2011 World Champion Dagny Knutson had her NCAA appeal denied earlier this year, but she’ll still wind up with a scholarship anyway.
Katie Ledecky and Missy Franklin give the Americans a long future of dominant 800 free relays internationally.
First Colony’s Simone Manuel (above) beat a loaded 100 free final, including Olympian Lia Neal, to break a National Age Group Record on Wednesday. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Missy Franklin took down the National Independent Record of her good friend Kathleen Hersey on Saturday in the 200 IM, but her record-breaking would stop there. (File Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Stone Ridge’s Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky got Missy’s Independent School record, but couldn’t catch Dagny for the overall mark. (File Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Katie Ledecky (above) and Jack Conger won’t have any surprise entries at this weeken’ds Metro Championships. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Missy Franklin is all about “team,” not records, at this weekend’s Colorado State Championship meet. (File Photo from 2010 Pan Pacs courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Tuscon Ford’s Darian Townsend looked very sharp on night number two of The Chesapeake Elite Pro-Am. (Swim Pic Courtesy
Becca Mann broke the 2nd-oldest National Age Group Record in yards to close the Minnesota Grand Prix. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The teenage women dominated the highlights on day 2 of the Minneapolis GP, including Becca Mann who moved to 3rd all-time in her age group’s history. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Dagny Knutson talks with Katrina Radke about racing at the MN Grand Prix. She also shares overcoming an eating disorder,…
Missy Franklin swam a best time to begin the Minneapolis Grand Prix on Friday. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Swim Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures
Dagny Knutson is headed home to where it all began (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
“200 IM Olympic Trials Preview: Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte will thrill and chill the Omaha crowd.” (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)