Lawrence Sapp

World Records Fall at Para World Series Stop in Indy as Pagonis, Pergolini Make Returns

Three world records fell at the Para Swimming World Series stop in Indianapolis, where Team USA topped the medal table with 10 golds in 24 events.

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Morgan Ray Breaks SB6 World Record in the 200 Breast on Day 1 of US Para Nationals

The 2023 US Para-Swimming National Championships kicked off Friday in Orlando, Florida, and Morgan Ray set the meet’s first big record in prelims.

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Louisiana Native Logan Walley Set to Head North to Swim for Division II UMSL this Fall

Logan Walley is part of a large first-year class for the University of Missouri-St. Louis and is just shy of scoring in multiple events at conference champs.

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University of Missouri-St. Louis adds Tokyo 2020 Paralympian Lawrence Sapp

Tokyo 2020 Paralympian and American record holder Lawrence Sapp has committed to swim collegiately for the University of Missouri-St. Louis


U.S. Adds Summer Schmit to 2023 World Para Championships Roster

Schmit, a freshman at the University of Minnesota, placed fifth in the 200 IM, sixth in the 100 fly, and seventh in the 400 free at the 2021 Tokyo Paralympics


U.S. Paralympics Swimming Selects 22 (Including Just 6 Men) for 2023 Worlds Roster

Jessica Long (pictured) is back for her eighth World Championships as she seeks to grow her massive 52-medal collection in Manchester, England. 


Continental, American Records Fall on Day 3 of 2023 Para Swimming World Series

Continental and American Records continued to fall on the third of the 2023 Para Swimming World Series – Minneapolis stop.


Morgan Stickney Breaks Americas Record in 400 Free on Day 2 of Minneapolis Para WS

Morgan Stickney broke an Americas Record and Noah Jaffe broke an American Record on day 2 of the Para Swimming World Series in Minneapolis.


NCAA D3 National Champion Raleigh-Crossley Breaks American Record at US Nationals

Christie Raleigh-Crossley, a former NCAA Division III National Champion at Rowan University, broke an American Record on Saturday at the US Para Nationals.


Olivia Chambers Pips McKenzie Coan in the 400 Free; Mallory Weggemann Makes Appearance

University of Northern Iowa swimmer Olivia Chambers, above, won a big head-to-head duel with two-time defending Paralympic champion McKenzie Coan on Friday.


16-Time Paralympic Gold Medalist Jessica Long Will Make Racing Return at Para-Nationals

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long will return to racing this weekend in Charlotte after taking her first break in 20 years.


Host Mexico Earns Most Gold Medals at Final Para World Series Stop in Tijuana

Host country Mexico won the most gold medals at the last stop of the Para Swimming World Series last weekend in Tijuana. 

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US Paralympic Swimming Names 2022 National Teams

29-time Paralympic medalist Jessica Long has been named to the US Para Swimming National Team for 2022, clearing the “A Standard” for top funding.

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29-Time Paralympic Medalist Jessica Long Highlights U.S. Para Nationals Entries

Long, the most decorated Para swimmer ever, will race two events while 13 more members of the 2020 U.S. Para swim team are also set to compete in Greensboro.

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Three Paralympic Records Fall During First Prelims Session of Tokyo 2020

USA’s Marks notched the S6 women’s 50 free Paralympic record (PR) to take the top finals seed. Both men’s/women’s S14 100 fly PRs were broken in prelims too.