Nick Norman

Men’s Recruiting Class Ranks Revisited: Top 12 Schools For 2016-2019

Our recruiting class ranks for the current crop of graduating seniors, all the way back in 2015: #1 Texas, #2 Cal, #3 USC. How did those classes (and the rest of our top 12) turn out after four years? And what would a revised top 12 list look like? We have the answers – and the data – here.

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships Pick’em: Final Scores

Night 4 at defied expectations. There was only one place in the top 4 in any of the 5 individual events that was picked correctly by more than 50% of entries

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championships: Day 2 Prelims Photo Vault

SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the Thursday morning action.

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2019 Men’s NCAA Championship: Day 2 Ups/Downs

With the first prelims session of the meet in the books, it’s time to look at how many swims for each team will be returning tonight to score points.

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2019 M. NCAA Previews: Freshmen to Make Podium Bid in 1650

Felix Auboeck is our favorite in the 1650, but freshman Robert Finke should give him run for his money.

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2019 Men’s Pac-12 Champs: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Cal all but has the team title locked up, while it appears Stanford and Arizona have 2nd and 3rd locked down respectively.

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Nick Norman Defends Pac-12 Mile Title with New Meet Record

Nick Norman won his 2nd-straight Pac-12 title in the 1650 free. This time, the win came in record-setting fashion.

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2019 Men’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Ups/Downs/Mids

Stanford will be off to a strong start with three swimmers in the ‘A’ final of the 1650, but Cal has more overall firepower throughout tonight’s finals.

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2019 Pac-12 Men’s Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Pawel Sendyk comes in as the top seed for this morning’s preliminary heats of the 50 freestyle and is searching for his first Pac-12 individual title.

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Ricardo Vargas Throws Down Nation-Leading 14:35.0 Mile In Athens

Ricardo Vargas of Michigan swam the fastest time in the NCAA in the men’s 1650 on day 4 of the Georgia Invite.

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Whitley Punches 1:55.8 200 Breast as Cal Dominates Triple Distance

Whitley improved his nation-leading 1:56.60 with a 1:55.87 today. Only Andrew Seliskar has been under 1:57.9 this year, besides Whitley.

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SwimSwam 2018-2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Preseason Picks

Texas senior Townley Haas is our pick to win the 200 free for the fourth-straight time, and earn his third title in the 500 free, as well.

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McLaughlin Drops 48.7 100 Free As Cal Men & Women Sweep Utah

Katie McLaughlin set a new PB in the 50 free and won the 100 free in 48.7 as the Cal women won their first dual of the season against Utah.

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College Swimming Previews: Revitalized Seli to Lead #2 Cal

Coming off a big summer, the versatile Andrew Seliskar could contend for NCAA titles in a wide array of events while contributing on any and all Golden Bear relays.

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USA Swimming Names 111 Athletes to 2018-2019 National Team

Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.

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