UVA women pick up their 7th verbal commitment to the class of 2026 from Greenville, North Carolina’s Madeline Smith.
Novelline is the #2 50 freestyler in the class of 2022, behind only the uncommitted Claire Curzan.
59.7/2:10 breaststroker Emma Weber has given the UVA women’s swimming and diving team their 5th 2022 verbal commitment; 3 of those are top-20 recruits.
Piedmont Family YMCA’s Izzy Bradley has announced her verbal commitment to the neighboring Cavaliers for 2022-23 and beyond.
With Zoe Skirboll’s verbal commitment, UVA has snagged 2 high-level recruits from the high school class of 2022 in as many days.
While Skirboll, above, didn’t swim any lifetime bests on Saturday, several of her Raxer X teammates did at the team’s intrasquad Zombie Time Trial.
Allegheny Mountain Junior Olympics medalist Naomee Miller has announced her decision to swim at Marshall University beginning in the 2020-2021 season.
It’s our annual prospect ranks for the current sophomores, led by two swimmers from the same club. Need an IMer? You’re in luck, because this class is loaded.
After swimming the 400 free preliminaries on Thursday morning, US National Teamer Luca Urlando left an empty lane in the heats of the 200 IM.
Zoe Skirboll swam the ninth-fastest 50 free in history for 13-14 girls on Saturday (her birthday) at 2019 Speedo Junior Nationals.
The final session of the meet will feature the 200 IM, 50 free, women’s 1500, men’s 800, and the 4×100 medley relays.
This morning’s session will feature preliminary heats of the women’s and men’s 200 butterfly and women’s and men’s 100 breaststroke.
The swim took roughly 4 seconds off her previous mark, and qualified her for the Olympic Trials next Summer.
Martin came into the meet with a personal best of 54.23 (also set this Summer), then dropped a 54.04 in prelims, and 54.06 to win in finals.
Skirboll won the first event of the meet, the women’s 200 IM, clocking a 2:19.15 to break 2:20 for the first time in her career.