Gunnar Bentz

View Gunnar Bentz's Biography

USA Swimming Names 111 Athletes to 2018-2019 National Team

Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.

  15 Comments

Skating By: How Did 2018 Last Chance Qualifiers Fare at NCAAs?

Louisville’s Alina Kendzior was on the 100 back bubble with a 52.48 from ACCs, but dropped down to a 52.16 at the TN Last Chance Meet to secure her spot further. She went on to score at NCAAs with a sub-52 performance.

  2 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

After winning 2 of the stroke 50s so far to qualify for Worlds and qualifying for Pan Pacs as he won the 100 breast, Michael Andrew will battle World champ Caeleb Dressel in the 50 free.

  401 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 5 Prelims Live Recap

After setting the 100 back World Record last night, Kathleen Baker is slated to take on the 200 IM today against Olympic medalist Melanie Margalis.

  165 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 5 Prelims Preview

Olympian Simone Manuel will race on the fifth and final day of the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships.

  4 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Michael Andrew has already qualified for Worlds in the 50 fly, but he’s loaded up his schedule tonight to try and qualify for Pan Pacs and add to his Worlds schedule.

  495 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

After tying her 50 fly American Record last night, Kelsi Dahlia will take on her signature 100 fly today.

  297 Comments

U.S. Nationals Day 3 Finals Preview: Michael Andrew’s Triple Threat Looms Large

19-year-old Michael Andrew, whose goal is to become the world’s fastest sprinter in all four stroke 50s, will compete in the fly, breast and back finals on Day 3 of 2018 U.S. Nationals.

  27 Comments

Katie Ledecky Scratches 100 Free Final on Day 1 of U.S. Nationals

Katie Ledecky elected not to swim the 100 free final on Day 1 of U.S. Nationals, allowing her to focus on the 800 free that takes place 27 minutes later.

  10 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Conger-Clark-Kalisz Rematch in 200 Fly

After an incredibly close finish at 2017 nationals, we’ll get to see a rematch between Jack Conger, Chase Kalisz, and Pace Clark in the 200 fly.

  18 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Veterans Collide with Short Course Studs in Men’s 200 Free

Reigning World Champs silver medalist Townley Haas is going to need a couple other swimmers in the 1:44 or 1:45 range if the USA hopes to wrest the 4×200 title from Great Britain in 2019.

  64 Comments

Conor Dwyer In 100/200 Free & 200 IM At Nationals, Still No 400 Free

Can Conor Dwyer make a play in the 200 IM next week at U.S. Nationals?

  22 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: Lochte The X-Factor In Men’s 400 IM

Ryan Lochte is the X-factor heading into U.S. Nationals in the men’s 400 IM.

  51 Comments

2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: World Champions Lead Pack in Men’s 200 IM

Check out all of our U.S. Nationals previews here 2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, July 25 – Sunday, July 29,…

  20 Comments

Melanie Margalis Clocks 1:57.4 200 Free at Bulldog Grand Slam Day 1

Margalis took a half second off of her season-best with this swim.

  10 Comments

Don't want to miss anything?

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive our latest updates!