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2018 TYR Pro Swim Series – Mesa: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Nathan Adrian will set himself up for a chance to win another round of 50 free shootouts tonight.

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2018 TYR Pro Swim Series – Mesa: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

After tying with Nathan Adrian in prelims, Micahel Chadwick will challenge for the 100 free title tonight.

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Five Storylines to Follow at the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series – Mesa

The 2012 Olympic Champion in the 200 free, Allison Schmitt, is expected to get back to racing this weekend in Mesa.

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Whitney Hite Won’t Return as Wisconsin’s Head Coach

Whitney Hite will not return as the University of Wisconsin swimming & diving coach next season, the school confirmed on…

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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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Who Would Win a New England vs. Philly Swimming Super Bowl LII?

What would happen if New Englanders Jenny Thompson and Madison Kennedy swam on a relay for the Patriots, against a team of Eagles fans? Let’s defy space and time to stage a Swimming Super Bowl LII dual meet.

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Olympian Cierra Runge Leaving Wisconsin Program

Wisconsin’s school newspaper The Daily Cardinal is reporting that Olympian Cierra Runge is leaving the Wisconsin Badger program.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 40% Pick Manuel As Most Concerning Absence

About 40% of voters picked Stanford’s Olympic and world champ sprinter Simone Manuel as the most concerning NCAA swimmer MIA this fall.

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2017-2018 Women’s NCAA Power Rankings: November Edition

Siobhan Haughey’s Michigan Wolverines are one of two teams making big leaps into our top 5.

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NCAA Fall Season Marked By Notable Absences

The NCAA season this fall has been almost as focused on who’s not swimming as on who is. That’s because a number of key contributors have been absent, some mysteriously, for the bulk of their team’s fall dual meets.

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Michigan Leads After Day 1 of B1G Pack the Pool

The University of Michigan showed dominance through depth in session one of the Pack the Pool B1G, hosted by the University of Minnesota, Friday evening.

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Wisconsin Without Runge Again as NC State Breaks 3 Pool Records

NC State vs. Wisconsin – Day 1 of 2 October 27th-28th, 2017 Madison, Wisconsin – University of Wisconsin Day 1…

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Cierra Runge Misses Second Straight Dual Meet for Wisconsin Badgers

Olympian Cierra Runge has yet to suit up in competition for the Wisconsin Badgers this season, as she was again absent…

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2017-2018 Women’s NCAA Power Rankings: First Edition

You’ll never guess who we ranked #1… Ok, you might. But there are a few interesting offseason shake-ups, including one team outside the top 10 last year bringing in two impact transfers to surge towards the top 5.

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Day 5 Relay Lineups: Cox, Flickinger Added To Women’s 4×200 Prelims

Madisyn Cox will contest the women’s 4×200 free relay at day 5 prelims in Budapest.

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