Megan Van Berkom

Analyzing the Longest Active Streaks of Top-25 Finishes at NCAA Championships

Because this includes the 2022 championships, there can only be 25 teams on the active list per gender as any other streaks would have ended in March.

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Campionati Estivi Americani: Ledecky Trionfa Anche Nei 400 Misti

Terzo giorno di gare ad Irvine, in California, dei Campionati Estivi USA. La sessione è stata aperta da una splendida Katie Ledecky 

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2022 U.S. National Championship Day 3 Finals Live Recap

British Olympian Max Litchfield led prelims in the men’s 400 IM this morning at US Nationals Day 3, and we’ll see finals of the 400 IM and 100 fly tonight.

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2022 U.S. National Championships: Swims You May Have Missed on Day 3

Megan Van Berkom won her second ‘B’ final of U.S Nats in the women’s 400 IM, posting a massive personal best in one of the swims you might have missed today.

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2021-22 NCAA Women’s Power Rankings: Final Edition

The University of Virginia women maintain the top spot in our final power rankings of the season and are huge favorites to repeat as NCAA champions this week.

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2022 W. NCAA Previews: Faster than 1:50 to Win the 200 Butterfly?

7 of last year’s 8 A finalists are entered into the field again, but the top 2 seeds were not members of the A final last year, which may speed things up.

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2022 W. NCAA Previews: Alex Walsh Eyeing 2-Peat In 200 IM

Walsh is looking to defend her NCAA title in the 200 IM, but will face strong competition, particularly from Torri Huske and Ellen Walshe.

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2022 W. NCAA Picks: Brooke Forde Versus Virginia in the 400 IM

Brooke Forde of Stanford won the NCAA title in the 400 IM last year, but will she be able to hold off a trio of Virginia swimmers: Walsh, Nelson, and Weyant

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Ohio State’s Amy Fulmer is the top seed in the 100 freestyle ahead of defending champion Maggie MacNeil of Michigan. The two will battle it out tonight.

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Phoebe Bacon of Wisconsin will look to defend her B1G title in the 200 backstroke today. She is the top seed in the event.

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

NCAA Record holder in the 100 butterfly, Maggie MacNeil will battle it out in the event tonight at the B1G Women’s Championships.

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

After completing a four-peat last night in the 50 free, Michigan senior Maggie MacNeil is a near-lock to do so once again on Friday in the 100 fly.

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Megan Van Berkom on Dropping 7+ Seconds in 200 IM from Last Year to This Year

Megan Van Berkom, a Minnesota sophomore who finished 35th in this event at Big Tens last year, was creeping up on Romano on the final 50, and touched 2nd

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Tonight’s action will feature the 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, 1-meter diving, and the 400 medley relay.

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2022 Women’s B1G Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Ohio State fifth-year Kristen Romano aims to make it back-to-back titles in the 200 IM on the first full day of action at the Women’s Big Ten Championships.

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