Sierra Schmidt

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2018 U.S. Nationals Day 4 Finals Preview: It’s Anyone’s Game in the Men’s 400 Free

Defending national champion Zane Grothe leads 5 qualifiers with sub-3:50s in the final of the men’s 400 free.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.

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2018 U.S. Nationals: Day 4 Prelims Preview

Ryan Murphy will go for the backstroke sweep on day 4 of the 2018 Phillips 66 Nationals Championships.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Open Water Upset For 2nd in Women’s 1500?

Leah Smith is the presumed runner-up in the women’s 1500, but with a handful of talented open water swimmers taking to the pool in Irvine, her position is in danger.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Real Race is for Third Place In W 800

Cierra Runge and Ashley Twichell are among those that will vie for a podium spot.

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Kalisz Drops 100 Breast, Smith Scratches 200 Fly Final In Columbus

Chase Kalisz has dropped the 100 breast for the final night of the Columbus Pro Series.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Drabot, Meitz Looking to Surge in 400 FR

Katie Drabot is leading the chase pack behind the leaders of the industry, Katie Ledecky and Leah Smith.

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Schmidt, Auboeck Close Eric Namesnik Memorial Open With Distance Wins

Sierra Schmidt posted an impressive 8:36.48 800 free on the final day of the Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.

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Auboeck, Montague Among Winners At Eric Namesnik Memorial Open Day 2

Felix Auboeck won the men’s 400 free on day 2 of the 2018 Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.

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Miranda Tucker Doubles Up On Night 1 Of Eric Namesnik Memorial Open

Miranda Tucker had a pair of victories on day 1 of the Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.

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2018 Eric Namesnik Memorial Open Psych Sheets Released

2016 Austrian Olympian Felix Auboeck will be among the swimmers to attend the meet.

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2018 Indianapolis Pro Swim Series: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

Nathan Adrian will swim his signature 100 freestyle on day 2 of the Indianapolis Pro Series.

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2018 W. NCAAs: 1650 Update

Michigan senior G Ryan took first out of the first four heats of the 1650, going 15:50.95 in the final race of their collegiate career.

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2018 W. NCAAs: Day 2 Photo Vault

SwimSwam’s Tim Binning was on-deck to catch all the day two action at the 2018 NCAA D1 Women’s Championships.

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2018 W. NCAA Picks: Ledecky vs. the 15:00 Barrier in the 1650

Katie Ledecky became the first woman to break 9:00 in the 1000 last year, and she’s poised to make history yet again in the 1650.

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