Leon MacAlister

College Swimming Previews: Stacked Freshmen Class Gives #8 Stanford Men Lots of Options

Rex Maurer (pictured) leads a loaded freshmen class that affords the #8 Stanford men plenty of options for how to attack the 2023-24 season.


Revisiting NCAA Recruit Rankings: Men’s High School Class of 2019

LSU’s Brooks Curry emerged as the top scorer in the high school class of 2019 despite being unranked as a recruit.


2022-23 Academic All-America Teams Announced for Men’s, Women’s Swimming and Diving

Virginia senior Lexi Cuomo ended her career on a high note last month by scoring 15 individual points and contributing to two title-winning relays.


2023 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

All eyes will be on Leon Marchand on Friday as he takes aim at another record in the 400 IM.


2023 NCAA Championships: Day 3 Times to Make It Back Soften In Several Events

Qualifying times are easing a bit in several events this year after a day 3 session last year with some seemingly-impossibly fast times to make it back.

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Sammon Advances to A-Final, Janton Sets Notre Dame 100 Back Record, In Swim-Offs

In swim-offs, Patrick Sammon gave ASU 7 A-finalists tonight, while Tommy Janton broke the Notre Dame school record to earn a place in the 100 back B-final.


2023 M. NCAA Previews: Florida In NCAA Record Territory In 400 Medley Relay

Josh Liendo’s butterfly ability has taken the Florida Gators’ 400 medley relay to a new level this season.


2023 M. NCAA Previews: Can SEC Champion Adam Chaney Hold Off the Field in the 100 Back?

The 100 back looks primed for a shakeup this year at the Division I Men’s NCAA Championships, as just eight of the finalists from last year are returning.


2023 M. NCAA Previews: Florida Aims to Fend Off Tennessee, ASU in 200 Medley Relay

Cal junior Bjorn Seeliger (pictured) was one of three swimmers under Ryan Murphy’s 50 back record during last year’s 200 medley relay final.


2022-2023 NCAA Men’s Power Rankings: Final Edition

Cal remains the unanimous selection to repeat as national champions this week at the Men’s NCAA Championships.


2023 M. NCAA Previews: Lasco Propels Cal Legacy Forward In 200 Back

Cal’s Destin Lasco appears to be well on his way to a second consecutive NCAA title in the men’s 200 backstroke with an eye on the American Record.


2023 Men’s Pac-12 Swimming & Diving Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Day 4 is typically Cal’s best day of a championship meet: they’ll need to be firing on all cylinders if they have a hope of catching ASU in the team race.


2023 Men’s PAC-12 Swimming and Diving Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

After he set the NCAA record at a January dual, all eyes will be on Leon Marchand in the 400 IM during Day 3 of finals at the 2023 Men’s PAC-12 Champs.


2023 Men’s Pac-12 Swimming and Diving Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

This morning, we’ll see preliminary heats of the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.


2023 Men’s Pac-12 Championships Fan Guide: Cal Looking to Hold Off Surging Sun Devils

Cal won their fifth-straight men’s Pac-12 title last year, beating runner-up Stanford by nearly 100 points.