Melissa Cowen

Ranking The 2023 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

Bella Sims headlines an absolutely loaded recruiting class for the Florida women, landing them the top spot in our rankings.


2024 College Swimming Previews: #9 Florida Women Welcome Bella Sims, Isabel Ivey to Crew

With top recruit Bella Sims coming to Gainesville along with former top recruit Isabel Ivey, the stars seem to be aligning for Nesty’s crew this season.


Florida Gators Pick Up Commitment from Irish Senior National Teamer Molly Mayne (2023)

Multiple-time short course Irish national champion Molly Mayne has committed to join the Florida Gators in Gainesville this fall.


Zac Reid Hit World Champs-Qualifying Time In 400 Freestyle At NZ Open With 3:47.87

Zac Reid seems to have booked a ticket to Fukuoka with his event-winning swim of 3:47.87 in the men’s 400 freestyle today.

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Canadian Junior Pan Pacs A-Finalist Lilly Daley Commits to Florida for 2023-24

Canadian Junior Teamer Lilly Daley will join the Florida Gators next fall with 100/200 free times that would already score at the SEC Championships.


“Best of the Rest” Backstroker Carly Meeting Verbally Commits to Florida

Summer Nationals qualifier Carly Meeting of New Albany Aquatics Club has verbally committed to swim and study at Florida in the class of 2027.


New Zealand 200 Breast Record Holder Melissa Cowen Commits to Florida for 2023

Melissa Cowan of Auckland, New Zealand, will bring NCAA-invite ready times in the 100 and 200 breast to Gainesville in the fall of 2023.


Florida Keeps #9 Julia Podkoscielny In-State for 2023-24

The Florida Gators have picked up a verbal commitment from Julia Podkoscielny, who is ranked #9 in the high school class of 2023.


Melissa Cowen, de 15 años, récord neozelandés en 200 braza

Deteniendo el reloj en un poderoso 2:23.47, Cowen terminó casi 2 segundos por delante de su rival nacional, Brearna Crawford.

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15-Year-Old Melissa Cowen Hits NZL 200 Breast National Record

Additional national records went down in Auckland today, led by 15-year-old breaststroke Melissa Cowen of host club North Shore.

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Jeffcoat & Crawford Rack Up NZL National Records In Auckland

Andrew Jeffcoat busted out a new lifetime best and New Zealand national record in the men’s SCM 100 backstroke tonight in Auckland.


Ashby & Fairweather Among Day 4 Winners At New Zealand Open C’ships

Bradlee Ashby put up the 4th fastest 200m IM time of his career to add his name to the list of NZ World Championships qualifiers.

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