Kathryn Ackerman

2021 Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Hali Flickinger comes into Friday night as the big favorite in the women’s 400 IM after a strong 4:42.61 prelim swim.

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2021 Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Regan Smith is scheduled to take on a daunting 200 back/100 fly double on Day 3 of the Indianapolis Pro Swim.

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Women’s NCAA Day 3 Finals Preview: Virginia Holds 3 of 5 Top Seeds

Virginia will have at least one A-finalist in each of the five individual events while Texas, NC State, and Cal will see 4 swimmers in the A-final.

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20th Seed Olivia Carter Drops 200 IM At NCAAs (Day 2 Scratches)

Michigan junior Olivia Carter dropped the 200 IM on Day 2 of NCAAs as the 20th seed.

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2021 W. NCAAs Previews: UVA and Alabama Seeded Just .14 Apart in 400 Free Relay

Virginia enters the meet as the top seed in all 5 relays, although it’s tight in the 400 free relay.

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2021 Big Ten Women’s Championships: Day Three Finals Live Recap

At 1:45.03, Lillie Hosack was the field’s best lead-off leg in the 800 free relay. She’ll take on a tightly bunched field in the 200 free tonight.

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2021 Big Ten Women’s Championships: Day 3 Ups/Mids/Downs

Michigan had a big morning after picking up 248 points/13 morning swims, including a potential 100 fly 1-2 finish led by Maggie MacNeil and Olivia Carter.

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2021 Women’s B1G Fan Guide: Ohio State Facing a Deeper Michigan Team This Year

Ohio State’s depth took them to their first Big Ten title in years last season, but Michigan is deeper this time around. Also– what say Northwestern?

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2020-2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: January Edition

With just a few weeks of dual meets left, things should start to get clearer in some corners of the country coming up, while other corners become murkier.

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MHSAA Girls Division I Preview: Ann Arbor Pioneer Leads the Way on Psych Sheets

Ann Arbor Pioneer, who finished 2nd in last year’s team standings, looks to be in excellent position heading into this weekend

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Michigan Intrasquad: Ackerman Goes 4IM School Record, Hunter Hits 51.8 100 BR

Ackerman, a freshman, knocked two seconds off of her best to finish in 4:05.58, nearly two seconds ahead of the old Michigan record.

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Mason Hunter Splits 23.2 Breast, Freshman Chung Goes PRs at Michigan Intrasquad

Maggie MacNeil, meanwhile, hit 51’s in the 100 fly and back and led off the medley relay with a very quick 23.72.

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Returning Conference Points: Ohio State Women Return 22 Scorers In Big Ten

Ohio State won its first women’s Big Ten swimming & diving title in two decades last year, and a deep group of returners make them the favorites to repeat.

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Ranking the 2020 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

We go Big Ten heavy in our next set of NCAA swimming & diving recruiting class ranks, but we also run across #8 overall recruit Abby Arens.

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Re-Rank: Top 20 Girls NCAA Swimming Recruits, Class of 2020

This is perhaps the best recruiting class we’ve ever ranked, with instant-impact swimmers in back, breast and fly. World record-holder Regan Smith sits #1.

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