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NAG Record Holder Audrey Yu Commits to Northwestern

Sprint specialist Audrey Yu announced her commitment to Northwestern as part of their class of ’26 on Thursday. She holds 3 relay National Age Group Records.

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Sanberk Oktar Lowers Turkish 200 IM Record, 15th Turkish Record To Fall In 2021

Swimming at the 2021 National Team Selection Meet, Oktar shaved 0.01 seconds off the former Turkish 200 IM national record.

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Mert Ali Satir Breaks 12-Year-Old Turkish 100 Backstroke Record With A 54.92

Ali Satir became the fastest Turkish man ever in the 100 back and took the record from Derya Büyükuncu who held it at a 55.05 from back in 2008.

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C-USA Champ and NCAA Qualifier Jasmine Nocentini Transferring to Northwestern

Nocentini swept the sprint free events at the 2020 Conference USA Championships, and she won the 100 and 200 free at the meet in 2021.

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2021 Big Ten Women: Northwestern & Indiana Set To Duke It Out For 3rd Place

On paper with scored prelims and 1650 FR seeds, Northwestern could jump Indiana for 3rd by 15 points. However, the Hoosiers have the top 3 seeds in the 2BR.

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2021 Big Ten Women’s Championships: Day Five Prelims Live Recap

Michigan’s Maggie MacNeil will swim the 100 free, along with on-fire Northwestern senior Maddie Smith. Phoebe Bacon will swim the 200 back as well.

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After Finishing 27th Last Year, NU’s Maddie Smith Qualifies 2nd in 50FR Prelims

The swim was massive for both Smith and the Northwestern program, as it was a personal best and a Northwestern team record.

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

We’re kicking off the NCAA conference swimming season with our updated Power Ranks – including one big question we’d like to see answered for each team.

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Sophie Angus Splits 57.8 Breast, Bacon Drops 51.7/1:51 BK Double in Madison

Big swims were everywhere, as the Northwestern Wildcats picked up impressive wins against Wisconsin and Illinois in Madison. 

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Returning Conference Points: Ohio State Women Return 22 Scorers In Big Ten

Ohio State won its first women’s Big Ten swimming & diving title in two decades last year, and a deep group of returners make them the favorites to repeat.

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Ranking the 2020 Women’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

We go Big Ten heavy in our next set of NCAA swimming & diving recruiting class ranks, but we also run across #8 overall recruit Abby Arens.

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Siladi Hits 59.9, Allikvee Sets Estonian 100 Breast Record On Day 1 In Budapest

Caba Siladi of Serbia rocketed to a time of 59.96 to win the men’s 100 breaststroke on day one of the Budapest Open.

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Northwestern Picks Up Turkish Record-Holder Selen Ozbilen for 2020

Ozbilen helped set Turkish national records in the 4×200 free relay in 2017 (with a team-best 2:02.36 split) as well as the 4×100 free relay in 2018.

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Sudem Denizli Downs 200BK NAG On Day 2 Of Turkish Nationals

14-year-old Sudem Denizli obliterated the Turkish Age Group record with her national-title earning time of 2:13.53.

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Euro Jrs Day 2: Kolesnikov Settles For Tie, Kesely Continues Streak

Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov and Hungary’s Ajna Kesely made their marks on night 2 of the European Junior Championships.

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