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South Carolina’s NCAA Finalist Brandonn Almeida Going Home to Brazil

After missing most of his freshman season due to an eligibility issue, the sophomore former NCAA finalist Almeida is heading home to train for Tokyo 2020.

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Atkinson, Larkin Shine On Day 2 Of Budapest World Cup

Alia Atkinson was victorious over Yuliya Efimova in the women’s 100 breaststroke on day 2 of the FINA World Cup in Budapest.

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Sjostrom Leads 200 Free, 50 Fly Fields At Budapest World Cup Prelims

Sarah Sjostrom is primed for a big night of finals at the FINA World Cup stop in Budapest.

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NCAA Finalist Hugo Gonzalez Heads Home, Will Not Swim for VT This Year

Gonzalez is home back home in Spain, Virginia Tech head coach Sergio Lopez confirmed Friday.

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New Florida, Virginia Tech, Auburn Staffs Collide at Georgia Tech Invite

The Georgia Tech Invite in November is set to feature several of the top SEC and ACC schools, including new-look staffs at Florida, Virginia Tech and Auburn.

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Virginia Tech Picks Up Verbal from Italy’s Filippo Dal Maso

Italy’s Filippo Dal Maso has announced his intention to join the Virginia Tech men’s swimming and diving team in January of 2019.

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Ranking the 2018 Men’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #5-8

Cal’s class is very small, but it does feature the #1 swimmer in the class: one Reece Whitley.

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1:55 Flyer Ivanov Following Lopez From Auburn To Virginia Tech

World Juniors bronze medalist and 1:55 long course butterflyer Antani Ivanov, previously an Auburn commit, is following coach Sergio Lopez to Virginia Tech.

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CCSA Record-holder Ethan Apisa to Transfer to Virginia Tech for 2018-19

Blacksburg, Virginia-native Ethan Apisa is transferring to Virginia Tech from ODU for the 2018-19 school year.

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2018 European Championships: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

Andrii Govorov will go after his own world record in the men’s 50 fly final on day 5 in Glasgow.

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2018 European Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Anton Chupkov has a shot at the 200 breast world record on day 4 of the European Championships.

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2018 European Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Gregorio Paltrinieri will look for his fourth consecutive 1500 title at the European Championships in Glasgow.

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2018 Euros Previews: Verraszto Eyes 3rd Straight Title In Men’s 400 IM

David Verraszto will seek his 5th straight medal and 3rd straight title in the 400 IM at the European Championships.

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2018 Euros Previews: Russian Monopoly In Men’s Backstroke

Evgeny Rylov is the reigning World Champion in the men’s 200 backstroke.

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Auburn Will Race Defending NCAA Champs Texas, Virginia in 2018-2019

Auburn will face both the 4-time defending men’s NCAA Champions Texas in January, and the University of Virginia, headed by Gary Taylor’s former colleague Todd Desorbo, in the 2018-2019 season.

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