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.
Bacon is now the third-best performer in U.S. 13-14 history, behind only Regan Smith and Missy Franklin.
Michael Andrew has scratched the men’s 100 fly on day 3 at World Trials, opting to focus on the 50 breast and back.
A few more images from Division 2 at 2017 CIF-SS.
Crean Lutheran girls crushed the D2 meet record in winning the 200 medley relay.
SwimSwam caught up with Crean Lutheran junior Eva Merrell, who was part of four CIF-Southern Section D2 records in her first outing as a Saint.
Merrell and Garcia were huge in helping Crean Lutheran take the girls’ D2 title.