Grace Ariola

View Grace Ariola's Biography

2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Youth to Threaten Smoliga & Baker in 50BK

USA Swimming constantly has young swimmers cropping up to take place of seasoned stars, and that couldn’t be more true in women’s backstroke.

  16 Comments

Re-Rank: Top 20 Girls NCAA Swimming Recruits, Class of 2018

One year ago, we ranked the recruits in the high school class of 2018. Now, we look back on those rankings to factor in each swimmer’s senior season as they head into NCAA competition. (Pictured: Taylor Ruck)

  57 Comments

Efimova, Peaty, and Charlotte Bonnet Will Race at Canet Mare Nostrum

The next big date circled on the European swimming calendar is the upcoming Mare Nostrum series, which takes athletes to…

  26 Comments

Taylor Ruck Scratches 200 Free On Day 3 At Indianapolis PSS

Taylor Ruck has scratched out of the 200 free on day 3 at the Indianapolis Pro Swim.

  1 Comment

Schmidtke, De Lucca Among Day 2 Scratches At Indianapolis PSS

2018 INDIANAPOLIS PRO SWIM SERIES May 16th-20th, 2018 IUPUI Natatorium, Indianapolis, IN 50m Meet Central Psych Sheet Omega Results There…

  Comment First!

USA Swimming Announces Junior Teams for Mel Zajac Meet, Mare Nostrum

USA Swimming has announced rosters of its top 18-and-under talents to compete at the Mel Zajac International Meet and the Mare Nostrum tour in June.

  5 Comments

Grace Ariola Posts 52.5 100 Back, 48.3 100 Free at IL Senior Champs

There were 14 meet records broken at the 2018 Illinois Swimming SCY Senior Champs meet, with Grace Ariola breaking 6 individual records and being a part of 1 relay record.

  Comment First!

2018 Pro Series – Austin: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.

  30 Comments

2017 Swammy Awards: Age Group Swimmer of the Year – 17-18

Olivia Carter and Michael Andrew (pictured) are our honorees for 2017 Age Grouper of the Year in the 17-18 category.

  7 Comments

First Looks: Ranking the Incoming NCAA Women’s Classes of 2022

Allie Raab is one of the many stars heading to The Farm next fall.

  24 Comments

Rosary Wins 3rd Straight Illinois Title; State Record Falls in Finals

Rosary completed the 3-peat of IHSA girls state titles, and Oswego broke the 400 free relay record again in finals.

  23 Comments

Oswego East Girls 400 Free Relay Crushes IHSA Record in Prelims

Sophomore Grace Cooper led the field in the 50 and 100 free, posting times of 22.37, and 49.60.

  3 Comments

IHSA Girls State Preview: Downstate IL Girls Set Sights on Records

Illinois’ downstate girls are prepared to operate on the IHSA record book this weekend.

  15 Comments

Grace Ariola & Sean Lehane Win Illinois Swimmer of the Year Awards

Illinois Swimming held its annual awards banquet on October 1st, announcing recipients of various awards over the past year. Teenage…

  4 Comments

Grace Ariola’s First (and Last) High School Season Off to a Fast Start

After making waves at international junior meets and nearly making the 100 back final at the 2016 Olympic Trials, Grace Ariola is doing something she hasn’t done before– swim a high school season.

  5 Comments

Don't want to miss anything?

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive our latest updates!