Lance Norris

2020 U.S. Open – Greensboro Friday P.M. Live Recap

We’ve got everyone from NAG record holders to college stars to Olympic gold medalist competing at the Greensboro site of the U.S. Open tonight.

  10 Comments

U.S. Open – Greensboro Thursday PM Recap: Caroline Pennington Hits First OT Cut

Pennington touched second in the 800 free tonight at 8:44.45, a five-second drop that gives her her first Olympic Trials cut.

  3 Comments

US Open Qualifier Stephen Conrad (2022) Verbally Commits to NC State

3x Alabama 6A-7A state champion Stephen Conrad has announced his intention to swim for NC State in 2022-23.

  4 Comments

US Open Qualifier JT Ewing Sends Verbal Commitment to the Wolfpack for 2022-23

High school junior J.T. Ewing has announced he plans to swim for NC State in the 2022-23 school year and beyond.

  Comment First!

SwimSwam Podcast: Norris, Cotter, Weaver, & Ponsler on NC State Commitment

I sat down with NC State’s current class of 2026, including Lance Norris, Michael Cotter, Ryan Weaver, and newly announced Kyle Ponsler.

  8 Comments

#17 Michael Cotter Becomes First* Top-20 Boy from Class of 2022 to Commit

Cotter, the best 200 freestyler in the class, announced his decision today simultaneously with #14 Lance Norris; both are going to NC State in 2022.

  4 Comments

#14 Lance Norris Becomes First* Top-20 Boy from Class of 2022 to Commit

Norris, the best 500 freestyler in the class, announced his decision today simultaneously with #17 Michael Cotter; both are going to NC State in 2022.

  6 Comments

Competitor Coach of the Month: Bruce Marchionda & TAC Titans

The TAC Titans found plenty of speed in August, including huge lifetime-best swims by ranked recruits Claire Curzan, Charlotte Hook, and Lance Norris.

  19 Comments

14-Year Old Lucca Battaglini Out-Battles NT’er Charlotte Hook in 200 Fly

14-year old Lucca Battaglini swam two more lifetime bests on Sunday to close a breakthrough meet in North Carolina this weekend.

  17 Comments

14-Year Old Lucca Battaglini Swims 49s in 100 Back and 100 Fly in Same Session

Battaglia’s result on Saturday in the 100 fly moves him into 7th place all-time in the 100 yard fly among American 13-14 boys.

  2 Comments

Hot-Handed Lance Norris Swims 2 More Best Times on Friday

The rising high school junior has swum a new personal best virtually every time he’s left the blocks in 3 meets since racing restarted in July.

  Comment First!

Charlotte Hook Improves Standing as #3 200 Butterflier in 15-16 History

16-year old Hook continued to show off her versatility on Sunday. She has the fastest times in the class of ’22 in the 200 fly, 200 IM, and 1650 free.

  4 Comments

Michael Cotter Swims Class of 2022’s Best 200 Yard Free on Saturday in NC

Cotter, a rising high school junior, cut half-a-second off his best time in the 200 free on Saturday evening at the TAC Titans Invitational.

  2 Comments

Claire Curzan Swims 21.6 in 50 Free at TAC Titans Invitational

After her triple National Age Group Record effort last month, Claire Curzan was back in racing on Friday night in a dual meet against the Marlins of Raleigh.

  1 Comment

Claire Curzan Goes Under NAG Record with 47.2 100 FR, Hits PR 1:53.3 in 200 FL

Curzan went faster than Gretchen Walsh’s 15-16 NAG record in the 100 free, while she also hit a best in the 200 fly at the TAC Titans Intrasquad.

  39 Comments