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Smith, Grover turn in fast times at prelims of Georgia 6A high school state

Prelims of the 6A (big schools) high school state championships in Georgia have been less eventful than the 1A-5A event, which took place Friday morning. But nonetheless, there have been a few notable swims and some definite drama setting up for the finals tomorrow night.

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Robinson Secondary relays just off pair of former meet records at Northern Virginia Region prelims

Robinson Secondary sits just tenths off two region relay records, while one region record fell to Oakton’s John Shebat in the 100 back.

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Paige Schultz Adds Two More Medals On Day Two of OUA Championships

This time, Schultz stepped up to take down a tough field in the 100m freestyle, beating the record by just five one-hundredths (55.31 to 55.36).

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Charlotte Catholic, Hough Girls Put on a Show With 9 Record-Breaking Swims at NC State Championship Meet

The lone win in the North Carolina women’s 4A State Championship meet that didn’t go to Charlotte Catholic or W.A. Hough was a swim by Green Hope senior Hannah Moore, who broke the State Record of a current National Team swimmer by over 5 seconds.

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SwimSwam’s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 2/5/2014

There weren’t a ton of meets this weekend, but the ones that took place were fast. Here are the Daring…

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Janet Hu Scares National High School Record in 50 Free in Northern VA Regional Prelims

Janet Hu, a Stanford commit, very nearly went her best time in prelims of her high school regional championship meet, and she’s still got many tries left to chase records.

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Ryan Murphy Wins Two, Including 46.95 in 100 Back, as Cal Torches USC

Cal’s Ryan Murphy is in fine form as he barrels toward his first Pac-12 Championship meet in 3 weeks.

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9 Texas High School Regional Meets Rescheduled Because of Weather

9 Texas regional championship meets have had schedules altered to deal with weather concerns.

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State Records Fall From Powers, Cooper, Young in Georgia 1A-5A Prelims

Paul Powers is one of multiple record-breaking swimmers already in Georgia, and they’re through just one of four sessions so far.

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British Paralympian Sam Hynd Retires After Decorated Career

British Paralympian Sam Hynd has decided to hang up his goggles for good, “I’ll miss the sport but I was…

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It’s HUGE – World’s largest open water race, Midmar Mile, set for the weekend

The Midmar Mile is one event that over 15,o00 swimmers keep on their calendar every year. The race begin in 1974…

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Follow Up: Albemarle County School Board Will Not Cut Swim Team

And the crowds rejoiced, for there would still be scholastic swimming in Albemarle County.

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Hosszu Takes First Event At Euro Meet 2014 In Luxembourg

World champion Katinka Hosszu took the first event of the competition, winning the 800 freestyle in a time of 8:29.42…

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Virginia Commit Caitlin Cooper Breaks Amanda Weir’s Georgia State Record

Georgia high school senior Caitlin Cooper has broken Amanda Weir’s State Record in the 50 free.

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#1 Cal men roll over CSUB in Thursday night tune-up before #6 USC

The Cal Golden Bears cruised to victory on a cold, rainy Thursday night road dual with California State University – Bakersfield, getting a pair of wins from Adam Hinshaw and Will Hamilton.

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