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Commonwealth Youth Champ / Euro Juniors Medalist Alicia Wilson Verbals to Cal

Alicia Wilson, from Guilford, England, has verbally committed to the University of California, Berkeley for the 2018-19 season.

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180 Athletes from the Class of 2018 Are Now Committed to Swim in College

Reece Whitley, the #1 recruit in the class of 2018, verbally committed to Cal on June 17, 2017.

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2017 US Junior Nationals: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Magnolia Aquatic Club’s Lucie Nordmann is top seed in the girls 200 back on Day 2 of USA Swimming’s 2017 Speedo Junior National Championships in East Meadow, New York.

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Cal Secures Verbal Commitment from Backstroker Alex Sumner

A USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from Episcopal Academy, Alex Sumner has given a verbal commitment to the University of California, Berkeley for 2018-19.

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Illinois Record-Holder Ema Rajic Verbally Commits to Cal

Breaststroker/IMer Ema Rajic of Urbana, Illinois’ University High School and Champaign County YMCA has verbally committed to Cal for 2018-19.

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Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits in the Girls High School Class of 2018

It’s that time of year again where we at SwimSwam rank out the top 20 high school swimming prospects in the upcoming NCAA recruiting class. It’s a butterfly-heavy class, and so fittingly, California flyer Eva Merrell is at the top of the list.

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22.6 Sprinter Elise Garcia Verbally Commits to Cal’s Class of 2022

Crean Lutheran junior Elise Garcia has verbally committed to the University of California, Berkeley.

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Sancov Scares Rooney Record with 43.4 100 Free in CIF State Finals

Sancov led off the 400 free relay in a speedy 43.46, nearly taking down the former 100 free Meet Record of 43.44 done by Maxime Rooney in 2016.

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Fackenthal Pops Meet Record 22.4 50 Free in CIF State Prelims

Fackenthal surged to a 22.45, erasing the former record of 22.64 done by Elise Garcia in 2016. Fackenthal and Garcia will go head-to-head in the final, as Garcia is the 2nd seed with a 22.82.

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Photo Vault: 2017 CIF-SS Division 2 Championships Part 2

A few more images from Division 2 at 2017 CIF-SS.

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Photo Vault: 2017 CIF-SS Division 2 Championships

Crean Lutheran girls crushed the D2 meet record in winning the 200 medley relay.

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Mefford, Lee, Liang, Garcia, Zhao, and Biondi Headline CIF State Meet

Sunny Hills senior Courtney Tseng is top seed in the girls’ 500 free at the 2017 CIF state meet.

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CIF-SS D2’s Elise Garcia: “We gave our all for each other” (video)

Crean Lutheran junior Elise Garcia etched her name in the record books six times between prelims and finals at the 2017 CIF-Southern Sections Division 2 Championships in Riverside, California.

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CIF-SS D2’s Eva Merrell: “I just wanted to see how close I could get to my best in-season times”

SwimSwam caught up with Crean Lutheran junior Eva Merrell, who was part of four CIF-Southern Section D2 records in her first outing as a Saint.

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Merrell and Garcia Lead Crean Lutheran Girls to CIF-SS D2 Title

Merrell and Garcia were huge in helping Crean Lutheran take the girls’ D2 title.

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