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115 Swimmers Hit Olympic Trials Cuts at 2023 Speedo Junior Nationals

Flying straight back from the 2023 World Championships, Alex Shackell hit Olympic Trials cuts in the 50 and 100 free – including a new personal best


2023 U.S. Summer Junior Nationals: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Day 2 finals at 2023 U.S. Summer Junior Nationals in Irvine will consist of the 100 free and the 400 IM.


2023 U.S. Summer Junior Nationals: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap

La Mirada Armada’s Kayla Han is the top seed in the 400 IM on Day 2 of the 2023 U.S. Summer Junior National Championships.

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15-Year-Old Santiago Alzate Swims 3:59.68 in the 400 free on Day 3 in Greensboro

Day 3 saw SwimMAC Carolina’s Santiago Alzate break 4:00 for the first time in the 400 free and Louisville’s Paige Hetrick added a third Olympic Trials Cut.

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G. Albiero Leads 3 Other Cardinals to 50 Podium on Day 1 of Speedo Sectionals-Greensboro

Louisville swimmers came out swinging during the first night in Greensboro, but none more so than Jr. Paige Hetrick whose 50 time earned her an OT cut.

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13-Year-Old David Sammons Swims 2:12.03 200 IM At 67th Annual Eastern Invitational

Sammons’ swim in the 200 IM moves him to 10th this season for boys’ 13-14 age group, and 2nd so far among 13-year-old boys.

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Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits In The Girls’ High School Class of 2024

Katie Grimes is the clear-cut top-ranked recruit in the girls’ high school class of 2024 with NCAA-winning times in three events.


Florida Commit Caleb Maldari Wins 200 Back/200 IM Double on Final Night in Charlotte

Also highlighting the final night in Charlotte was Tess Howley who won the women’s 200 back and set a personal best by two seconds.


Tess Howley Swims 2:09.44 200 Fly On Night 3 of Charlotte Open

Howley holds a personal best of 2:08.07 but swam a personal best today. She won the B final at 2022 International Team Trials.

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Olivia Bray Swims 58.22 100 LCM Fly, Her Second-Fastest Ever

Olivia Bray swam her second fastest 100 butterfly ever in Charlotte. She was seventh at 2021 Wave II Trials in the event.


Olympic Trials Qualifier Sofia Plaza Announces Commitment To Florida In Class of 2024

Plaza will be yet another strong medley swimmer to join the Gators in the fall of 2024, with times already fast enough to score at SECs.

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The Top Uncommitted Recruits In The Girls’ High School Class of 2024

The top recruits in the girls’ high school class of 2024, Katie Grimes has yet to commit to a collegiate program.


Daniel Diehl Swims 53.03 100 Fly On Day 2 Of Indy Sectionals

17-year-old Daniel Diehl recorded a best time of 53.03 in the 100m fly, ranking him 32nd all-time for the 17-18 age group.


Eight Records Fall as Myers Park Girls, Providence Boys Claim NCHSAA 4A State Titles

Two of the state records came from senior Wells Walker, who is committed to swim for the NC State Wolfpack after his high school graduation this spring.

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2022 Winter Juniors: Swims You Might Have Missed on Day 2

On a day full of blazing 500 frees from juniors, you may’ve missed Bailey Hartman cut 8 seconds off her best to finish 4th at Winter Juniors-West in 4:33.72.

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