Lia Neal

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USA Women Smashes 4×100 American Record in Finals

Missy Franklin, Megan Romano and Shannon Vreeland celebrate their win and new American Record in the women’s 4×100 free relay (Photo Credit: Victor Puig,


Lia Neal Wins Olympic Hardware in High School And Heads to Stanford

As an amateur competitive swimmer, it’s not every day someone in the lap lane next to me makes an Olympic podium. That was until last year when I started swimming in the masters lane next to Lia Neal’s high school team at New York’s Asphalt Green. (Photo Credit: Asphalt Green)


Janet Hu Verbally Commits to Stanford

NCAP’s Janet Hu, the #2 recruit in the class of 2014, has verbally committed to Stanford. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Liz Pelton Scratches 200 IM in Saturday Finals

Liz Pelton decided to end her meet a session early at the 2013 USA Swimming National Championships. (Photo: Janna Schulze/


Male Sprinters Put on Top Performances in Morning 1 at 2013 US World Championship Trials.

In a shocking women’s 100 free prelim, Shannon Vreeland snuck in for the top seed with a lifetime best. (Photo: Tim Binning/


Make a Splash Tour Presented by Phillips 66 Kicks Off In NYC May 16-18

Cullen Jones, Olympic Champion and USA Swimming Foundation ambassador, headlines the 2013 Make a Splash Tour presented by Phillips 66 (Photo Courtesy of Speedo USA)

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CONTEST: Win a Ticket to “Big Swim” Clinic with Anthony Ervin

Anthony Ervin will lead a special clinic on Friday, April 26th, in New York City. Find out how you can win a FREE ticket. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/

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Three NAG Records Broken; NCAP Takes Overall Team Title on Final Night of NCSA Juniors

NCAP’s men won, as did the Dynamo women, leaving NCAP for the overall team championship at an exciting NCSA Junior National Championship meet. (Photo thanks to Chris Natoli)


Andrew Seliskar Stomps 200 Breaststroke NAG Record; Avestruz Makes Her Name in Women’s 100 Back Final

NCAP’s Janet Hu added a second butterfly victory of the meet on Friday night in Orlando. (File Photo: Tim Binning/


Manuel Adds 200 Free Victory on Thursday at NCSA Junior Nationals

First Colony’s Simone Manuel took her second event victory of the NCSA Junior Nationals on Thursday evening. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/


Open Turn: Should the Cal Women be Worried?

Chris and Garrett discuss the records dropping at NCSA Juniors and look forward to Women’s NCAAs. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning,


NCAP Makes Third National Age Group Record of Night 2 at NCSA’s; Kennedy Lohman Impresses in 100 Breaststroke

Junior Nationals were on fire on day 2 in Orlando. Among the winners was Asphalt Green’s Michael Domagala (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/


NCSA Juniors Day 2 Prelims (With Full Prelims Results)

Lia Neal (above) gives NCSA Junior some Olympic starpower; though she sits well behind Simone Manuel in loaded 100 free A-Final. (File Photo: Tim Binning/

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