Paige Kuwata

Ranking The 2022 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

We’re into ranked recruits now, including new Indiana Hoosier Kristina Paegle, the #11 recruit in the nation. Our recruiting class ranks continue.

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College Swimming Previews: Strong Recruiting Paying Off for #6 Louisville Women

More top-ranked recruits have been heading to Louisville, and they’ve been making quick impacts at both the conference and NCAA levels.

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Luke Ellis Wins Men’s 200 BK in New PB at Santa Clara Futures, SAND Wins 4 Events

The final day of the 2022 Futures Championships in Santa Clara saw some great racing to close out the meet.

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2022 Futures – Santa Clara: Hayden Ghufran Leads Tight 400 FR Final with 3:58.25

DART swimming’s Hayden Ghufran clipped his personal best en route to winning the men’s 400 free.

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2022 Futures – Santa Clara: SAND 15yo Luke Ellis Blasts 4:24 400 IM, Closes in :59

The swim was massive for Ellis, who entered the meet with a personal best of 4:30.27.

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Ilya Kharun Clocks 24.11 50 Fly at Sandpipers’ John Sullivan Firecracker Invite

Kharun raced all 4 50s on the first day of the meet, winning all 4 as well.

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Swedish National Teamer Cecilia Viberg Commits to Louisville

Top-ranking Swedish breastroker Cecilia Viberg has announced her commitment to the University of Louisville beginning in 2022.

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2022 U.S. Trials: Official SwimSwam Awards

Hunter Armstrong was a star in Greensboro, breaking the world record in the men’s 50 back while also winning the 100 back.

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2022 U.S Trials: Day 5 Finals Preview

It’s the last finals session, and after missing out in the 100 free, Abbey Weitzeil looks to finally punch her ticket to Worlds in the 50 free.

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2022 U.S World Championship Trials: Day 1 Prelims Preview

Day 1 of the U.S World Trials in Greensboro is finally here, and the first prelims session will feature Caeleb Dressel in the 100 free.

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2022 U.S. Trials Previews: Ledecky Surrounded By Sandpipers In Women’s 800 Free

With Katie Ledecky the clear number one, Katie Grimes and Bella Sims will be among the names vying for the second spot in the women’s 800 freestyle.

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2022 U.S. Trials Previews: Is Ledecky Set to Get Back Under 15:30 in the 1500?

Having already swum a 15:39.45 in 2022, Ledecky is far and away the favorite to win this event at U.S. Trials, as well as the World Championships.

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2021 Swammy Awards: US Club Coach of the Year – Ron Aitken

Ron Aitken has been named the recipient of the Swammy Award for US Club Coach of the Year following a dominant year by his Sandpipers of Nevada.

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Bella Sims Clocks 1:51.69 200 Back on Final Day of CA Sectionals, #9 15-16

Sims is now the #9 performer all-time in the 15-16 age group.

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13yo Kayla Han Posts Personal Bests 55.38 100 FL/2:00.16 200 IM at CA Sectional

Through the 2nd day of the Huntington Beach Sectionals meet, the Sandpipers of Nevada have established commanding leads in both the men’s & women’s standings.

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