Chuck Katis swam his first meet as a Golden Bear on Friday, and walked away with a win in the 200 breaststroke.
Video interview is courtesy of Kelsey Floyd. Video edit is courtesy of Coleman Hodges.
After watching the Michigan Wolverines walk away with the NCAA title a year ago, true freshman Ryan Murphy will look to bring the NCAA team title back to Berkeley.
Wisconsin’s Michael Weiss took the 2nd seed in the men’s 400 IM as the Russians and the Americans are both lined up to win at least 5 more medals in the last pool session of the meet on Tuesday evening. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Winn Aung of the Redding Swim Team broke his third different National Age Group Record of the summer on Friday morning. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The Russians took the top seed in three of the five prelims events on Thursday in Kazan. (Stock Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Though one of them isn’t Michael Phelps, there’s more good names in this men’s 400 IM than we’ve seen in the last decade, including his young teammate Chase Kalisz. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Conor Dwyer (above) and Connor Jaeger are both swinging hard this summer. Will either win the 400 free at Trials, or is there an upset brewing? (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The meet named in honor of the great American swimmer Fran Crippen will begin Thursday in Mission Viejo. (Photo: Mike Lewis/OlaVistaPhotography.com)
Cal’s Marcin Tarczynski comes into this weekend as the defending NCAA Champion in the 200 IM. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
As the Cal men finally get into the real meat of their season, their Pac 12 dual meet schedule in…
Cindy Tran swam the fastest in-season 100 backstroke we’ve ever seen in Athens on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Senior Megan Romano anchored Georgia to a big 200 free relay win, though Cal got their revenge in the 400 medley. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Yuri Suguiyama (left) joined Dave Durden (middle) and Nick Folker (right) on deck for the first time as a member of the Cal coaching staff Wednesday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Adam Hinshaw put up a huge time in the men’s 200 IM, even though it didn’t result in a title. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)