Thomas Watkins

2019-2020 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Power Rankings: November Edition

Our #1-ranking votes are no longer unanimous after a fast fall season for several top programs. The uncertainty after the top two also continues.

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College Swimming Previews: With Craig, #8 Ohio State Men Have Massive Ceiling

Paul DeLakis and Ohio State moved into the top 10, but could be a legit top 5 program – if they can figure out a way to repeat their Big Ten times at NCAAs.

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Ranking the 2019 Men’s NCAA Recruiting Classes: #9-12

Liam Bell is the best 100 breaststroker in this recruiting class, and he highlights one of the top 10 classes nationwide.

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Swimming New Zealand Announces 10 Swimmer Team to World University Games

Swimming New Zealand has announced a 10-strong team to travel to Italy in July for the 2019 World University Games including sprinter Daniel Hunter (pictured).

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20 Under 20: The New Zealand Males Under 20yrs You Need to Be Watching

These are 10 of the best male swimmers under the age of 20, who are looking most likely to break out and make an impact on a world stage in the near future including Commonwealth Games medallist Lewis Clareburt (pictured).

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Crawford Picks Up 4th Record on Day 4 of New Zealand Age Champs

16-year-old Brearna Crawford picked up her 4th national record in 4 days while Erika Fairweather (pictured) also impressed at the New Zealand Age Group Championships overnight.

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3 National Records Fall on Opening Day of New Zealand Age Champs

Erika Fairweather (pictured) blasted her way to a record-setting time of 55.60 in the 15-year-old Women’s 100m freestyle.

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NZ National Age Group Record-holder Thomas Watkins Commits to Buckeyes

New Zealand baskstroker/IMer Thomas Watkins has opted to swim for The Ohio State University next fall.

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Ashby Adds Two More Golds, Watkins Breaks Age Group Record In Auckland

Bradlee Ashby continued his dominance at the New Zealand Short Course Championships with two more individual wins on the penultimate day.

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New Zealand Names 18 for Jr. Pan Pacs, 4 for Youth Olympics

New Zealand has nominated a much bigger roster to Jr. Pan Pacs than they did to the senior edition.

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Swimming New Zealand Announces Finalists for 2018 Awards

Swimming New Zealand has today announced the finalists for eleven categories at the 2018 Swimming New Zealand Awards, to honor and celebrate achievements by New Zealand swimmers, officials, volunteers and coaches in 2017-2018.

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Collins Breaks Age-Group Butterfly Record on Day 4 of NZ Championships

Pierce Collins broke a thirteen-year-old national age-group record in the 100m butterfly final, on day 4 of the 2018 Aon New Zealand National Age Group Championships.

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