Ali Khalafalla

Pieroni Rolls Out 42.1 100 Free on Night 3 of Purdue Invitational

Indiana’s Blake Pieroni was back at it again on Saturday night at the 2017 Purdue Invitational.

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Pieroni Drops 1:32.2 200 Free on Day 2 of Purdue Invite

Freestyle standout Blake Pieroni had one of the top swims of the night for the Hoosiers with his performance in the 200 free.

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Purdue’s Meitz Drops 4:36 500 Free on Day 1 of Purdue Invitational

Purdue’s Kaersten Meitz took almost a full second off her best in the 500 free today with a big performance in front of the home crowd.

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Indiana Men, Texas Women Top Tri-Meet with Florida

Indiana’s Blake Pieroni outswam Florida’s Caeleb Dressel in the 100 free to help the Hoosiers to victory.

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Schooling Takes on Breast Leg of Medley Relay vs. Florida, Indiana

We’re seeing the possibility of a new role for Schooling on the Longhorns’ 200 medley relay. With Will Licon now gone, they’re looking for someone to step up into the breaststroke position.

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College Swimming Preview #7: Indiana Men Building on Big Ten Success

Indiana returns most of the core of the team that captured their first Big Ten title in decades and adds some intriguing international swimmers as the Hoosiers shoot for a top five finish at NCAAs.

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Africa: Egyptian Men Complete Sweep Of Relay Record Books

The Egyptian men broke their national 4×100 medley relay record on the final day of the 2017 World Championships, completing a sweep of all three national relay records this week.

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2017 Worlds Day 1 Africa Roundup: Van der Burgh Scratches 100 Breast

Arguably the biggest storyline from the continent of Africa on day 1 was one that didn’t happen: Olympic champ Cameron van der Burgh elected to scratch the 100 breaststroke prior to heats, taking out what was very likely the continent’s biggest medal threat of the first two days.

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2017 Worlds Preview: A New Champion In Men’s 50 Free

With the reigning Olympic and World Champions not in the lineup, the men’s 50 free is a relatively wide open event.

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Ali Khalafalla Erases Tie with 22-Year-Old Egyptian Record in 50 Free

Olympic sprinter Ali Khalafalla rewrote Egypt’s record book with his performance in the 50 free final at the 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series stop in Santa Clara.

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2017 Santa Clara PSS: Day 3 Race Videos

Today’s highlights included a fantastic winning double by Georgia’s Jay Litherland in the 400 IM and 200 free, in which he took gold in back-to-back events.

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2017 Santa Clara PSS: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Swimmers are slated to compete in the 200 free, 200 back, 50 free, and 400 IM.

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2017 Arena PSS – Santa Clara: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Follow along for a live recap of day 3 prelims from Santa Clara.

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2017 Arena PSS – Santa Clara: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Nathan Adrian will compete in the men’s 100 free on day 2 of the Arena Pro Series in Santa Clara, an event loaded with America’s best.

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Rooney, Morozov In, Khalafalla Out Of A Final After Three-Way Tie

Maxime Rooney and Vladimir Morozov are into the 100 free A final, while Ali Khalafalla is out after the three tied for 8th place in prelims of the 100 free.

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