Ayla Spitz

2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

After winning the race with the Pac-12 Meet Record as a freshman with Cal, now-senior Cierra Runge of ASU looks to return to the top of the podium in the mile

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2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Stanford’s Allie Raab will look to sweep the breaststroke events after taking the 100 breast title last night. Teammate Zoe Bartel, however, is the top seed.

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2020 W. Pac-12s Day 4 Scratches: Weitzeil Still in, Spitz Scratches 100 FR

Cal’s defending champion Abbey Weitzeil, who was out on day 3 with an injury from the finish of the 50 free, is still entered in the 100 free as the top seed.

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2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

USC senior Louise Hansson, the reigning NCAA Champion and NCAA Record holder, will race for her 4th-straight Pac-12 title in tonight’s 100 fly final.

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2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

The Arizona State women have the top 3 seeds for the 500 free, led by Emma Nordin, who set a lifetime best in prelims as the top qualifier.

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2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Cal’s American Record holder Abbey Weitzeil, the fastest woman in history, will compete in prelims of the 50 free this morning.

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2020 Women’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

The 2020 women’s Pac-12 Championships begin tonight in Federal Way with timed finals of the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay.

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Oregon 1-4A Record-holder Elizabeth Cook (2021) Makes Verbal Commitment to Cal

Oregon sprint free and fly specialist Elizabeth Cook has verbally committed to swim at UC Berkeley starting in the fall of 2021.

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Cal’s Weitzeil Clocks 21.8 50 Free as Bears Beat UCLA

That 21.82 is less than a tenth shy of her fastest dual meet time, a 21.73 from last weekend, and the 2nd fastest dual meet swim in Cal history.

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2019 Minnesota Invitational: Day One Finals Live Recap

Sidelined after being hit by a stray bullet this summer, Minnesota breaststroker Max McHugh is back. We’ll see him tonight on the 200 medley relay.

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Weitzeil Goes Lifetime Best 4:47.4 500 Free, Splits 23.2 FL in Cal Win Over WSU

Weitzeil, one of the most versatile swimmers in the NCAA, also went 1:02.20 in the 100 breast and split a 48-high on their 400 free relay.

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Cal Wins 17 of 19 Events at Chick-Fil-A Invitational in Fresno

Cal earmed victories in seven of the eight events on Saturday as the Bears closed out the meet atop the overall standings at the Chick-fil-A Invitational.

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College Swimming Previews: #2 Cal Bears Cover Their Bases with Newcomers

Despite a great senior class graduating last year, Cal still returns a talent-laden roster, headed by the nation’s top sprinter: Abbey Weitzeil.

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Ranking the 2019 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8

We continue counting down the top 12 women’s recruiting classes in the NCAA, one of them including our #2 overall recruit nationwide.

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Re-Rank: Top 20 Girls NCAA Swimming Recruits, Class of 2019

Last year’s #1-ranked recruit graduated early, leaving this class a little thinner than it was. But new #1 Kate Douglass is a tailor-made NCAA prospect with sprint speed across all four strokes – and she’s part of a monster recruiting class for one rising NCAA program.

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