Alberto Mestre

16 Current & Former Florida Gators To Compete At 2022 FINA World Championships

Those 16 athletes represent seven countries: United States (8), Venezuela (2), Colombia (2), Jordan (1), Germany (1), Egypt (1) and Argentina (1).

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Alfonso Mestre and Leonardo Diplano Test Positive For COVID-19, Both Out Of Worlds

Alfonso Mestre and Leonardo Deplano add to the growing list of swimmers who withdrew from the upcoming FINA World Championships due to a COVID-19 diagnosis.

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Zavaros, Hartman, and Mestre Close Out Atlanta Classic With Day 3 Wins

After narrowly missing the win in the 200 backstroke to Zoie Hartman, Mabel Zavaros took gold in the 200 backstroke at the Atlanta Classic.

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Mabel Zavaros Wins Twice on Day 2 of 2022 Atlanta Classic

On night two of finals at the 2022 Atlanta Classic, Mabel Zavaros took on a tough 200 fly/400 free double and won both events.

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2022 M. NCAA Previews: Defending Champs Louisville Lead Tight Field in 200 MR

Louisville made program history last year, winning their first ever NCAA relay title by taking this race with a 1:22.11.

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2022 SEC Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Night 1 of the 2022 men’s and women’s SEC Championships begins with the 200 medley and 800 freestyle relays, the women’s 1-meter, and the men’s 3-meter.

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Florida Men Post Meet Record in 200 Medley, Chaney #3 Swim Ever

The time would have won the men NCAAs last year, and it featured a 20.32 performance from Adam Chaney on backstroke, the No. 3 performance ever.

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Second Semester Additions & Their Potential Impact In The NCAA Postseason

University of Georgia freshman Matt Sates figures to make a massive impact for the Bulldogs this season after joining the team from South Africa.

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Katie Ledecky Beats Zane Grothe at Florida-Auburn Dual

Both volunteer assistants Katie Ledecky (Florida) and Zane Grothe (Auburn) raced in a 500 at the Florida-Auburn dual meet.

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Dressel and Ledecky Highlight University of Florida Intrasquad

The University of Florida held an intrasquad in place of their dual meet against Texas A&M that was canceled due to COVID-19.

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College Swimming Previews: #3 Florida Men Look Steady After Golden Summer

The University of Florida men remain one of the strongest teams in the nation and returns all but one of its 2021 NCAA scorers.

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Olympic Semifinalist Alberto Mestre Will Transfer to Florida

Alberto Mestre’s younger brother Alfonso is a junior at Florida. Their dad, also named Alberto, was a 17-time All-American for the Gators in the 1980s.

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See the Fresh Ink of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Take a look at the first-time Olympians and Paralympians who got tattoos of the Olympic rings and Paralympic agitos after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

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USC Sends Record Number of 63 Olympians to Tokyo

Katinka Hosszu is one of 16 current and former Trojans swimming at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Stanford and Cal are sending the 2nd and 3rd most athletes.

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Venezuela’s Alberto And Alfonso Mestre To Continue Family Legacy At Tokyo Games

Alberto Mestre Jr. and brother Alfonso will represent Venezuela at the Tokyo Games 35 years after their father swam in 2 Olympic finals.

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