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College Previews: Strong Core Should Help Blunt Key Losses for #9 Ohio State Men

The Buckeyes take a hit with some key losses, but they’ve got plenty of talent remaining as they aim for a 4th-straight top 10 finish.

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Bluefish Shines on Day 2 of Geneva Futures Winning 3 Events

Florida commit Josh Parent swam a 4:22.51 to win the men’s 400 IM. Parent has a best time of 4:20.94 from April 2022.

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Casey Cullen Wins Two Events on Night 1 of Geneva Futures

Auburn commit for this fall Cullen won the women’s 200 free and 200 fly, swimming best times in both on day 1 of Geneva Sectionals.

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15-Year-Old Emily Brown Swims 4:48.83 400 IM on Night 2 Cleveland Sectionals

Brown swam a best time by over five seconds to win the 400 IM. Her time also puts her into the top 100 in the 15-16 age group of all time.

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Ohio State Women, Tennessee Men Win 2022 NIC Team Titles

The Ohio State women and Tennessee men won the CSCAA National Invitational Championship titles on Saturday, both earning those honors convincingly. 

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Best Times Abound As Buckeyes Wrap Up Ohio State Winter Invitational

The Buckeye swim team finished the 2022 Ohio State Winter Invitational on a high note with 19 swimmers achieving season or career-best times on Sunday.

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Watson Smashes 26.98 Fly, 16-Yr-Old Marshall Goes 55.58 Back in Geneva

Akron and Canadian native Sarah Watson smashed her 50 fly personal best to swim 26.98 while 16-year-old Jonathan Marshall of FAST hit 55.58 in the 100 back.

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CAN’s Sarah Watson Breaks 1:00 in LCM 1FL for First Time Since 2019 in Geneva

Canadian Sarah Watson of Akron swam 59.85 to win the Geneva Sectional title in the women’s 100 fly, her first sub-minute performance since 2019.

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OSU Buckeye Swimmers Win 7 of 9 Events on Day 1 of Geneva Sectionals

OSU’s Sommerstad, Watkins, Fulmer, Andreis, Geringer, and Clark all had individual sectional wins in Geneva alongside Denison’s Kurlich and Akron’s Fischer.

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West Virginia’s Trayton Saladin Hits Olympic Trials Cut in 100 Fly in Geneva

Trayton Saladin was all smiles after hitting his first Olympic Trials cut on Friday – and West Virginia doesn’t quite have access to its long course pool yet.

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NZ National Age Group Record-holder Thomas Watkins Commits to Buckeyes

New Zealand baskstroker/IMer Thomas Watkins has opted to swim for The Ohio State University next fall.

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Ohio State Picks Up Verbal from State 100 Free Champ Jay Johnson

Jay Johnson from Ohio’s Hudson High School and Hudson Explorer Aquatic Team will remain in-state for his collegiate swimming career after his verbal commitment to the Buckeyes.

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Regan Smith Breaks Own NAG, Drops 1:53 200 Fly at Akron Sectionals – Day 3

Regan Smith broke and re-broke her own 100 back record on day three of the 2018 Central Zone Sectionals in Akron, Ohio.

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