Christopher Staka

Linnea Mack Fires Off Three Best Times At Arena Grand Challenge

Linnea Mack picked up four wins, including three new best times, at the Arena Grand Challenge meet in Fresno, California.

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Ledecky Hits 1:56 200 Free, Drabot Drops 2:08 200 Fly At Santa Clara Prelims

Katie Drabot swam a season-best in the women’s 200 fly this morning in Santa Clara, clocking 2:08.15 for the 12th fastest time in the world this year.

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Ledecky Blasts World-Leading 400 Free On Night 3 In Santa Clara

Katie Ledecky clocked a time of 3:59.28 tonight in the women’s 400 freestyle, moving past Ariarne Titmus (3:59.66) for #1 in the world this year.

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Manuel, Ledecky Highlight Day 3 Prelims In Santa Clara

Katie Ledecky made her first appearance at the Santa Clara International this morning, putting up the top time in the women’s 400 free (4:02.44).

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Katie McLaughlin Hits 57.7 100 Fly At Day 2 Finals In Santa Clara

Katie McLaughlin produced the second-fastest swim of her career in both the 100 fly and 100 free tonight in Santa Clara.

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Christopher Staka Will Transfer to University of Texas For 2019-2020

After 2 seasons at Alabama, Staka took a year off, and will now transfer to Texas.

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Lily Gardner & Katharine Berkoff Continue to Crush PBs in Federal Way

National Junior Teamer Katharine Berkoff (above) continued to undercut her personal bests at the Washington Open, while sophomore Lily Gardner made waves on Saturday as well.

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Katharine Berkoff Swims Lifetime Best in 200 Back at Washington Open

Besides a best time in the 200 yard backstroke, Berkoff also split 22.0 on Missoula’s 200 free relay.

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Michael Lincoln Posts Top-10 Junior Time in 200 Free at La Mirada

Fast times went on the board in several events on Friday, including Florida commit Taylor Ault (above) and Michael Lincoln.

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2016 CIF State Meet: Crean Girls and Oak Ridge Boys Earn Team Titles

Alex Liang of Palo Alto High School set 2 meet records while Crean Lutheran girls and Oak Ridge boys won the team titles at the 2016 CIF state championships.

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2015 CIF State Meet Prelims – Eastin, Valente Chasing National High School Records

Ella Eastin is the top qualifier in the 200 IM and second in the 100 breast. She is only 1/10 off the national high school record in the IM, heading into Saturday’s finals.

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2015 CIF-CCS Finals – Bellarmine Increases Streak to 31; Mitty Girls Win

Bellarmine boys claimed their 31st CCS title in as many years, while Mitty girls finally took home the big trophy after several years of finishing second and third.

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