Josh Parent

Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 3/13/2024

Our Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming series celebrates swimmers of every age and experience level with age group profiles of some recent results.


Hasty Awards Team of the Month: Shawmut Aquatic Club

Coming off an impressive performance at Winter Juniors, Shawmut Aquatic Club swimmers somehow got even faster at New England Senior Champs a week later.

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Ranking The 2023 Men’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

Aaron Shackell is one of several key additions to Cal’s roster in 2023-24, giving them the top recruiting class in the country.


2024 College Swimming Previews: Relay Power and Young Stars Propel #6 Florida Men

After a monstrous relay performance at NCAAs, the Gators reload this season with a stacked freshman class set to make an immediate impact.


Santa Clara Swim Club Breaks Three 13-14 NAG Relay Records

SCSC’s relay of Aiden Zhou, Shareef Elaydi, Isabel Wu, and Alison Su broke the 200 mixed medley, 200 free, and 400 free NAGs two weekends ago.

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Seventeen-Year-Old Alexei Avakov Sets New England Record With 1:02.19 100 Breast

Phoenix Swimming’s Avakov now ranks 49th all-time in the boys’ 17-18 age group and is 21st-fastest among 17-year-olds.

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Re-Rank: Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits In The Boys High School Class Of 2023

The high school boys’ class of 2023 is one of the deepest in recent memory, with NCAA scoring times not even enough to guarantee top 10 placement.


Florida Men Return 10 (or 11) Legs From 3 Record-Setting NCAA Relays

The Florida men put up some wicked relays at the 2023 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships, and they return almost all of those pieces next season.


Daniel Diehl Swims 53.03 100 Fly On Day 2 Of Indy Sectionals

17-year-old Daniel Diehl recorded a best time of 53.03 in the 100m fly, ranking him 32nd all-time for the 17-18 age group.


Drew Kibler Swims His First LCM Best Time Since Carmel Switch at Indy Sectionals Day 1

2021 US Olympian and 2022 relay World Champion Drew Kibler swam a personal best in the 50 free on Thursday in Indianapolis – his first in long course since moving back home to Carmel.


BOTR in 2023 Josh Parent Swims Best Time in 1650 Free at New England Senior Champs

Josh Parent swam a 14:56.60 in the 1650 free. That was a huge best time for the Florida commit and would be #16 in the NCAA this season.


2022 U.S. Open Championships – Day 1 Finals Live Recap

The U.S. Open Championships will begin tonight with a short distance session featuring the 800 free and 800 freestyle relay.


Sean Sullivan (2023) Decommits from Indiana; Signs NLI with Florida

Quickly-improving Sean Sullivan from Carmel Swim Club has signed an NLI to swim and study at the University of Florida in the class of 2027.


After Standout Summer, 2023’s Bobby DiNunzio Switches Verbal from UVA to Florida

Bobby DiNunzio of TIDE Swimming, who represented the US at Junior Pan Pacs, has switched his verbal commitment to Florida.


2022 Junior Pan Pacs – Day 1 Finals Live Recap

Australia’s Flynn Southam posted the top qualifying time in the boys’ 200 free on Day 1 at 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.