Erika Brown

The Trials That Would Have Been: Manuel’s 100 Free Highlights Day 6 Events

Simone Manuel is the defending Olympic champ and two-time defending World champ in the 100 free, originally scheduled for today at U.S. Olympic Trials.


Ranking the Most Highly Anticipated 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Races: #10-1

In the men’s 100 free, several 48’s might not make it to the semifinals. And a 47 might not even make the final!


Ranking the Most Highly Anticipated 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Races: #20-11

We know what she can do in backstroke, but what could happen if Regan Smith swims the butterfly events at Trials? It’s something worth getting hyped over.


Erika Brown Nominated For Tennessee Athlete of the Year

Brown led the Lady Vols to their first-ever SEC title in 2020, while winning seven medals – six gold and one silver – at the SEC Championships.

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SwimSwam Pulse: 47% Pick Tennessee To Repeat As SEC Women’s Champs

Almost half of voters picked the Tennessee women as preseason favorites to repeat as SEC champs in 2021. No other team got more than 21% of the votes.


Tennessee Swimmer Erika Brown Will Appear on YouTube’s “Dear Class of 2020”

Brown, the 2020 SEC Swimmer of the Year, is a member of the Class of 2020, and will make an appearances on YouTube’s star-studded celebration event.

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Roadmaps 2.0 – Mapping International Swim Stars: Women’s 50 Free

Six of these eight Roadmaps women have won the Olympic or World 50 free title in their career. Who are they and who shows the most potential towards 2021?


Kieran Smith, Erika Brown Named SEC Swimmers Of The Year (Conference Awards)

Erika Brown was named Female Swimmer of the Year for the second straight season after winning six conference titles and leading the Vols to the team victory.

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Swimming From Home Talk Show: Erika Brown on Finding Ways to Get Better

Brown breaks down the other ways she’s found to get better during her time out of the pool, including going on 3-4 mile runs daily in the morning


Brown, MacNeil, Nelson, Weitzeil Named 2020 Honda Sport Award Finalists

Tennessee’s Erika Brown, Michigan’s Maggie MacNeil, Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson, and Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil are the four finalists for the 2020 Honda Sport Award.


Dryland Swimming Workouts #8

this one comes directly from power-couple (pun intended) Erika Brown and Alec Connolly, seniors at the University of Tennessee. 


Women’s Recruiting Class Rankings Revisited: Top 12 Schools For 2016-2019

This Stanford class went 3-for-3 in NCAA titles over their collegiate career, but Tennessee’s seniors put up the most points over their three seasons.


Projected Women’s 2020 NCAA Points By Class – All Classes

It was a senior-heavy NCAA, with five seniors projected among the top 8 individual scorers. We look back at the past 4 years to evaluate recruiting ranks.


Revisiting NCAA Recruit Rankings: Women’s High School Class of 2016

Way back in 2015, we ranked Beata Nelson as the #2 recruit in her class. She’ll actually finish #3 in NCAA scoring – but could she have caught #1 in 2020?


Roadmaps – Mapping the Journey of US Swimming Stars: Women’s 100 Free

In our second installment of Roadmaps, explore paths of the top US women’s 100 freestylers, starting from age group days all the way to the elite level.