Gretchen Walsh

Evan Petty Swims Lifetime Bests in 50 Free, 200 Back at Rocktober Fest Meet

Evan Petty, a Cal commit, swam a pair of new lifetime bests in an intrasquad meet on Saturday, including in the 200 yard back.

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Athena Vanyo (2021) Decommits from H2Okies; Recommits to Cavaliers

Charlottesville-based Athena Vanyo has changed her verbal commitment to the hometown Cavaliers for 2021-22.

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Southeastern Swimming LSC Names Gretchen Walsh 2020 Senior Swimmer of the Year

Gretchen Walsh (above right) was one of a number of individuals honored by the Southeastern Swimming LSC as award winners in September.

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Gretchen Walsh Swims 47.9 100 Free, 52.1 100 Back at Intrasquad Meet

The times are both new post-quarantine personal bests for the Olympic hopeful, and the top times in the nation so far this season.

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Tennessee Will Not Hold High School State Meet In February, Per Email

Tennessee will not hold its traditional high school state meet in February, but could host an in-person or virtual state meet in April, TISCA told coaches.

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#15 Zoe Skirboll Adds Verbal Commitment to Virginia’s Class of 2026

With Zoe Skirboll’s verbal commitment, UVA has snagged 2 high-level recruits from the high school class of 2022 in as many days.

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Gretchen and Alex Walsh Return to Competition at NAC Time Trial

The Nashville Aquatic Club, including both Gretchen and Alex Walsh, returned to the pool for their first competition since March.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Alex & Gretchen Walsh Share Swim Sibling Stories

From summer league to trips with the Jr team to their very different summers in 2019, Alex and Gretchen give us the rundown on their swimming past

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USA Swimming Ratifies Claire Curzan’s National Age Group Records

A unique set of circumstances in her first meet back from quarantine led to uncertainty about whether Claire Curzan’s NAG Record would be ratified.

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NISCA Announces 2019-2020 High School All-Americans In Swimming

The high school lists are headed by national record-setters Gretchen Walsh, Claire Curzan, Torri Huske, Phoebe Bacon, Kaitlyn Dobler, and Matt Brownstead.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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Santa Margarita Catholic Named NISCA Girl’s All-Time Dual Meet Champion

Santa Margarita was named the girl’s winner of NISCA’s All-Time Dual Meet Challenge after facing off against Fossil Ridge, Baylor, and Harpeth Hall.

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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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