Marcelo Acosta

2016 Swammy Awards: Caribbean/Central Am. Male Swimmer of the Year

El Salvador’s Marcelo Acosta reserved his spot in swimming history in 2016, as he became the first man from El Salvador to qualify for the Olympics with an “A” cut.

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The Top 10 Men in Each Event From the First Round of College Invites

While a few big invites are yet to come, namely the Georgia Fall Invite and Texas Invite, we’ve put together a list of the top 10 swimmers in each event from the invites that have been swum so far.

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Louisville Invite: Marcelo Acosta 14:47.79 in the 1650 Free

Both the Louisville men’s and women’s teams continue to record NCAA A-cut times on Day Three of the Louisville Invitational in the 400 free relay.

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Louisville Cardinals Looks Strong on Day One of Home Invite

Louisville men’s and women’s teams have taken commanding leads on the first day of competition at the Louisville Invitational, but there are still two days of competition remaining.

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Louisville Men and Women Lead Day 1 of Dual With UNC

Following the first day of competition, Louisville leads the meet on both the men’s and women’s sides.

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North America Recap Day 1: Canada Wins First Relay Medal In 24 Years

The Canadians won their first Olympic relay medal in 24 years today in the women’s 4×100 free.

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Canadian Olympic Hopefuls Dominate Final Day At Plantation Sectionals

Audrey Lacroix was one of many Canadians swimming at Plantation Sectionals, winning the 200 fly on the final day.

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Gonzalez Tops Franklin in 50 Back Battle at Plantation Sectionals

Missy Franklin (above) was bested by her new training partner in the women’s 200 back final at the Plantation Sectionals on Friday night. The two teamed up to help the Colorado Stars win the 800 free relay.

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Franklin Sprints Breaststroke on Day 1 Finals of Plantation Sectionals

Full results Colorado Stars’ Missy Franklin, who is the 200m backstroke world record holder and one of America’s great freestylers of…

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Marcelo Acosta Makes El Salvador History With First Olympic “A” Cut

Marcelo Acosta becomes first swimmer from El Salvador to qualify for the Olympic Games.

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Marcelo Acosta Hace Historia Salvadoreña con Primera Marca Olímpica

Marcelo Acosta logra su clasificacion para los Juegos Olimpicos de Rio.

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Three National Records Downed in 1500 Free at Pan Ams

Ryan Cochrane (CAN) and Andrew Gemmell (USA) cleaned up for a 1-2 finish in the 1500 free, and third went to Brandonn Almeida (BRA)…

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Boyle, McBroom Open 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series Santa Clara with Distance Titles

Michael McBroom (pictured) won the men’s 800 on opening day at the Arena Pro Swim Series at Santa Clara. His time of 7:54.21 ranks 15th in the world this year. Runner-up Connor Jaeger (7:54.47) is now 16th.

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Pro Swim Series Distance Day Mesa Arizona – Photo Vault

The swimming action is hot in Mesa Arizona for the USA Swimming Arena Pro Swim Series stop.  There was a…

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Marcelo Acosta Breaks Louisville School Records in 1000, 1650 Frees to Finish Louisville First Chance Meet

Arthur Albiero’s squads have broken four school records in two days, even with their conference championship meets to come.

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