About 40% of voters picked Stanford’s Olympic and world champ sprinter Simone Manuel as the most concerning NCAA swimmer MIA this fall.
On Sunday, four retired Olympians will draft SwimSquads for the 2018 Pro Swim Series. We’re predicting the picks in advance.
A change at the top?
The NCAA season this fall has been almost as focused on who’s not swimming as on who is. That’s because a number of key contributors have been absent, some mysteriously, for the bulk of their team’s fall dual meets.
An appellate court has ruled in favor of continuing the criminal case against Ryan Lochte.
Four-time U.S. Open qualifier and jack-of-all-events Luke Durocher of Nation’s Capital Swim Team has verbally committed to swim for the Georgia Bulldogs as part of the Class of 2022.
Olympic Trials Qualifier Tan Dunn gives the Georgia men’s team its third verbal commitment for the Class of 2022.
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Georgia All-American and U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz is out of the water after breaking his collarbone.
As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….
Il procuratore di Stato di Rio de Janeiro ha annunciato di aver presentato appello presso la Corte Superiore di Giustizia…
All-in-all, the Bulldogs have some weak spots, but their depth in the IMs and distance freestyles should help them significantly at SECs and NCAAs.
Regan Smith will do battle with Taylor Ruck tonight in the women’s 100 back final, as well as on the lead-off of the mixed 400 medley relay.
Check out all the day 1 action here, including Ashley Twichell’s victory in the 800 free.