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2018 U.S. Nationals Previews: All Eyes on Grothe in 400 Free

Grothe, the fastest man in the nation this year and the only American to break 3:50 in-season, looks poised for a big swim after shattering the American Records in the 500 free and 1650 free at Winter Nationals this season.

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2018 U.S. Nationals Preview: Zane Train Still Rolling In The 800 Free

Zane Grothe has the hot hand in the men’s 800 free heading into U.S. Nationals. Will anybody challenge him?

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Practice + Pancakes: Stanford Men Get Up to Speed During Finals Week

After getting pancakes in Berkeley with the Cal men, we couldn’t resist heading down to Palo Alto and seeing what the Stanford men were up to.

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Li Bingjie, Blake Pieroni Shine On Night 3 Of Fran Crippen SMOC

Blake Pieroni had an impressive swim in the 200 free at the Fran Crippen Memorial SMOC.

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Katie McLaughlin Lowers 100 Free Best Time At Fran Crippen SMOC

Katie McLaughlin posted a new personal best in the 100 freestyle in Mission Viejo.

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True Sweetser: “I like to swim far… maybe too far” (Video)

Vargas and Sweetser both made a big push at the end, ultimately taking 2nd and 3rd in times of 15:19.34 and 15:19.86 respectively.

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Neidigh, Grothe Pick Up Mile Victories On Day 1 Of PSS – Santa Clara

Ashley Neidigh won the women’s 1500 on Day 1 of the Santa Clara Pro Series in a new best time.

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Practice + Pancakes: Ledecky, Manuel, Neal, Sweetser AM Workout (Video)

Remember that world record that Katie Ledecky set last week in Indy? Well a week before that, SwimSwam was in Palo Alto for practice with Stanford

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Wilimovsky, Twichell Headline U.S. Open Water Nationals

Jordan Wilimovsky will defend his 10K title this weekend at the U.S. Open Water Nationals in Tempe.

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Pac-12 Men’s All-Academic Team Named

Following are the 2018 Pac-12 Conference Men’s Swimming & Diving All-Academic teams, announced today by Commissioner Larry Scott.

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2018 Men’s NCAA Championships: 1650 Free Heats Live Recap

True Sweetser is the fastest of all milers racing this afternoon prior to the fastest heat at finals.

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2018 Men’s Pac-12 Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

Cal’s Andrew Seliskar, who won the 200 fly last season, is changing things up this time around as he’ll battle for a title in the 200 breast.

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2018 Men’s Pac-12 Fan Guide: Cal a Threat to Stanford 3-Peat

After repeating as champions last season, the Stanford Cardinal is in the hunt for a threepeat, but the Cal Bears won’t make it easy. 

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USC Men To Host California, Stanford

The No. 10 USC men’s swimming and diving team — unbeaten so far this season – gets its toughest challenge yet as it hosts No. 1 California on Friday (Feb. 2) at 2 p.m. and No. 4 Stanford on Saturday (Feb. 3) at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.

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Hu Drops 200 Back Pool Record as Cardinal Tops ASU

Senior Janet Hu turned in a new Pool Record to help Stanford to victory over Pac-12 foe Arizona State.

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