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College Swimming Previews: #8 Georgia Men Battling A Sates-less Season

Rising junior Luca Urlando (above) dominated butterfly and IM events for Georgia last season. He also crushed the NCAA 100 back record on a relay lead-off.

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2022 M. NCAA Picks: Title Implications On The Line In 400 Free Relay Finale

Bjorn Seeliger has taken over the mantle from Ryan Hoffer as Cal’s go-to sprinter, and the Bears are looking primed for a repeat win in the 400 free relay.

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2022 SEC Championships: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

Tennessee’s Jordan Crooks will have all eyes on him in the men’s 100 freestyle after becoming the fastest freshman in the 50 free earlier in the meet.

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2022 SEC Championships: Day 2 Ups/Mids/Downs

Florida’ Trey Freeman (pictured) helped give the Gators men five into the 500 free ‘A’ final and eight overall during the first prelim session from Knoxville.

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2022 SEC Championships Fan Guide: Florida Men Chasing 10th-Straight Title

Double Olympic gold medalist Bobby Finke leads the Florida Gators toward a 10th-straight SEC Championship this week in Knoxville.

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Christian Ferraro Blasts Nation-Leading 1:40.33 200 Fly at GT Invite Prelims

Ferraro’s swim was a best time and the top mark in the nation so far this season, bettering Danny Kovac’s 1:40.78 from Friday night.

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Kieran Smith Goes 4-4; UGA Women Also Dominant, at Georgia Tech Invite Day 1

Kieran Smith won two individual events and two relays, and the Bulldog women won four out of five events, on the first night of the 2021 GT Invite.

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Luca Urlando Swims 46.1 Back, 46.3 Fly, 43.2 Free to Help Georgia Down Auburn

Auburn hosted SEC opponent Georgia for a men’s and women’s dual meet this past Friday, dropping both meets to the Bulldogs.

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Katie Ledecky Makes Gator Debut as Florida Men, Women Sweep Georgia

Neither Bobby Finke nor Kieran Smith swam at Friday’s meet, but another Gator Olympian, volunteer assistant Katie Ledecky, swam the men’s 500 frees in their absence.

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Georgia Sweeps South Carolina for Undefeated Weekend

Georgia sophomore Luca Urlando (above) posted the nation-leading time in the 100 back on Saturday against South Carolina.

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Georgia Men, Women Sweep UNC in Season Opener

Both the Georgia men and women opened their 2022-23 campaign in dominant fashion over UNC on Saturday afternoon in Athens.

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College Previews: #4 Georgia Men Waiting for Matt Sates Mid-Season Boost

The Georgia Bulldogs had their second-highest finish in program history at last year’s NCAA Championship meet, but the graduation of two key pieces will force some creativity to maintain that spot this year.

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2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Wave II: Day 7 Prelims Live Recap

After winning last night’s 100 free, Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil comes into today’s 50 riding a ton of momentum.

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2021 Atlanta Classic: Day 3 Men’s Prelims Live Recap

The last AM men’s prelims session will feature the 200 IM (top seed Caio Pumputis), 200 back (top seed Ryan Murphy), and 100 free (top seed Caeleb Dressel).

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2021 Atlanta Classic: Day 2 Men’s Prelims Live Recap

NCAA Champions Kieran Smith (3:48.78 season best) and Jake Magahey (3:49.16 season best) will put up their morning bids for the 400 FR final here in Atlanta.

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