Michael Petrides

Winter Juniors Runner-up Tyler Kopp (2020) Verbally Commits to Cal

Tyler Kopp of Katy Aquatic Team For Youth has verbally committed to the University of California, Berkeley for 2020-21.

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College Swimming Previews: Unlikely Sprints/400 IM Combo Lead #1 Cal Men

Cal has the two best returning 50 freestylers in the NCAA. But they also have arguably three of the top 400 IMers. That’s what you call a well-rounded roster.

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Ranking the 2019 Men’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #1-4

Our top four classes include three perennial NCAA title contenders… and one program you might not expect. Pictured: #2 overall recruit Jake Foster.

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Scottsdale Clinches Combined Team Title at 2019 4 Corners Sectionals

Scottsdale Aquatic Club edged out Phoenix Swim Club for the combined team title at the 2019 4 Corners Speedo Sectional, 2320 to 2279 points.

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Kevin Cordes Breaks Meet Record in 100y Breast at 4 Corners Sectionals

2019 4 CORNERS SPEEDO SECTIONALS – PHOENIX March 21-24, 2019 Phoenix Swim Club, Phoenix, Arizona SCY (25 yard) pool Meet…

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Pros and Age Groupers to Collide at Phoenix Sectionals (PSYCH SHEETS)

2016 U.S. Olympian Kevin Cordes is among the pros who will race at the 2019 4 Corners Sectional this weekend.

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Punahou Wins Hawaii State Titles, Petrides & Horner Excel

Michael Petrides dropped a 1:35.3 200 free to win the 200 free, while Jaek Horner split a 24.70 as Kamehama smashed the state record in the 200 medley relay.

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2018 Winter Junior Championships – West: Day 3 Prelims Recap

Katharine Berkoff broke 51 for the first time in the 100 back this morning, while Luca Urlando had two stellar swims in the 100 fly and 100 back.

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Swiss National Teamer Jacques Läuffer Commits to Cal

Swiss National teamer Jacques Läuffer has verbally committed to Cal for 2019-20.

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Preston Niayesh Stays In State with Verbal to Cal

Preston Niayesh of the Tule Nation Tritons has verbally committed to Cal’s class of 2023.

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CIF State 100 BK Runner-Up Colby Mefford to Join Brother Bryce at Cal

As a junior with Oak Ridge HS last year, Colby Mefford was the 100 back runner-up at the 2018 CIF State Championships

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#18 Michael Petrides Sends Verbal Commitment to Cal

Petrides is the last of SwimSwam’s boys HS class of 2019 top 20 rankings to announce a verbal NCAA commitment, and Cal’s second top 20 verbal, joining #13 Jason Louser.

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New Zealanders Rutter, Swift Highlight Opening Days Of Oceania Champs

Kiwi Jonathan Rutter won three events over the first two days of the 2018 Oceania Swimming Championships.

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Hawaii Names 8-Swimmer Team for 2018 Oceania Swimming Championships

Michael Petrides, who won a silver medal in 2016 in the 1500 free, will return for the 2018 Oceania Swimming Championships.

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Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits in the Boys High School Class of 2019

The Class of 2019 isn’t an immediate-impact class on the men’s side, but it’s loaded with fast-rising talents.

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