Emma Sticklen

2021 Pro Swim Series – San Antonio: Day 3 Women’s Prelims Live Recap

After an impressive 200 free on Friday, Olivia Smoliga will race the 50 free and 100 back on Saturday at the San Antonio Pro Swim.

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Texas Scores Verbal Commitment from 3x PIAA State Champ Meghan DiMartile (2022)

53.7/1:58.7 backstroker Meghan DiMartile from Upper Dublin Aquatic Club has announced her verbal commitment to Texas for the 2022-23 school year.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Carol Capitani, Texas

Four Texas women, including two freshmen, have already hit automatic NCAA qualifying swims as coach Carol Capitani has gotten her rookies up to speed fast.

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Texas’ Sticklen, Foster Named Big 12 Swimming & Diving Newcomers of the Week

Texas’ Emma Sticklen and Carson Foster were named Big 12 Swimming & Diving Newcomers of the Week. The award is the third consecutive for Foster.

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2020 Texas Hall of Fame Invite: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Daniel Krueger nearly broke 42 seconds this morning in the 100 free, and he’ll eye his personal best of 41.26 tonight.

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UT Invite: Elendt Hits 200 BR Best and Breaks 2:10, Pomajevich Goes 1:40.8 FL

Elendt posted a 2:09.73 to dominate the 200 breast prelims, a new best by over three seconds. She was out quick, going 1:00.87 on the first 100. 

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Olivia Bray Rocks 51.04 Back After 50.67 100 Fly School Record at Texas Invite

Bray had never broken 52 seconds until this morning, and her previous 100 back best was a 52.02, a time she hadn’t bettered since 2017. 

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2020-2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: December Edition

The Virginia Cavaliers have assembled a loaded roster that leads the NCAA ranks. The top threats to their title run, though, remain hard to predict.

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2020 U.S. Open – San Antonio Friday PM: Lydia Jacoby Clocks 1:07.5 100 Breast

Lydia Jacoby of Seward Tsunami popped a 1:07.57 in the 100 breast in San Antonio to move to #2 all-time for 15-16 girls.

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Texas Women Wrap Up Day One of Dust Off Your Boots Invitational

Julia Cook was one of six Longhorns to record an NCAA “B” cut, doing so in the women’s 100 backstroke with a time of 53.23.

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Returning Conference Points: Texas Rolls, But Battle Looms In Rest of W. Big 12

There’s not a lot of drama at the top of the women’s Big 12, but the battle for bronze could be fierce between TCU, Iowa State and West Virginia.

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Ranking the 2020 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

#1 recruit Regan Smith’s loaded Stanford class and #2 Alex Walsh’s elite Virginia group collide in a showdown for our #1 overall freshman class ranking.

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Top NCAA Women’s Swimming Recruits Of The Past Decade

Katie Ledecky? Missy Franklin? Regan Smith? Who is the top NCAA swimming prospect of the past decade? We rank our top 50 since 2012.

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Re-Rank: Top 20 Girls NCAA Swimming Recruits, Class of 2020

This is perhaps the best recruiting class we’ve ever ranked, with instant-impact swimmers in back, breast and fly. World record-holder Regan Smith sits #1.

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Lillie Nordmann Breaks Texas 6A Record with 1:43.7 200 Free; Watch Race Videos

Check out the highlights and race videos from the girls’ events at the 2020 Texas High School 6A State Championships in Austin.

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