Erik Persson is one of five swimmers to have been pre-approved onto the Swedish roster for SC Worlds this December.
Mallory Comerford of the ACC will swim the women’s 100 freestyle on the opening day of the ACC/Big Ten College Challenge in West Lafayette.
Most, but not all, of Louisville’s twelve nation-leading times were done at the SMU Classic.
Riley Scott won three events in USC’s sweep at home over ASU.
The USC men’s women’s swimming and diving teams return to dual meet action this weekend, hosting Pac-12 rivals Arizona State on Friday and Arizona on Saturday.
La campeona olímpica Sarah Sjöström ha decidido no participar en los Campeonatos del mundo en piscina corta 2018 que tendrán lugar en Hangzhou (China) en diciembre. Pero sí participará en el último cluster de la Copa del mundo y en el Energy for Swim.
Team Elite’s Yan Zibei posted a pair of extremely quick breaststroke times today. Zibei won the 100 breast in the 1st session with a 51.45, outpacing runner-up Carsten Vissering (USC) by .37 seconds. Zibei was even faster in the 200 in the 2nd session, posting a 1:51.87 to claim victory by nearly 7 seconds.
USC has shown off what may be this season’s powerhouse 500 free squad, which happens to also be made up entirely of freshmen.
The USC swimming team opens the regular season with the Trojan Invite with a Friday session at 2 p.m. as well as Saturday sessions at 8:30 and 11: 30 a.m. at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
USC hosted their annual cardinal and gold intrasquad on Friday, September 7, and SwimSwam was there to keep you up to date on the action
Alexei Sancov will be relied upon heavily during his freshman campaign with the USC Trojans.
Cal’s class is very small, but it does feature the #1 swimmer in the class: one Reece Whitley.
Sweden has ‘pre-nominated’ five athletes including world record-holder Sarah Sjostrom to the 2018 Short Course World Championships, the Swedish swimming federation announced this week.
Great Britain broke the European Championship Record in the men’s 4×200 free relay.
Day 1 finals from the European Championships will be action packed.