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#12 Recruit & NC State Commit Arsenio Bustos Wraps High School Early

Highly-ranked recruit Arsenio Bustos has finished his high school credits early, though he’ll remain in Connecticut through the Olympic Trials.

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Brendan Burns Logs 1:44s in 200 Fly/200 Back Double as IU Overpowers Ohio State

The Hoosier men were hard to stop, powered by a triple from sophomore Brendan Burns. The IU women’s breaststrokers were a strong point as they also won.

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NBC Sports Will Shut Down at the End of 2021

NBC Sports, which carries much of the live swimming that is available on television in the United States, will be no more as of the end of 2021.

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Global Olympic Leadership Soundly Rejects Times Reporting Overnight

Reports of the death of the Tokyo2020 Olympic Games have been greatly exaggerated, according to official statements by the world’s Olympic leadership.

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Winning Life’s Gold Medal: Ten Valuable Life lessons from the Olympic Games

Olympic icon Gary Hall Sr. makes me feel lazy—in the most positive way. He is a reminder of how to live your life daily with purpose.

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Arizona State Adds Texas 6A A-Finalist Jackson Stallworth for Class of 2025

Jackson Stallworth from Streamline Aquatics in San Antonio, Texas will head to Tempe next fall to swim for Arizona State in the class of 2025.

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Swim of the Week: Matsumoto’s 1:45.1 JPN Record in 200 Free

Matsumoto is the 6th-fastest swimmer in this entire expanded Olympic quad, putting up the world’s best time for the 2020-2021 season.

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Hoagland Wins Three as Fighting Irish Down Pool Records at Shamrock Invite

Notre Dame Jack Hoagland won three events, and the Fighting Irish downed several pool records, as Notre Dame faced Missouri State at the Shamrock Invite.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 75% Preferred San Antonio PSS Over Richmond

Three-quarters of voters were more excited for the San Antonio stop of the Pro Swim Series than the Richmond stop, according to our most recent SwimSwam poll.

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Chalmers’ Comeback Race Set For South Aussie Relay Lead-Off

Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers is listed as the relay lead-off for tomorrow night for his first race back after minor shoulder surgery.

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Texas HS A-Finalist Giovanni Linscheer Verbals to Florida (2022)

At the 2020 Texas HS 6A Championships, Linscheer was an A-finalist in the 200 IM, placing eighth overall (1:53.09) after hitting a PR 1:51.23 in prelims. 

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South Carolina Men & Women Sweep Gardner-Webb On Senior Day

Luke Massey and Hayley Mason were double-event winners for the Gamecocks as South Carolina swept Gardner Webb on senior day.

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World C’ships Medalist Matsumoto Snares 1:45.13 200 Free JPN Record

World Championships silver medalist Katsuhiro (Katsuo) Matsumoto fired off a new 200m free national record while competing in his native Japan.

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Texas A&M’s Top 100 Backstroker, Emma Carlton, Announces Transfer to Tennessee

Carlton’s best 100 back time would rank atop Tennessee’s roster this season. She’ll be one of the program’s top sprint freestylers/butterfliers, too.

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Kaylee McKeown Hits Fastest 50 Back Time Of Her Career

Aussie Kaylee McKeown took on the 50m back and 200m breast double down under to kick-off her South Aussie State Championships campaign.

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