Katie Crom

NCAA Swimmers Post Flood Of New Olympic Trials Cuts As End of Qualification Period Nears

With the qualification window closing on May 30, swimmers have been busy the last six weeks trying to make U.S Olympic Trials or improve their season bests.

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Blake Pieroni Swims 1:47.02 200 Free On Night 2 Of Indy Spring Cup

Pieroni swam a best time since announcing his retirement in August 2022 and is the 8th fastest American in the event this season.

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Alex Shackell Swims Best Time 57.22 100 Butterfly During Prelims In Indy, #3 17-18 All-Time

Alex Shackell is the 5th fastest American so far this season and was 6th in the event at 2023 US Summer Nationals.

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Canadian National Teammer Abby Dunford Receives “Complete Release” From NLI With Michigan

A complete release allows for an athlete to sign with another school and compete this fall, rather than having to wait a season.

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2024 Women’s Division I NCAA Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Gretchen Walsh reset all her 50 freestyle records with a blistering 20.41 in prelims. In Day 2 finals, she looks to lower that mark for the 4th time in 2024.

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2024 Women’s D1 NCAAs: Swims You Might Have Missed On Night 2

Indiana’s Anna Peplowski dropped three seconds off her best time in the 500 free and finished third in the event.

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2024 Women’s Division 1 NCAA Championships: Day 1 Relay Analysis

Florida Gators Bella Sims and Isabel Ivey posted the fastest splits enroute to winning the 800 Free Relay and currently sit in 1st in the team standings.

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2024 W. NCAA Previews: Bella Sims Eyes First NCAA Crown, Leads A Revitalized 500 Free Field

Bella Sims skipped the 500 freestyle at SECs, but she’s still the favorite to win the event at NCAAs even as the field gets more competitive behind her.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Saturday’s schedule features finals of the 1650 freestyle, 200 backstroke, 100 free, 200 breaststroke, 200 butterfly, 10m platform diving, and 400 free relay.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Indiana and Michigan are within striking distance on Saturday thanks in large part to the Ohio State’s 200 freestyle relay disqualification on Friday night.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

Friday night’s Big Ten schedule is a busy one featuring finals of the 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, 3-meter diving, and 200 free relay.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Friday morning’s slate includes prelims of the 100 butterfly, 400 IM, 200 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, and 100 backstroke along with 3-meter diving.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

There’s a tight team battle taking place through day one with Indiana (118) leading Ohio State (116) and Michigan (112) by just six points.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Indiana junior Anna Peplowski (4:38.29) and Michigan freshman Hannah Bellard (4:38.44) enter as the top seeds in the 500-yard freestyle on Thursday.

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2024 Women’s Big Ten Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

The Buckeyes enter as the top seed in the 200 medley relay (1:34.46) tonight while Wisconsin owns the fastest entry time in the 800 free relay (6:59.75).

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