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2016 Texas Invite: Townley Haas Outside Smokes 200 Free in Day 3 Finals

It was all outside smoke in the men’s 200 free final. Texas’ Townley Haas, who squeaked into the top 8 this morning, and Stanford’s Grant Shoults, who got scratched in after taking 9th in prelims, were the fastest 2 swimmers tonight.

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2016 Texas Invite: Stanford Men Step Up Big In Day 2 Prelims

The Stanford men were on a roll this morning, putting 4 swimmers into the final of the 500 free and 5 swimmers into the final of the 200 IM.

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2016 Texas Invite Preview: Olympic Champions Clash in 200 Free

Among the notable races to watch is the men’s 200 yard free, which will feature U.S. Olympic gold medalists Clark Smith and Townley Haas, as well as Stanford freshman standout Grant Shoults and Olympic champ Ous Mellouli.

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Carter’s Double Helps USC to Home Victory over Arizona

All-Americans Dylan Carter and Patrick Mulcare were among the top performers for the Trojans on the men’s side, picking up 2 individual event wins.

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After Scoring Revision, Arizona St. Men, USC Women Win Dual

Santo Condorelli had a win in the 50 free for USC, as the men battled to what was initially a tie with ASU on Friday. A later re-score gave the meet to Bob Bowman’s crew. The Trojan women were victorious over the Sun Devils.

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College Swimming Previews: #6 USC Women A Freestyle Powerhouse

The Trojans have brought in more than enough talent to keep their relays intact, and could easily find themselves matching or improving on their 6th place finish from last season.

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2016 U.S Olympic Trials: Day Seven Prelims Live Recap

This morning’s prelims are going to be short and sweet, at least for the first half of the morning.

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2016 Women’s NCAA Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Olivia Smoliga’s gutsy 100 free title helped Georgia win its third NCAA title in the last four years.

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Women’s 200 Free Relay Entries Stand Pat on Day 2 of 2016 NCAA Championships

The Tennessee women enter the A-Final as the top seed in the 200 free relay.

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2016 W. NCAA Picks: Cal 200 Free Relay to Make a Run at NCAA Record

This season, the Golden Bears have a good chance at repeating as champions in this event and making another run at the record. They’re the only team that’s been under 1:27 so far in 2016, entering the meet with their 1:26.77 from Pac-12s.

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2016 W. NCAA Picks: Stanford Looks to Fend off Loaded 400 Free Relay Field

Stanford enters the 2016 NCAA Championships as the defending champions in the 400 freestyle relay and the top seed with a 3:11.44. If they want to defend that title, they’ll have to fend off some tough competition from Cal, USC, and NC State.

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Salo On USC’s Pac-12 Win: “We’re Going To Make This A Habit” (Video)

Watch USC’s Coach Dave Salo, Chelsea Chenault and Kristen Vose talk about winning the Trojans’ first-ever Pac-12 swimming championship title.

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2016 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Finals Recap

USC was successful in capturing their first Pac-12 Championship as a team this weekend. The Trojans finished 1st after a hard fought battle with the Stanford women, who were 2nd overall.

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2016 Women’s Pac-12 Champs: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Stanford freshman Ella Eastin torched the field’s best 200 free split on the 800 free relay last night, and she’ll have her hand at the 200 IM this morning, where she comes in as the top seed.

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2016 Women’s Pac-12 Championships Fan Guide: Young Stanford, Reloaded Cal or Red-Hot USC?

A number of stars have cleared out of the Pac-12 since last year, but Olympian Lia Neal leads a loaded Stanford crew looking to knock off defending NCAA champs Cal.

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