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Michael Taylor Swims Junior World Record 200 Back in Semifinals

Michael Taylor took down the Junior World Record in the 17-18 boys’ 100 back tonight, swimming the event in 1:56.78


2016 U.S Olympic Trials: Day Five Prelims Live Recap

2016 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS Sunday June 26th-Sunday July 3rd, 2016 Century Link Center – Omaha, Nebraska Friday-Sunday – Prelims – 11:00…


2016 U.S. Olympic Trials Previews: Murphy’s Time In Men’s 200 Back

The men will have to battle it out in Omaha to determine who the Americans will send up against a stacked international field that includes Mitch Larkin, Ryosuke Irie, and Evgeny Rylov.


Gkolomeev Goes 21.9, 13 Men Earn New Olympic Trial Cuts At GT Invite

Kristian Gkolomeev threw down a 21.90 LC 50 freestyle a day after NCAAs, ranking him 5th in the world for 2016.


Video Interview: Robert Owen Talks 400 IM, Virginia Tech IM Group

Virginia Tech junior Robert Owen discusses his victory in the 400 IM and the Hokies’ training after Day 3 of the 2016 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.

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2016 ACC Men’s Champs Fan Guide: Wolfpack Won’t Be Stopped

Ryan Held will be NC State’s #1 sprint weapon next season, while he heads into this weekend as the fastest sprint freestyler in the conference not named Simonas Bilis.


Virginia Tech Men, Virginia Women Take Wins on Day 2 of Hokies Tri

Virginia Tech hosted fellow ACC team Virginia along with Towson Unversity for a two day tri-meet at Christiansburg Aquatic Center.

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Virginia Tech Men and Virginia Women Lead After Day One of Tri

The #3 Cavalier women and 9-0 Hokies men lead after day one of tri-meet brawling at Virginia Tech.

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Virginia Tech Hokies Champs Of Pitt, Notre Dame Tri-Meet

Senior Michal Szuba leading the Hokies in the charge against visiting ACC rivals Pitt and Notre Dame at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center November 6th and 7th.

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Virginia Tech Hokies Defeat Richmond, Queens

The Virginia Tech Hokies defeated Queens and Richmond to win their home opener Friday night in Christiansburg, VA.

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Robert Owen, Klaudia Nazieblo Honored At Virginia Tech Athletics Gobblers Awards

BLACKSBURG – The Virginia Tech athletics department celebrated the athletics and academic accomplishments of its student-athletes and coaches Wednesday night…

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2015 Men’s NCAAs ACC Roundup – Huge Day 3 Gives NC State Its Best Finish in 37 Years

Senior Andrew Kosic in his last individual swim for Georgia Tech.


ACC Video Interviews: Virginia Tech’s Robert Owen Earns 400 IM “A” Cut

SwimSwam’s Max Mitchell was at the ACC Championships in Atlanta over the weekend and had the opportunity to catch up…

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Robert Owen Cracks World’s Top 10, Brandon Fiala Earns First Olympic Trials Cuts at GT Qualifier

Virginia Tech’s Robert Owen (pictured above) is the 3rd-fastest American in the 200 meter backstroke in 2015.


Race Video: Tyler Clary Shows His Strength in the Men’s 400 m IM

 Tyler Clary says he has never been sharper and he is right: he crushed the entire race, more importantly, his second…

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