California Aquatics brought 23 men to the U.S. National Championships. And coach Dave Durden helped 18 of them earn finals swims and 13 Cal swimmers make some sort of major international travel team for Team USA.
Ryan Lochte is the X-factor heading into U.S. Nationals in the men’s 400 IM.
Chase Kalisz will take on the 200 fly/200 IM double on day 3 of the TYR Pro Swim Series in Santa Clara.
Katie McLaughlin won a pair of events on the final night of the 2018 Speedo Grand Challenge.
Ryan Murphy lowered his own meet record in the men’s 200 back on day 2 of the Speedo Grand Challenge.
Katinka Hosszu moved to 8th in the world with her 2:10.87 in the women’s 200 IM at the Speedo Grand Challenge.
Katinka Hosszu swam her first races of 2018 this morning in Irvine, California.
Austin Katz became the first high school Class of 2017 grad to win an individual NCAA title, and more than half of our top-20-ranked recruits scored significant points at the 2018 NCAA Championships as freshmen.
Louisville freshman Nicolas Albiero set a new NAG in the prelims of the 200 fly at this morning’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.
Joseph Schooling will be looking to recapture the 200 fly NCAA title crown in his senior year.
Yesterday, I scored out the D1 men’s pre selection psych sheet. This exercise gives us some idea of how teams…
Day 3 of the meet will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back. Cameron Craig will look to defend his 200 free title and meet record.
The team battle between Cal and Stanford is heating up, with each having 10 A finalists.
Incoming freshman Ryan Hoffer is a huge addition for the Bears and will play a big role on the relays in addition to being a key player individually. He’s already fast enough to have scored big in both sprints at 2017 NCAAs.
Ryan Hoffer is the most valuable NCAA prospect since Caeleb Dressel, and he’s not alone in a powerhouse #1 class for 2017.