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2020-2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: Final Edition

The Virginia Cavaliers continue to lead the way into NCAAs, led by five top-ranked relays and a dominant roster from top to bottom.

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2021 W. NCAA Picks: Douglass V. MacNeil Part 2 – The 100 Butterfly

After the pandemic cancelled the 2020 NCAAs, Michigan JR Maggie MacNeil and Virginia SO Kate Douglass will finally take their aims at the 100 fly NCAA title.

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Cal Wins First Pac-12 Title Since 2015, Snaps Stanford’s 4-Year Streak

The Cal Bears have won the 2021 Pac-12 team title, their first Pac-12 title since 2015. Meanwhile, UCLA placed 3rd and Utah 5th, both historic finishes.

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2021 Pac-12 Women’s Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Tonight, Stanford’s 4-year Pac-12 winning streak could be in jeopardy as the Cal Bears trail behind the Cardinals by 16.5 points.

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2021 Women’s PAC-12 Championships: Day 4 Ups/Mids/Downs

Isabel Ivey is leading a 1-2-3-4 Cal charge in the 100 free final, putting Cal in a position to potentially outscore four-time defending champions, Stanford

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2021 Pac-12 Women’s Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

After tonight’s session, the Stanford Cardinals maintain their lead. However, the Cal Bears narrowed the lead to a 16.5-point margin.

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2021 Pac-12 Women’s Fan Guide: This Year Looks Pretty Golden

The Cal Golden Bears look very strong this year, favored to put a stop to the Stanford win streak and compete for the NCAA title in March.

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UCLA Breaks 13-Year Dual Meet Losing Streak to USC, Wins By .04 in Final Relay

Two UCLA freshmen excelled with wins today, as the meet came down to a photo finish in the 400 free relay and Claire Grover anchored UCLA to the win.

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Kaitlyn Dobler Downs Rebecca Soni’s USC Record in UCLA-USC Crosstown Dual

Meanwhile, the Bruins won the majority of swimming events tonight, and the teams are locked in a tie going into tomorrow’s second and final session.

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Cal Women Throw Down 3:12.79 400 FR-R Against UCLA, Now #2 in NCAA

Improving 4 seconds from their fastest relay on Saturday, the Cal women put together a 3:12.79 400 free relay on Sunday to rank 2nd in the NCAA.

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Isa Odgers Wins Two, UCLA Wins Five Events to Close USC Tri-Meet

USC junior Isa Odgers earned two event wins to close out USC’s tri-meet while the UCLA Bruins won five events on Saturday.

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Freshman Kaitlyn Dobler Wins 100 Breast/Free In USC Season Opener

Freshman Kaitlyn Dobler earned a pair of wins in USC’s two-day season opener against UCLA & Arizona, the first time the Trojans hit in the pool since Pac-12s.

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Claire Grover Splits 22.28 Freestyle Leg as UCLA Tops Fresno State

Grover swam 4 relays amid 5 events across two days of racing, which included a big season-opening split in the 200 free relay.

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Returning Conference Points: Stanford Returns 19 of 20 Relay Legs In W Pac-12

The Pac-12 brings in three of the top five recruiting classes nationwide on the women’s side, and a young Stanford team gets even tougher.

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Ranking the 2020 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #13-16

We kick off our expanded rankings of the incoming freshman classes for NCAA swimming & diving with our 13th- through 16th-ranked programs.

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