Kathleen Golding

Auburn Fall Invite Day 2 Finals: FR Cecilia Porter Sets 100 BR Florida Record

After swimming a PB this morning, freshman Cecilia Porter set a new Florida program record in the 100 breast, breaking 1:00 for the first time at 59.22.

  1 Comment

Auburn Fall Invite Day 2 Prelims: Florida’s Cecilia Porter Drops 1:00.02 100 BR

Florida freshman Cecilia Porter swam the 4th-fastest 100 BR in program history at 1:00.02 while teammate Talia Bates clocked in two personal bests.

  Comment First!

2020 Auburn Invite Day 1 Prelims: Kieran Smith Puts Up 4:11.08 500 FR

After his bout of racing last week at the 2020 U.S. Open, Florida junior Kieran Smith swam the 2nd-fastest 500 free of his career with a 4:11.08.

  24 Comments

Florida Freshmen Win 5 as Gator Women Roll Miami (FL)

Florida freshman Cecilia Porter won her first collegiate event on Thursday, swimming 1:01.82 in the 100 yard breaststroke against Miami.

  3 Comments

Florida Women Kick Off 2020-2021 Corona-Season With Intrasquad Meet

The Florida women, who return 6 of their 11 individual NCAA qualifiers from last season, held their first meet of the season on Friday.

  1 Comment

2020 SEC Champs: Florida Women Cement 5 Scoring Swims in Early Mile Heats

The Florida women are guaranteed to have 5 swimmers from the early mile heats score, and that’s without including their 3 swimmers in finals.

  2 Comments

2020 SEC Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Erika Brown (Tennessee) is chasing her 3rd-straight title in the 100 fly and will look to take down her own SEC Record, which she set in 2018 and tied in 2019

  43 Comments

SEC Day 2 Scratches: Defending Champ Smith Opts Out of 200 IM, Will Swim 500 FR

Given his massive 4-second drop from his former individual 200 free best, it’s safe to say Smith brought his A game and will be a title threat.

  12 Comments

Florida’s Kieran Smith Posts Lifetime Best 100 Free in Dominant Win Over Auburn

The Gator men were dominant against SEC rival Auburn in their dual meet on Saturday. The women’s meet was a much closer contest, but the Gators won handily.

  6 Comments

Jakub Ksiazek Breaks Florida St. School Record in 200 Free at GT Invite

Sophomore Jakub Ksiazek broke the Florida State Record in the men’s 200 yard freestyle on Saturday at the Georgia Tech Invite.

  1 Comment

Sherridon Dressel Goes Nation-Leading 100 Back as Florida Trounces Minnesota

Sherridon Dressel dropped a 52.21 to win the 100 back, which is the fastest she’s ever been in-season. She also won the 200 back and 100 fly.

  14 Comments

Florida Sweeps FAU on Saturday, Gators Now 3-for-3 During Opening Weekend

The Florida Gators swept the FAU Owls on Saturday, making both the Gator men and women 3-for-3 over their opening weekend of the season.

  Comment First!

Sherridon Dressel’s 52.8 100 Back Highlights UF Season Kick-Off Win Over FIU

Her 100 back time yesterday came just three tenths from her mid-season, suited time from last season’s Georgia Tech Invitational.

  6 Comments

Ranking the 2019 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

#12 Alexandra Crisera is one of four incoming freshmen for three-time defending NCAA champions Stanford. We start our countdown of women’s classes today.

  39 Comments

Alia Atkinson & Bruno Fratus on Psych Sheets for Plantation Sectionals

There are far fewer professional swimmers at this meet than there have been in previous years, but two big names are scheduled to race.

  Comment First!