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2016 Big Ten Women Long Course Time Trials: 3 New Trials Cuts Posted

Michigan’s Catie DeLoof was one of three swimmers to achieve a new 2016 Olympic Trials standard at Michigan’s post-Big Ten’s Long Course Invitational last Sunday

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2016 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

The Michigan Wolverines are on top of the Big Ten through day 2 of the Women’s Championships, but Indiana’s Lilly King and Ohio State’s Liz Li may have something to say about that during today’s events.

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2016 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Opening Night Live Recap

Michigan returns all 8 legs of their night 1 relays from a year ago and host the 2016 Big Ten Championships.

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Villanova Men and Women Fall to In-State Foes Penn State

Penn State University men and women take down in state foes Villanova.

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2015 Canadian Trials – Day 2 Prelims Recap

Michelle Williams of NYAC started off the morning as the top qualifier in the women’s 100 freestyle…

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2015 W. NCAA Picks: Manuel on 100 free American record hunt in huge event for Stanford

Simone Manuel’s American 100 free record was broken by high schooler Abbey Weitzeil in December. Will Manuel take it back at NCAAs?

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2015 W. NCAA Picks: Missy chasing American 200 free history with Simone in tow

Missy Franklin is the defending NCAA champ and American record-holder in the 200 free, where she and Stanford’s Simone Manuel are on the precipice of a historic barrier.

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2015 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Snodgrass dominant, but Gophers expand lead at day 3 finals

IU’s Brooklynn Snodgrass was unstoppable, winning a big 100 back battle, but a Hoosier 400 medley relay DQ wiped out her other big swim and let the Golden Gophers expand their points lead.

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2015 Big Ten Women’s Championships Fan Guide: Minnesota Looks for 4th Straight Title

Kierra Smith (above) had a breakout summer competing for Canada, just missing a medal in the 200m breast at the Pan Pacific Games. She’ll be a star for the Minnesota Gophers this championship season.

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Big Ten Senior Spotlight: Megan Siverling of Pennsylvania State University

There may not be a team in the Big 10 that has delivered more jaw-dropping time drops and consistently fast…

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Tight finishes as Michigan, Virginia, Penn State women split the PSU triangular

The women’s programs each ended with one win and one loss, while the Michigan men swept all opponents.

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Virginia Tech men, Penn State women win 5-team Virginia Tech Challenge

The Penn State Nittany Lions women and Virginia Tech H2Okie men topped the Virginia Tech Challenge on Saturday.

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Audrey Lacroix Posts Fast 200m Fly At Quebec Canada Cup

Day two of the Canada Cup in Montréal, Que. took place today, spotlighting some of Canada’s fastest athletes. The 200m…

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Missy Franklin Wins Two On Night Two Of Mel Zajac International

Day two finals at the Mel Zajac International started off with a big win for Missy Franklin. Franklin swam a…

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Day Two Prelims Of Mel Zajac International: Missy Franklin Takes Top Seed In 200 Back

Missy Franklin stole the show in the 200m backstroke throwing down a 2:11.75 to take the top seed over teammate Elizabeth Pelton. Pelton touched in at 2:13.11 to take the second seed. The two Cal teammates really separated themselves from the rest of the field; third seed Melanie Klaren who’s also a Cal swimmer was over two seconds behind Pelton in 2:15.22

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