Beata Nelson

SwimSwam 2018-2019 NCAA Division I Women’s Preseason Picks

Stanford senior Ella Eastin will be hunting for three NCAA individual titles for the second-straight year, and we think she can do it.

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Indiana, Minnesota, Penn State, Wisconsin Earn Big Ten Women’s Honors

Indiana’s Lilly King, Minnesota’s Kristen Hayden, Penn State’s Marie Schobel and Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson garnered the women’s weekly awards from the Big Ten Conference.

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College Dual Meet Excitement: The Weekend’s Best D1 Meets

Swimming is most exciting during a close race with something on the line. Swimming is a sport about racing. Beating…

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Max McHugh Posts 1:57 200 Breast As Minnesota Falls To Wisconsin

Both of Nelson’s backstroke times are currently ranked 3rd in the nation this season.

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NCAA Season Ramp Up: Which Meets to Pay Attention To This Week

Zach Apple is set to make his IU debut this week as the Hoosiers host Kentucky, Mizzou, and Notre Dame in a quad clash.

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2018-2019 Women’s NCAA Power Rankings: First Edition

Ella Eastin and Stanford chase a third-straight NCAA team title. Who are the top challengers? A conference rival you probably saw coming and a couple more teams you might not have.

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Beata Nelson Hits 53’s in 100 Fly, Back as Badgers Drop Green Bay

The Wisconsin Badgers opened up their 2018-19 campaign with wins on home turf for both men and women. 

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

After setting the 100 back World Record last night, Kathleen Baker is slated to take on the 200 IM today against Olympic medalist Melanie Margalis.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

The 100 back includes World Record holder and Olympic champion Ryan Murphy, 100 back Olympic champ Matt Grevers, Worlds 50 backstroker Justin Ress, Olympic backstroker Jacob Pebley, and Harvard standout Dean Farris in his first ever long course nationals final.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Kaliszak Scratch Bumps Mefford into 50 Bk A Final

Luke Kaliszak, the 7th seed, scratched out of the 50 back, bumping Cal’s Bryce Mefford into the A final.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

After a prelims tie, World Junior Record holder Michael Andrew and American Record holder Caeleb Dressel will battle for the Worlds spot in the 50 fly

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

After winning the 100 free last night, Indiana’s Blake Pieroni looks dangerous in the 200 free, but Texas’ Townley Haas is the man to beat.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Four-Way Battle Brewing In Women’s 100 BK

Olivia Smoliga is one of four women in the hunt to win the 100 back at U.S. Nationals.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Youth to Threaten Smoliga & Baker in 50BK

USA Swimming constantly has young swimmers cropping up to take place of seasoned stars, and that couldn’t be more true in women’s backstroke.

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