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Empire KC’s Avery Karl Swims 22.11 50 Free On Day 4 Of Columbia Sectionals

Louisville commit Avery Karl clocked a 22.11 in the 50 free, which is a tenth faster than the time she won Winter Juniors (West) with in December.

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Greater Omaha Aquatics’ Kalvin Hahn Swims 3:48 400 IM on Day Two of Columbia Sectionals

The army recruit was just off his personal best of 3:48.24, but still managed to win the race by over six seconds.

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Mizzou Snags Summer Juniors Finalist Matthew Mortenson (2023)

Breaststroke and IM specialist Matthew Mortenson has announced that he will be joining the Mizzou Tigers in the fall of this year.


After Time Drops, Alex Ochsenbein Switches Commitment from Kentucky to Mizzou

Alex Ochsenbein of Kentucky Aquatics has changed his commitment and will now swim at Mizzou for the 2023-24 season.


Futures Qualifier Jaden Pospishil Commits to Missouri

Pospishil is a key butterfly addition for Mizzou, and he can help provide depth and transition from a butterfly program dominated by older students.

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Lincoln Southwest Sweeps Nebraska HS States

Lincoln Southwest won both the boys’ and girls’ meet in two close-call meets. In particular, on the girls side Lincoln Southwest won by a mere two points.

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Summer Juniors Breaststroker John Watson (2023) Verbals to Mizzou

Summer Juniors-qualifying breast/IM specialist John Watson from GOAL in Omaha has verbally committed to the Mizzou Tigers for 2023-24.


Nate Thomas Swims 36th Fastest 13-14 200 Back Ever at Lenexa Sectionals

Nate Thomas is now the 36th fastest performer in the 200 back for 13-14-year-olds in USA Swimming history with his time of 2:06.96.

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Jacob Molacek Hits 22.80 50 Free In First Race Since March 2020

Molacek clocked a time of 22.80, less than three tenths off his personal best (22.52) set almost two years ago.

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Lincoln Southwest Boys End Creighton Prep’s 14 Year Nebraska HS Streak

The Lincoln Southwest boys swim team just won their first-ever team title at the 2021 NSAA Swimming Championships to end Creighton Prep’s 14-year streak.

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Nathaniel Germonprez Leads Big Time Drops for 15-17 Boys at Fremont Cup

The top 5 finishers in the boys’ 100 fly, led by Nathaniel Germonprez in 47.50, all swam best times on this weekend’s Fremont Cup.

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Swim Ireland Announces 2017-18 National Squad

Swim Ireland has announced 45 athletes to our National Squad (Swimming) for the 2017-2018 season with specific cohorts of athletes identified – a Performance group (with an Olympic 2020 focus) and a Performance Pathway group (with an Olympic 2024 focus).

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Swim Ireland Adds Two Coaches To National Staff

Jon Rudd has hired two new assistant coaches for the Swim Ireland National team as they continue to build toward Tokyo in 2020.

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