Swimmer Caeleb Dressel (above) and gymnast Simone Biles were announced as co-winners of the 2021 AAU Sullivan Award on Friday.
The group recommended pushing back swimming and diving recruiting to begin during a student’s senior year of high school.
Gold medalist Lydia Jacoby, the first-ever Olympic swimmer from Alaska, is one of 38 nominees for the prestigious AAU Sullivan Award.
Team captain Maggie Steffens (above) has been named to her third Olympic team as Team USA is en route to win their third consecutive Olympic gold medal.
The United States women secured their fifth straight Pan American Games water polo gold medal, besting Canada 24-4 on Saturday. Brazil rounded out the podium.
The United States men’s and women’s water polo teams will face off against Canada on Saturday each looking for a Pan American Games gold medal.
Canada and the United States will meet with the Pan American Games women’s water polo gold medal on the line on Saturday.
The USA men’s and women’s water polo claimed their respective Group A titles at the 2019 Pan American Games with wins on Tuesday.
The USA Men’s Water Polo Team moved to 2-0 in group play with a key 13-11 victory over Canada, while the women pummeled Brazil 20-4 to stay perfect at 2-0.
The United States, Australia, Spain and Hungary are still in the running for medals in women’s water polo at the World Championships after quarterfinal wins.
The USA Women’s National Team advanced to the semifinal round of the FINA World Championship following a 15-5 win over Greece.
The United States, Russia, Spain and Italy claimed the first four spots in the women’s water polo quarterfinals at the World Championships.
The USA Women’s National Team earned the Group A title and a bye into the quarterfinals of the World Championship following a 26-1 victory over South Africa.
The American women beat one of their biggest rivals, the Dutch women 12-9 in group play on Tuesday at the World Championships.
The USA is the favorite to earn the 2019 women’s water polo title at the World Aquatic Championships. The Americans are the two-time defending champs.