Lleyton Plattel

#1 Keating, #2 Pearson, #2 Crush Scratch Events on Day 4 of Junior Nationals

Top-seeded Anna Keating of Machine Aquatics has scratched out of heats of the 100 breaststroke on Friday morning at U.S. Junior Nationals.

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Ledecky Blasts World-Leading 400 Free On Night 3 In Santa Clara

Katie Ledecky clocked a time of 3:59.28 tonight in the women’s 400 freestyle, moving past Ariarne Titmus (3:59.66) for #1 in the world this year.

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Manuel, Ledecky Highlight Day 3 Prelims In Santa Clara

Katie Ledecky made her first appearance at the Santa Clara International this morning, putting up the top time in the women’s 400 free (4:02.44).

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Cieplucha and Plattel Win 800s on Night One of SC International

Tessa Cieplucha and Lleyton Plattel took the 800 free wins on night one of the Santa Clara International meet on Thursday.

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Plattel, Mertz, Suen from NCS Scratch California State Meet

Lleyton Plattel, who placed 4th in the 500 free at the 2018 California State Championships, has opted out of the 2019 meet.

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10 Oldest Remaining U.S. NAG Records

Since our last look at the records back in July of 2015, only 2 of the 10 oldest NAG records have been broken, but there’s a fresh class of contenders hungry to get their names in the history books.

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WATCH: Katie Ledecky, Jordan Wilimovsky Dominate 800s in Greensboro

Watch as Katie Ledecky and Jordan Wilimovsky qualify for 2020 Olympic Trials and win their respective races by over 13 seconds.

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2018 U.S. Winter Nationals: Day 1 Distance Live Recap

Katie Ledecky will swim the women’s 800 freestyle on the opening night of U.S. Winter Nationals.

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2018 U.S. Winter Nationals: First Olympic Trial Cuts Await

The past two Novembers, Katie Ledecky has broken short course yard American and NCAA records (essentially world-bests for the yards format). Now a pro, Ledecky will look for a long course world record with a time drop tonight.

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CIF North Coast Section Announces Qualifiers for 2018 NCS Championship

The CIF North Coast Section has release the psych sheet for next weekend’s NCS swimming and diving championships.

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CA State Record-holder Calvin David Hands Cal Bears Their First Verbal for 2019-20

Pleasanton, California high school junior Calvin David has verbally committed to swim for the University of California, Berkeley in 2019-20.

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2017 Swammy Awards: Age Group Swimmer of the Year – 13-14

Gretchen Walsh (pictured) and Dare Rose were the Age Group of the Year award winners for the 13-14 category.

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12 Year Old Jerry Chu Wins 4 Times At Annual PacSwim Awards

12 year old Jerry Chu took home 4 awards from the annual PacSwim Awards.

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2017 U.S. Junior Nationals: Day 5 Finals Live Recap

2017 SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS August 8 – 12, 2017 East Meadow, NY (Long Island) Meet Central Meet info Psych…

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Lleyton Plattel Moves to #2 All-Time in 13-14 History in 800 Free

Plattel is only the 2nd 13-14 year old to break 8:10 in the boys’ 800 free.

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