Lydia Jacoby

2024 College Swimming Previews: #2 Texas Women Poised To Challenge The Crown

The Longhorns are facing minimal losses and they bring in an excellent freshman class along with two key fifth-year grad transfers.


SwimSwam’s Official Ballot for the 2023 Golden Goggles Awards

As the open water World Championships bronze medalist in the 10k, Katie Grimes is the clear choice for Open Water Swimmer of the Year. The rest of the selections are much murkier.


Grimes, Alexy Highlight USA Swimming’s 2023 Golden Goggle Award Nominees

Katie Grimes picked up four nominations for her performances this year, while Jack Alexy was nominated in three different categories.


Doha 2024 Worlds Qualifying: Where Do the American Women Stand?

Major absences could clear the way for an overlooked veteran such as Rachel Bernhardt, a 28-year-old occupational therapist ranked 5th in the 100 breast.


‘The Olivia Dunne of the Pool’ Can’t Profit Off Her NIL

San Jose State junior Andreea Dragoi says she has to turn down three or four brand deals each month due to federal immigration and tax laws.


How Does The Girls Class of 2025 Stack Up Against The Star-Studded 2015 Class?

The girls’ high school class of 2025 appears to be the best in recent memory, and perhaps rivals the class of 2015 that was spearheaded by Katie Ledecky.


Did The Tight Turnaround From Trials Impact The U.S. Performance In Fukuoka?

The U.S. team had 22 days from the end of Nationals until the start of the World Championships, a relatively small window compared to previous years.


A De-Briefing Of Team USA’s Prospects Headed Into The Paris Olympics

Now that the dust has settled on the 2023 World Championships, where is Team USA at headed into the Paris Olympic games next summer?


Fukuoka 2023, Day 8 North America: After Prelims Scare, King Gets The Job Done For USA

After a rough showing individually, King (pictured) stepped up on the medley relay to help Team USA beat Australia and win gold.

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Women’s Medley Relay Line-Up Predications: USA’s Line-Up Unclear with No Easy Solution

Kate Douglass will likely find herself anchoring the medley relay but could possibly end up swimming the fly leg or, in one possible scenario, the breast.


Huske, Harkin, and M. King Amongst Those Put On Medley Relay Heats Teams (FULL LINEUPS)

Despite being America’s best 100 butterflyer, Torri Huske (pictured) will be racing the heats of the women’s medley relay.


Fukuoka 2023, Day 7 North America Recap: Jersey Boys Impress, Liendo Rebounds For Silver

Jack Alexy and Dare Rose continue to impress at their first senior international meet, while Josh Liendo took down a Canadian record.


2023 World Championships, Day 7 Prelims Preview: The Sprint Stars Are Coming to Play

Day 7 prelims will feature some of the quickest events on the schedule with the men’s 50 backstroke, women’s 50 freestyle, and women’s 50 breaststroke.

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Fukuoka 2023, North America Day 4: What Does Team USA Do For The Women’s Medley Relay?

As Team USA’s top relay performer so far, Kate Douglass (pictured) will be a big topic of discussion when it comes down to selecting medley relay lineups.


Mondiali Nuoto 2023: Analisi E Risultati Live Batterie Day 4

Siamo pronti a raccontarvi live tutto ciò che accadrà nella quarta sessione di batterie di qualifica dei Campionati del Mondo di nuoto 2023

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