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After Blowout Last Year, Iowa Women Keep It Close with Michigan; Still Fall

Michigan freshman Kaitlynn Sims (right) went the #2 time in the country this season in the 1000 free, winning at 9:44.11.

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11 Nation-Leading Times for Michigan in Intrasquad Meet

Ricardo Vargas swam 2 nation-leading times and Maggie MacNeil swam one of the fastest 100 yard butterflies in history in Michigan’s last-minute intrasquad.

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Tommy Cope Swims 54.0/1:58.3 Breaststrokes as Michigan Sweeps Miami (OH) & Navy

Maggie MacNeil swam a 49.54 in the 100 free, touching the wall as the only swimmer under 50 seconds.

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College Swimming Previews: Relays Must Rebuild For #9 Michigan Women

Michigan scored half its points (156/314) on relays last year, and they graduated half (10/20) their legs. They do, though, return star flyer Maggie MacNeil.

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Competitor Coach of the Month: Mike Bottom, Michigan

After a surprise World Championships gold in July, Mike Bottom’s crew kept moving with a Pan Ams gold and a slew of big U.S. Nationals swims in August.

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2019 U.S. National Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Tonight’s session features finals of the 400 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, and men’s 4 x 200 freestyle relay.

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Watch Day 4 Finals Race Videos From the 2019 U.S. National Championships

Tonight’s session features finals of the 400 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, and men’s 4 x 200 freestyle relay.

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2019 US National Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Aussie Elijah Winnington will contest in the 400 free prelims while 200 breast champ Reece Whitley and WUGs champ Ian Finnerty will meet in the 100 breast.

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2019 U.S. National Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

Prelims of the men’s and women’s 400 IM, men’s and women’s 100 fly. Only 44 heats total this morning for what will likely be the shortest session of the meet

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2019 U.S. National Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Teenage phenom Claire Tuggle headlines the women’s 200 free, but Worlds team member and Olympic Champion Allison Schmitt is also in the mix.

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Smachlo, Tucker, Sims All Three Event Winners To Close Out 2019 Eric Namesnink

The meet concluded with the 1500 free, 200 IM, 200 back, and 100 free, bringing many lifetime bests and even a first time Olympic Trials cut.

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Miles Smachlo Completes Fly Sweep, Tess Howley Avenges Day 1 Loss At Namesnik

Miles Smachlo wins his second butterfly event in as many days, this time just missing his career-best time by a tenth of a second.

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Big Ten Champ Miles Smachlo Swims Lifetime Best in the 100 LCM Fly at Namesnik

Miles Smachlo, the defending Big Ten Champion in the 100 fly in yards, now ranks 8th this season in long course among Americans in the same event.

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2019 Eric Namesnik Memorial Open Features Pros, Olympians

NCAA mile champion Felix Auboeck will race at the meet, though he’ll step a little outside of his comfort zone 2 weeks before the World Championships begin.

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MacNeil Doubles With Victories in 100 Fly and 100 Free at Counsilman Classic

On the first night of racing at the 2019 Counsilman Classic, Maggie MacNeil won the 100 fly by over two seconds, and the 100 free by barely two-tenths.

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