Melanie Klaren

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Pelton tops Franklin, Adrian leads loaded 100 free field at Day 3 prelims of Winter Nationals

Teammates Liz Pelton and Missy Franklin will go head-to-head tonight in the 200 back final.

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Winter Nationals: Multiple American records for Thoman on day 2, Franklin beats Ledecky in 200

Missy Franklin won twice for California, including an intense showdown with fellow Olympian Katie Ledecky in the 200 free.

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Ledecky Tops Missy in 200 Free; Missy Tops Bootsma in 100 Back in Day 2 Prelims at Winter Nationals

Cindy Tran and the Cal medley relays were off to a very good start on Friday morning, taking the top two spots in the 200 medley relay.

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Championship Records, Nearly American Records, Fall on Day 1 of U.S. Winter Nationals

Among the night 1 swims will be Katie Ledecky chasing an American Record in the 500 free.

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Coughlin, Schneider Take Top Seeds in 50 Free in Day 1 Prelims

The wildly-decorated Natalie Coughlin swam the second-best time of her career in the 50 free on Thursday morning.

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Cal Freshman Win Half Of Duel Individuals In Victory Over Washington State

Missy Franklin and her freshman classmates dominated the show vs. Washington State at Spieker Aquatics Complex.

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Cal Women Announce Captains for 2013-2014 Season, With Perhaps a Subtle Message Attached

Catherine Breed (above) and Melanie Klaren have been charged as captains of the 2013-2014 Cal women’s team.

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Missy Franklin Wins 1000 Free, 100 Fly as Cal Opens Pac 12 Schedule

Missy Franklin kicked her college dual meet career off with two wins in off events against Oregon State.

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2013 Women’s NCAA Championships: Where did these backstrokers come from?

Before we dive (or, rather, “place our hands and feet and do a backstroke start”) into previewing the women’s backstrokes,…

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Georgia; Cal Women Trade Relay Daggers on Day 1 of UGA Fall Invite

Senior Megan Romano anchored Georgia to a big 200 free relay win, though Cal got their revenge in the 400 medley. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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2011-2012 NCAA Women's Preview: No. 1 Cal Women Looking for Sprinters in Hopes of Repeating as Champs

Key Losses: Hannah Wilson (31 NCAA Points, 3 NCAA Relays), Amanda Sims (34 NCAA Points, 1 Finals Relay, 1 Prelims…

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Cal Men, Women Impress as "Kings and Queens of the Pool"

While many squads around the country are kicking off their seasons with intrasquad meets, Cal begins its year a bit…

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