Austin Katz

2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Murderer’s Row Remains In Men’s 100 Back

The men’s 100 back continues to be one of the most competitive events in the U.S.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Murphy, Pebley Reign In Men’s 200 Back

Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley are virtual locks for the top two spots in the men’s 200 back at the upcoming U.S. National Championships in Irvine.

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Madisyn Cox Entered in First Meet Since March at Austin Sectionals

Cox last raced at March’s Pro Swim Series stop in Atlanta. She’s part of a field full of National Teamers and World Championship medalists this weekend in Austin.

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Conger Goes 51.7, 1:56.9 Butterfly At George Block Invite

Jack Conger was one of several Texas Longhorns to shine at the George Block Invite over the weekend, blasting two big butterfly swims along with a 1:48.8 in the 200 free.

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Practice + Pancakes: Texas Men, Dean Farris Tackle Fast Friday (Video)

Teams are training hard and loading up on their swimmers. What better time to go and see what the 4-time reigning NCAA champs are up to?

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2018 Santa Clara Pro Swim Series: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Ryan Lochte will take on the 200 back on day 2 in Santa Clara.

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Leah Braswell Drops 10 seconds to Win 400 IM at Y Nats Night 3

Braswell’s best time coming into the meet was 4:19.21, which she swam at last year’s Y Nats. She dropped a 4:15.78 in prelims, which was already a decent drop, until she dropped almost another 7 seconds in finals.

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Ross Dant Cracks 9:00 to Win 1000 on Day 1 of 2018 YMCA Nationals

On the girls’ side, it was Leah Braswell of York and York County YMCA for the win in 9:45.33.

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2018 Men’s NCAAs: How Did Our Top 20 Recruits Perform As Freshmen?

Austin Katz became the first high school Class of 2017 grad to win an individual NCAA title, and more than half of our top-20-ranked recruits scored significant points at the 2018 NCAA Championships as freshmen.

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Hear What They Said: Top 30+ Quotes From Men’s 2018 NCAA’s (Video)

Hear the top quotes from the media scrum at the 2018 Men’s NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships

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NCAA Champ Freshman Austin Katz Explains What Sets Texas Apart (Video)

Texas teammates went 1-2 in the 200 back, with freshman Austin Katz closing hard to finish in 1:37.53

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NCAA Messieurs 2018 jour 4 : Caeleb Dressel a gagné des batailles, et le Texas d’Eddie Reese a gagné la guerre

Une fois de plus, c’est Eddie Reese qui a gagné, Texas, à la onzième heure, ayant réussi à accumuler le plus de points. Malgré Dressel, Florida est seulement cinquième.

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2018 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Indiana and Ian Finnerty lead the way heading into the final day, but they’ll have to hold off hard-charging Texas and Cal tonight to seal an upset NCAA team title.

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Texas Freshman Katz Surges to 1:37.5 for #4 All-Time in 200 Back

With a tight team battle in the works, Texas freshman Austin Katz came up clutch in tonight’s 200 back.

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