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SwimSwam’s Awards For The 2023 World Junior Championships

American Maximus Williamson was an absolute force at the World Junior Championships winning six gold and seven total medals.


Leah Hayes Breaks Another World Junior Championship Record With 2:10.24 200 IM

Leah Hayes dominated the girls’ 200 IM on Thursday with a winning time of 2:10.24, establishing a new World Junior Championship meet record in the process.


2023 Westmont Pro Swim Series – Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Regan Smith might have her eyes on another Pro Swim Series record in Westmont on Saturday night, this time in the women’s 200 back.


17-Year-Old Seneca Oddo Breaks 45 Seconds in 100 Free to Cap Christiansburg Sectionals

Kentucky Aquatics standout Seneca Oddo dipped under 45 seconds for the first time on Sunday, shaving a few tenths off his previous-best 45.02 from last week.


Ana Hazlehurst Erases Anita Nall’s 31-year-old LSC Record

Ana Hazlehurst set a new 15-16 Maryland LSC record in the 100 yard breast at the Maryland LSC Senior Championships in St. Mary’s County, MD.

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Alex Shackell Hits All-Time #2 15-16 50 Freestyle, #6 200 IM In Back-to-Back Swims

Shackell swam a 1:54.54 to win the 200 IM and followed that up with a 21.73 victory in the 50 freestyle, climbing the age group rankings in both.

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Americans Win Two Medals in Women’s 100 Back for First Time Since 2008 Olympics

Regan Smith won Gold in the women’s 100 back tonight in Budapest, swimming a 58.22, while fellow American Claire Curzan grabbed Bronze in 58.67.


College Swimming Previews: #4 Cal Women Fighting To Stay Near The Top

Izzy Ivey (pictured) will be leaned on heavily by the Bears once again as they battle to return to the top-three of the NCAA.


2021 W. NCAA Picks: White’s Time To Shine In 200 Back

Alabama junior Rhyan White owns a best time nearly two seconds faster than anyone in the field of the 200 back at the upcoming Women’s NCAA Championships.


The Meet Of Tears: U.S. Olympic Trials

At every Trials, there’s a small subset of about 25 swimmers who carry a heavy burden: they miss qualifying for the Olympics by a single spot.


Alex Walsh Shatters 17-18 LCM 200 IM NAG with 2:09.01

The biggest difference between Walsh tonight and her performance at this past Summer’s Pan American Games is that she came home much faster tonight.


Claire Curzan Swims 1:00.44 100 Back; 8th Fastest All-Time 15-16 Girls

Curzan finished 2nd overall in the heats with her time of 1:00.44, cracking 1:01 for the first time in her career.


2019 W. NCAAs: Beata Nelson Wins CSCAA Swimmer of the Year

Beata Nelson was named CSCAA’s Swimmer of the Year after winning 3 events and setting 2 American records.

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Regan Smith, 17, Sets 200 Back American Record at Cary Sectionals

After scaring the 100 back American record Saturday, Smith had even more in store for the 200 Sunday.


Beata Nelson Shatters Big Ten Record with 1:48.47 200 Back

Kathleen Baker holds the NCAA and American records at 1:47.30.