Matt Sates

Georgia-Bound Matt Sates Hits SCM 100 Fly Personal Best

Matt Sates, the 18-year-old bound for the Georgia Bulldogs this spring, did some damage tonight in the 100m fly in his native South Africa.

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South African 17-Yr-Old Pieter Coetze Scorches 50.98 SCM 100 Back

Quick swims characterized day one of the 2021 South African Short Course Championships, with Matt Sates & Pieter Coetze headlining.

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Matt Sates Set For 12 Events At South African SC C’ships

Close to 300 swimmers will be descending upon the GC Jolliffee Pool beginning tomorrow for the 2021 South African Short Course Championships.

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3x VISAA State Champion Clayton Whetstine Verbals to UGA for 2022-23

Clayton Whetstine will move from the Norfolk Academy Bulldogs to the Georgia Bulldogs in the fall of 2022.

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Israeli Breaststroker Kristian Pitshugin Makes Verbal Commitment to Georgia

27.0/1:00.9/2:16.3 breaststroker Kristian Pitshugin from the Greater Jerusalem Swimming Club in Israel will begin at Georgia in January 2023.


Could Matt Sates Be The Next Michael Phelps?

Phelps is the only swimmer that has been faster than Sates, a rising star in South Africa, in the 200 IM, 400 IM and 100 fly among 17-18 year-olds.


Rebecca Meder Swims 2:12.98 in 200 IM, Frightens 2009 RSA Record in Durban

18-year-old Rebecca Meder hit a near-lifetime best in the 200 IM at 2:12.98, frightening Kathryn Meaklim’s 2009 national record of 2:12.53.

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Sud Africa: Il 17enne Matt Sates PB 200 Misti/100 Farfalla-Risultati

A Durban, in Sud Africa, si è svolta la quarta tornata del 2021 South Africa Grand Prix. La manifestazione è qualificante per le Olimpiadi

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17-Year-Old South African Matt Sates Swims 1:57.60 IM/51.83 FL In Durban

17-year-old Matt Sates dropped 1.48s in the 2IM to hit 1:57.60 in Durban, cracking the top 15 times in the world this season. Sates also hit 51.83 in the 1FL.


Matt Sates Out-Swims Le Clos In 100 Fly To Close Out 2021 CANA Grand Prix

Sates swam a 52.30 to take gold in the men’s 100 butterfly final, out-touching le Clos who was a 53.37 for the silver medal.

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Cana Gran Prix Matt Sates PB 50 Farfalla Doppio Oro Per Chad Le Clos

CANA Gran Prix. Durante il secondo giorno di finali Chad Le Clos conquista due ori mentre Matt Sates nuota il personale nei 50 farfalla

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Le Clos, Nel, and Sates Collect 2 Golds Each On Day 2 Of CANA Grand Prix

Matt Sates picked up a gold medal victory in the 200 IM after having hit the FINA A standard in the event during the prelims.

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Cana Gran Prix: In Sud Africa Qualifiche Olimpiche – Presente Le Clos

Il CANA Gran Prix è iniziato in Sudafrica con molti nuotatori provenienti da diversi paesi che tenteranno la qualifica olimpica.

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CANA Grand Prix Day 1 Prelims: Matt Sates Hits FINA A Cut In 200 IM – 1:59.02

After missing the cut by 0.02 at South African Nationals, Sates cleared the FINA A and will likely become the newest addition to the country’s Olympic squad.


GHSA 7A State Champion Cooper Cook (2022) Verbally Commits to Georgia

200 free/200 back specialist Cooper Cook has made a verbal commitment to the in-state Georgia Bulldogs for the 2022-23 school year.