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2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Open Field Behind Margalis in 200 IM

The race for 2nd in the 200 IM has been blown open in light of recent events, but Olympic medalist Melanie Margalis remains the heavy favorite.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Smith, Margalis Clear 1-2 In W 400 IM

Leah Smith is on track to win her second consecutive national title in the women’s 400 IM.

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Bethany Galat: “Big things are coming” (Video)

After swimming in the 100 breast final last night, Bethany Galat gave swimswam an idea of where she’s at in her taper and what she expects out of the next few weeks

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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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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: King Faces Crowded Field In W 200 BR

According to Lilly King, 2018 is her “big 200 summer.” But, will she be able to hold off stiff domestic competition?

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Katie Ledecky will hunt down another world record tonight in the women’s 800 freestyle.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Lilly King will swim the women’s 100 breast on day 4 in Indianapolis.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Jacob Pebley is the top seed in the men’s 200 back field by a wide margin in Indianapolis.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Simone Manuel will battle a stacked field tonight in the women’s 100 freestyle in Indianapolis.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Nathan Adrian will swim his signature 100 freestyle on day 2 of the Indianapolis Pro Series.

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Lezak Picks Finnerty Over Cordes/Miller For Indy SwimSquad Starters

There aren’t a whole lot of surprises in the starting SwimSquad lineups in Indy, but a few of the trailing teams have made some Hail-Mary type selections looking to spark a big second-half comeback.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: SwimSquad Starter Projections

Guess who’s back? Katie Ledecky makes her 2018 Pro Swim Series debut in Indy, and could shake up the SwimSquad battles team point tallies.

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NCAA D1 Women’s Improvement at Nationals

We’re now a ways out from women’s NCAA’s, but that doesn’t mean we have to stop breaking down the meet….

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Revisiting NCAA Recruiting Class Rankings: Women’s Class of 2015-2018

We ranked Stanford’s class #1 back in the summer of 2014, and guess what? They delivered. Top-10 prospects Simone Manuel, Janet Hu (pictured), Ally Howe and Lindsey Engel averaged 100 individual NCAA points just between the four of them. That means without even considering relays, that quartet could have placed inside the top 15 at NCAAs every year of their career.

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