Two Chicago-Area HS Swimmers Robbed, One Shot While Returning From Meet

Two swimmers from Lindblom Math & Science Academy High were robbed at gunpoint this week as they were returning from a swim meet. One was shot in the chest.


UW-Milwaukee Women, Chicago Men Take Wins In Weekend Meet

Senior Sara Bentley led the Milwaukee women’s swim & dive team with four event wins and set a pool record today in a dual meet at the Myers-McLoraine Pool against the University of Chicago.

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Oak Park And River Forest High School New 50m Pool Plans Approved

After having been in discussions for over two years, a new high school pool is coming to the Chicago area….


DIII Senior Spotlight: Brazier and Restaino

Mary Washington’s Robin Brazier and Chicago’s Tony Restaino are featured in this Senior Spotlight, a a tribute to the athletes of Division III, showcasing seniors from across the country who have brought their own passion to swimming and academia. All hail DIII.

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College Conference Championship Meets Altered By Weather

The 2013 NCAA Division III National Champion women Emory will host a shortened conference championship meet.


DIII Men’s Midseason Rankings: Denison On Top, Kenyon Second

Post midseason, it’s fun to look into the future and try to predict how the end of the season will play out. We’ve seen some incredible swims this year already from the men in DIII – it’s time to take a more in depth look and try to figure out how individual players and teams will stack up come March.


DIII Women’s Midseason Power Rankings: Emory Atop Standings, JHU Making Some Noise

So, after some heavy duty training, December’s midseason meets gave us all some fast swims to marvel at and enjoy. But the big question on everyone’s mind is always – so what next? Midseason is a great way to look forward to what might be coming up in March for those athletes who will be rep-ing their teams at IUPUI in March for the NCAA meet.


Breaking News: Michael Phelps Halloween Trick or Treat

Swim News: “Michael Phelps decided to hand out something besides candy to the Trick-Or-Treaters.” (Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, the swim pictures)


Michael Phelps: His Greatest Achievement at the Ryder Cup

Swim News: “During a taping of the Ryder Cup-themed “Feherty Live” Phelps was introduced to his life-long idol, Michael Jordan.” (Swim Photo Credit: Phelps HQ)

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Speedo Needs to Head Back to the Aqua lab

Adventures in Swimming with Jesse Kubanet. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/


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