Peter Larson

College Swimming Previews: Underclassmen and Transfers Buoy #2 Texas Men

The depth is outstanding, especially with elite freshmen and transfers incoming. The task will be swimming best times at NCAAs – an issue in 2019.

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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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13-Year-Old Lucy Thomas Earns Trials in 100 Breast at Minneapolis Sectionals

During the third day of the Minneapolis Sectionals, 13-year-old Lucy Thomas earned her first Trials cut in the 100 breast and climbs up the rankings.

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Maggie Wanezek, 13, Hits PR 1:02.19 in 100 Back at Minneapolis Sectionals

Maggie Wanezek first broke 1:03.0 in May, going 1:02.34 to qualify for Olympic Trials. This is now her third instance under 1:03 and her best time.

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Re-Rank: Top 20 Boys NCAA Swimming Recruits, Class of 2019

Brendan Burns takes over as our #1 swimmer in a class that should help college teams stock up their cupboards with free relay candidates for years to come.

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Stadden Scratches 50 Free in Favor of 50 BK & 200 IM on Day 5 NCSAs

Isabelle Stadden will look to win her third backstroke race of the 2019 NCSA Junior National Championships, as she is the #2 seed heading into the finals of the 50 back.

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Peter Larson Scratches 100 Back To Go All-In On 100 Free At NCSAs

Edina’s Peter Larson is the top qualifier in the men’s 100 free after posting a time of 44.44 in the heats.

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Grimm Swims Pair of 47s On Day 4 Prelims of NCSAs

Anthony Grimm is on the hunt for his 4th and 5th wins at the 2019 NCSA meet, this time in the 100 back and 100 fly.

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Top-Seeded Peter Larson Scratches 200 Free On Day 3 of NCSAs

Peter Larson of Edina Swim Club has scratched out of the 200 free, where he was the top seed. He’s one of three scratches out of the top 8 on day 3 prelims of the NCSA Championships.

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Psych Sheets and Storylines for 2019 NCSA Junior Nationals

USA Swimming National Teamers Isabelle Stadden (above) and Phoebe Bacon will renew their rivalry from last year’s NCSA Junior Nationals next week.

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Zheng’s 53.8 BR, Larson’s 19.9/43.4 FR Highlight Minnesota AA State

Sophomore Hayden Zheng went 53.86 to break the state 100 breast record, while senior Peter Larson broke sprint records with a 19.97 50 free and a 43.46 100 free at Minnesota’s Class AA high school state meet. Larson’s Edina Hornets won the state title despite DQing their medley relay in prelims.

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2018 Winter Juniors – West: Day 4 Race Videos

Watch all the races from Day 4 of the 2018 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – West.

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2018 Winter Juniors West: Urlando Posts #5 15-16 200 BK In 1:42.11

16 year-old phenom Gianluca Urlando took the top seed in the 200 backstroke and 200 butterfly Saturday morning in Austin, TX.

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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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2018 U.S. Winter Junior Championships – West: Day 2 Prelims Recap

Luca Urlando hit best times in both of his events today, including a #2 time in 15-16 history in the 200 IM.

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