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YNats Champ Liz Boyer Verbally Commits to Harvard

Cheshire, Connecticut’s Liz Boyer has made a verbal commitment to the application process at Harvard University.

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180 Athletes from the Class of 2018 Are Now Committed to Swim in College

Reece Whitley, the #1 recruit in the class of 2018, verbally committed to Cal on June 17, 2017.

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2017 US Junior Nationals: Day 2 Scratches – 200 Back Musical Chairs

There was quite a bit of jockeying for position in finals on Day 2 of 2017 Speedo Junior National Championships.

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Eva Merrell Scratches 2, Maggie Aroesty 1, on Day 2 of Summer Juniors

Aquazot Swim Club’s Eva Merrell appears not to be swimming at Juniors. She was a DFS on Day 1 and has scratched two events on Day 2.

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Samantha Shelton Sends Game-Changing Verbal to Harvard for 2018

Her 1:44.95 200 free best time would’ve won the 2017 Ivy League title by half a second, and it would’ve also earned her a spot in the B final of the 200 free at NCAAs.

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Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits in the Girls High School Class of 2018

It’s that time of year again where we at SwimSwam rank out the top 20 high school swimming prospects in the upcoming NCAA recruiting class. It’s a butterfly-heavy class, and so fittingly, California flyer Eva Merrell is at the top of the list.

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Nate Biondi MIA in 50 Free at CIF State Meet

Biondi, who gave his verbal commitment to swim for California next fall, was the top seed for the 50 free at the state meet.

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Photo Vault: 2017 CIF-SS Division 1 Championships

CIF-SS Division I Championships in Riverside, California.

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Santa Margarita Girls Shatter Nat’l Ind. HS Record in 400 Free Relay

The girls of Santa Margarita High School blew out the field at the CIF Southern Section Division 1 Championship meet, taking down a national high school record that featured four future Division I standouts.

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2017 CIF Southern Section Division 1 Finals: LIVE Recap

Keep an eye on Sean Lee out of Loyola, who rattled the meet record in the 200 IM. The senior will look to lead the defending champs with top seeds in the IM and 100 fly. Santa Margarita’s Samantha Shelton held pace on the girls side, holding top seeds in the 200 free and 100 back.

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Lee Closes in on 200 IM Record in CIF Southern Section D1 Prelims

Loyola senior Sean Lee closed in on the D1 Meet Record in the 200 IM, throwing down a 1:45.90 to lead prelims.

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2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-West: Day 3 Race Videos

Watch Regan Smith’s record-breaking performances, along with all the other championship finals, from Day Three of 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-West in College Station, Texas.

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2016 U.S. Winter Jr Champs (West): Regan Smith Drops 51.7 100 Back in Day 3 Prelims

After busting out a new NAG Record in the 100 fly, 14-year-old Regan Smith wasn’t done just yet. She turned around to race in the 100 back at the end of the session, tearing through the water on her way to a 51.70 to take another top seed for finals

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Andrei Minakov Destroys Andrew’s 13-14 100 Fly NAG with 54.04

Andrei Minakov took down Michael Andrew’s 100 fly NAG by over half a second today at Stanford Futures Championships.

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2016 CIF-SS Division I Finals: Santa Margarita Girls Three-Peat

Santa Margarita girls won their third consecutive CIF-Southern Section girls’ title.

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