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Darby Galbraith Commits to Virginia Tech After Initial William & Mary Choice

Galbraith, whose older brother swims for the recently-reinstated William & Mary program, wound up re-committing to Virginia Tech after the initial cut.

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Ziyad Saleem Cracks 48 in 100 BK, 13-Year-Old Alana Berlin Drops 54.1 100 BK

The former Iowa commit continues to whittle down his backstroke bests, while Berlin moves to top-40 in the 13-14 age group historical rankings.

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Basically Every Aussie Is Racing This Week At Virtual C’Ships

With the wealth of talent ready to rumble down under, we’ll be treated to some high-octane matchups to carry us over from the thrilling ISL final.

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Sim Sisters Wreck PRs, Letitia Sim Hits 59.9/2:09.6 BR and 52.8 FL

Letitia Sim, 17, would’ve been invited to the 2020 NCAA Championships in both breaststroke events with her times this past weekend.

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Kyle Chalmers Smiles From Hospital Bed After Latest Surgery

Australian Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has undergone surgery now less than 250 days away from the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games.

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NCAA Releases New Return-to-Sport Guidelines

As new information about COVID-19 continues to be released, the NCAA has updated its return-to-sport guidelines to align with current CDC recommendations.

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Lawyer for ECU Athletes Extends Deadline – But Maybe On ECU’s Dime

A potential Title IX lawsuit over ECU’s decision to cut its swim team has been delayed until December – but that might come at a cost to the school.

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Campbell Wins Liberty’s Invite for First Win Over Liberty Since 2011

Campbell University won the Liberty TYR ’85 Invite over the weekend, with UNC-Asheville second and host Liberty third, though no Liberty divers competed.

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UGA Commit Mitchell Norton Hits 1:36.11 200 Free At Marlins Invite

Norton also established lifetime bests in the 50 free (20.60), 100 free (44.31), 500 free (4:30.59) and 100 back (48.37).

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Cam McEvoy’s Dog Is Living The Life

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.

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ISL 2020: Romanchuk Won 800 Free Test Race With 3 Jackpots

The International Swimming League tried out an experimental 800 free on the day of its season finale, with points awarded at checkpoints along the way.

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Report: IMG Still Awaiting Payments From ISL For 2019 Season

Multiple groups say the ISL hasn’t paid debts this 2020 season. A new report suggests another organization hasn’t been fully paid for the 2019 season.

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Kiersten Donnelly and Kiki Lindsay Commit to DI UNH Wildcats

Seniors Kiersten Donnelly and Kiki Lindsay have committed to swim for DI University of New Hampshire in the fall of 2021. They will be joining the Wildcats’ class of 2025.

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10 Swimmers Who Broke Through in the 2020 ISL Season

Beata Nelson’s first season as a professional swimmer saw her as the ISL’s 2nd-ranked rookie in terms of MVP points scored.

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Survey: 44 New Jersey Indoor Pool Operators Report No Spread of Coronavirus

A survey by the New Jersey Swim Safety Alliance turned up no reported cases of spread of coronavirus at 44 of the state’s indoor pools.

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