasts 2:07.13 200 Fly At Indy Sectionals

Shackell’s swim takes about eight-tenths off her previous best, which she set last June in prelims of the event at U.S. Nationals.

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Georgia Commit Kennedi Dobson Drops 1:45.11 200 Free at Eastern Zone Sectional Champs

Kennedi Dobson posted a time of 1:45.11 in the 200 Free to break the meet record, leading the Eastern Zone Sectional Championships through 2 days.

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SafeSport CEO Faces Questions About Alleged Rapist Robert Griswold at Congressional Hearing

“Why have almost two years gone by without a word from SafeSport?” Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) asked in reference to Robert Griswold’s abuse case.

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Join SwimSwam’s March Madness Bracket Challenge!

SwimSwim will be holding a March Madness bracket challenge open to all readers in honor of the men’s and women’s NCAA Division I basketball tournaments.

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UChicago’s Jesse Ssengonzi Breaks David Fitch’s DIII NCAA Record In 100 Butterfly (46.28)

In a tight race, both Ssengonzi (46.28) and Calvin’s Julien Camy (46.44) went under Fitch’s old record mark of 46.46 set back in 2021.

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Maccabi USA Announces Head Coach For European Maccabi Youth Games

USA delegation to send U18 Boys & Girls’ Swimming teams to exemplify Jewish pride through sports.

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Overreacting To Night One Of The 2024 NCAA Women’s DI Swimming And Diving Championships

Let’s play our favorite game of jumping to conclusions based on one day of swimming, even if those conclusions are absolutely ridiculous.

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2024 NCSAs: 18-Year-Old Devin Dilger Goes 49.6 in the 100 Meter Free

Devin Dilger swam an Olympic Trials cut in the 100 free in a time trial on Wednesday (and other swims you might have missed from day 2).

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2024 Women’s Division 1 NCAA Championships: Day 1 Relay Analysis

Florida Gators Bella Sims and Isabel Ivey posted the fastest splits enroute to winning the 800 Free Relay and currently sit in 1st in the team standings.

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NC State Women’s 200 Medley Relay Gets Disqualified At NCAAs, Would Have Been Third

Katharine Berkoff’s anchor time of 20.35 would have been the fifth-fastest relay split in history, but she got NC State disqualified for an early takeoff.

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Women’s NCAA Preview, NSW Champs, and Regan Smith in the NCAA | SWIMSWAM BREAKDOWN

We preview the 2024 Women’s NCAA Championships, review the New South Wales Championships, and predict if Regan Smith will rejoin the NCAA

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4x Olympic Gold Medalist Allison Schmitt To Give Georgia’s Undergrad Commencement Address

Schmitt graduated from Georgia in 2013. She helped the Georgia Bulldog women to an NCAA team title in 2013 as well.

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