• South Dakota State Jackrabbit Women Defeat Omaha Mavericks 162-138

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    South Dakota State v. Nebraska-Omaha (W)Friday, November 8, 2019
    Brookings, South Dakota
    RESULTSCourtesy: South Dakota State Athletics
    The South Dakota State women’s swimming and diving team defeated Omaha 162-138 Friday night at the Marshall Center Pool.
    The win came with a new pool record from Ashley Theobald in the 400 IM while the Jacks won nine of the 16 events and had 25 top-three finishers.
    SprintThe Jackrabbits finished first and second in the 50 F
  • Stanford’s Ben Hallock Repeats as MPSF Player of the Year

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    Courtesy: Mountain Pacific Sports Federation
    2019 All-MPSF Men’s Water Polo Selections
    2019 MPSF Player of the YearBEN HALLOCK · #6 · R-JUNIOR · CENTER · STANFORDStanford redshirt junior Ben Hallock (Studio City, CA/Harvard-Westlake HS) leads the MPSF with 62 goals (3.44 GPG) through the regular season, including a high of 14 over the three conference games. He was named MPSF Player of the Week a conference-high three times this year. Hal
  • Pacific’s Pavillard, Cote Tabbed as GCC WP Player, Newcomer of the Year

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    Courtesy: Golden Coast Conference
    ALISO VIEJO, Calif. — The Golden Coast Conference presents the 2019 Postseason Honors and for the third consecutive season the University of the Pacific’s Luke Pavillard is the GCC Player of the Year honors. Earning GCC Newcomer of the Year for 2019 is Pavillard’s teammate, Jeremie Cote.
    Pavillard has been instrumental in leading the Tigers to three straight GCC regular season titles, pushing them to the N
  • #19 Recruit in Class of 2021 Luke Hobson Verbally Commits to Texas

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    Fitter and Faster Swim Clinics is the proud sponsor of SwimSwam’s College Recruiting Channel and all commitment news. For many, swimming in college is a lifelong dream that is pursued with dedication and determination. Fitter and Faster is proud to honor these athletes and those who supported them on their journey.
    Luke Hobson, the 19th-ranked men’s swimming recruit in the high school class of 2021, has verbally committed to the University of Texas. Hobson
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  • Hopkin 21.19 in 50 Free as Sprinters Dazzle on Night 2 of Mizzou Invite

    By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam
    2019 MIZZOU INVITATIONALWednesday-Friday, November 20th-22nd
    Mizzou Aquatic Center, Columbia, MO
    Short Course Yards
    Live ResultsThe swimmers were on fire tonight in Columbia, with several school records going down from multiple programs, new #1 times in the country, and best times abound.
    It was Anna Hopkin of Arkansas, though, who yet again out-shone the rest. She’s making her NCAA title run all the more appealing with big swims this fall, and tonight, she
  • Recco’s 33-Game Home Winning Streak Comes To An End

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    Title-holder Ferencvaros halted Recco’s 33-game home winning streak but couldn’t convert its late two-goal lead into a victory as Recco managed to save the big game to a draw. OSC, Mladost and Marseille all added three points as expected, in high scoring matches.
    Group B
    Pro Recco (ITA) v FTC-Telekom Budapest (HUN) 13-13, CN Terrassa (ESP) v A Híd-OSC Budapest (HUN) 10-15, CN Marseille (FRA) v Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO) 17-7, HAVK Mladost Zagreb (CRO) v Waspo
  • Psych Sheets for 2019 Tennessee Invitational Released

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    2019 Tennessee InvitationalNovember 21st-24th, 2019
    Alan Jones Aquatic Center, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
    SCY, Prelims/Finals
    Meet Details
    Psych SheetsPsych sheets are out for one of this weekend’s big collegiate swimming & diving invitationals, the Tennessee Invitational, where among the participating teams will be top-20 programs Indiana, Georgia, Virginia, and Tennessee. They’ll be joined by top-20 Division II program Carson-Newma
  • Anna Hopkin Drops 20.89 Relay Split at Mizzou Invitational

    By Karl Ortegon on SwimSwam
    2019 MIZZOU INVITATIONALWednesday-Friday, November 20th-22nd
    Mizzou Aquatic Center, Columbia, MO
    Short Course Yards
    Live ResultsAs the first yards finals session kicked off tonight in Columbia, all eyes were on the 200 free relay, the first event of the night’s slate.
    Anna Hopkin, who last night at the long course session clocked a 53.94 in the 100 meter free, swam the second leg of Arkansas’ 200 free relay. There, she erupted for a 20.89 split, which is a
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  • 'I'm a builder': Sun Yang drug tester an unqualified ring-in, swimming appeal told

    China claims official was really a construction workerChampion swimmer’s doping case being heard by Cas
    One of Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang’s drug testers was a construction worker with no anti-doping training or experience, according to fresh claims.The controversial Chinese star has been appearing before a Court of Arbitration for Sport hearing in Geneva after the World Anti-Doping Agency appealed a Fina decision not to sanction him for his part in smashing a vial of blood du
  • Still No Seto for Energy Standard at European Derby Meet

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    2019 INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING LEAGUE – EUROPEAN DERBYSaturday, November 23 – Sunday, November 24, 2019
    5:00-7:00 PM Local Time (12:00 noon – 2:00 PM, U.S. Eastern Time)
    London Aquatics Centre – London, England
    Short Course Meters (SCM) format
    European franchises: Aqua Centurions, Energy Standard, Iron, London Roar
    Viewers GuideEnergy Standard Club, who sit atop the regular season European standings headed into the International Swimming League (I
  • Chalmers and Belmonte Out, Scott and O’Connor In for London Roar at Euro Derby

    By Braden Keith on SwimSwam
    2019 INTERNATIONAL SWIMMING LEAGUE – EUROPEAN DERBYSaturday, November 23 – Sunday, November 24, 2019
    5:00-7:00 PM Local Time (12:00 noon – 2:00 PM, U.S. Eastern Time)
    London Aquatics Centre – London, England
    Short Course Meters (SCM) format
    European franchises: Aqua Centurions, Energy Standard, Iron, London Roar
    Viewers GuideThe London Roar will be a little short-handed at the European Derby stop of the International Swimming League (ISL) this
  • Orinda Aquatics’ Ryan Lenahan Commits to D1 Boston College

    By Bailey Duran on SwimSwam
    Fitter and Faster Swim Clinics is the proud sponsor of SwimSwam’s College Recruiting Channel and all commitment news. For many, swimming in college is a lifelong dream that is pursued with dedication and determination. Fitter and Faster is proud to honor these athletes and those who supported them on their journey.
    Ryan Lenahan, a current high school senior from Moraga, CA, has committed to swim for D1 Boston College. Lenahan will graduate from Campolindo High S
  • Water Polo Week 12 Poll Sees Minor Shifts Behind #1 Stanford, USC

    By Wendy Mayer on SwimSwam
    Heading into conference tournament week, Stanford and USC continue to share the #1 spot in the collegiate water polo poll for the second straight week.
    The Trojans are the #1 seed in this weekend’s MPSF Tournament after posting a 3-0 record in league action, including a 14-13 win over #7 Cal on Saturday.
    The Cardinal went 2-1 in MPSF play, earning the #2 seed in league tournament after falling to USC 9-8 on November 2.
    UCLA (16-3, 1-2 MPSF), the MPSF’s #3 s
  • Volunteers Set To Host Tennessee Invitational

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee swimming and diving team is back in action this weekend with the three-day Tennessee Invitational at the Allan Jones Aquatic Center.
    The championship-style meet runs Thursday through Saturday with prelims beginning at 10 a.m. and finals at 6 p.m. Diving prelims begin at 1 p.m. on Thursday and Friday with the 1-meter finals immediately following the conclusion of prelims. The 3-meter diving finals will be contested during the swi
  • Five Jailed Over Illegal Steroid Distribution Ring In Europe

    By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam
    Five men in the United Kingdom were convicted last week of running a £65 million (~$84 million U.S. Dollar) steroid distribution operation in Europe.
    Per BBC News, Danish national Jacob Sporon-Fiedler was running a pharmaceutical company supplying steroids to Europeans. BBC reports that Sporon-Fiedler’s ring imported four tons of steroids to Europe each month, selling them to bodybuilders, gym users and perhaps even professional athletes, accor
  • 2019 Illinois Girls State: New Trier Leads State Psyches After Sectionals Bout

    By Nick Pecoraro on SwimSwam
    2019 IHSA Girls State SeriesIHSA Home Site
    Sectionals: Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019
    State Meet: Nov. 22-23, 2019
    State Series InfoThe Illinois High School Girls State Series is officially underway with the completion of the sectional meets. This weekend will be the IHSA State Championships, which will take place at New Trier, where the Neuqua Valley girls will contend to defend the 2018 title, their first-ever state title.View full sectionals results hereSectionals Team C
  • Rutgers Earns Big Ten Swimming & Diving Weekly Honors

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    Swimmer of the Week
    Terka Grusova, Rutgers
    So. – Jablonec Nad Nisou, Czech Republic– Gymnazium U Balvanu – UnclearedCollected four podium finishes against Princeton last weekend
    Tallied two individual first-place finishes in 100-yard backstroke (53:95) and the 200-yard backstroke (1:58.54)
    Contributed to RU’s first-place result in the 400 medley relay in 3:42.95
    Garners her first career Swimmer of the Week
    Last Rutgers Swimmer of the Week:&nbs
  • 2020 Gator Swim Camps – Sign Up Today

    By Coleman Hodges on SwimSwam
    The University of Florida GATOR SWIM CAMPS are developmental camps designed to teach swimmers proper technique and provide quality training to swimmers of ALL abilities between 8 and 18 years old. The camps emphasizes technical skills, training habits, and mental preparation as well as the importance of health and fitness in a structured, fun, and enthusiastic Gator environment. Campers will interact with Olympic Gold Medalists, World and NCAA Champions, as well as
  • Anna Hopkin Blasts 21.48 50 FR, Danny Kovac 45.90 100 Fly at Mizzou Invite

    By Spencer Penland on SwimSwam
    2019 MIZZOU INVITATIONALWednesday-Friday, November 20th-22nd
    Mizzou Aquatic Center, Columbia, MO
    Short Course Yards
    Live Results LinkTEAMS COMPETINGMizzou
    Arkansas (women’s only)
    BYU
    San Diego State (women’s only)
    Drury
    Wyoming
    Oklahoma Baptist
    Truman State
    Nebraska (women’s only)
    Boise State (women’s only)The first day of yards competition at Mizzou kicked off this morning, featuring the 100 fly, 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free in this mornin
  • Anna Hopkin Blasts 21.48 50 FR, Danny Kovac 45.81 100 Fly at Mizzou Invite

    By Spencer Penland on SwimSwam
    2019 MIZZOU INVITATIONALWednesday-Friday, November 20th-22nd
    Mizzou Aquatic Center, Columbia, MO
    Short Course Yards
    Live Results LinkTEAMS COMPETINGMizzou
    Arkansas (women’s only)
    BYU
    San Diego State (women’s only)
    Drury
    Wyoming
    Oklahoma Baptist
    Truman State
    Nebraska (women’s only)
    Boise State (women’s only)The first day of yards competition at Mizzou kicked off this morning, featuring the 100 fly, 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free in this mornin
  • Duke Set for NC State/GAC Invitational

    By SwimSwam on SwimSwam
    DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke swimming and diving program is set to compete in the highly-touted NC State/GAC Invitational hosted by the Greensboro Aquatics Center in Greensboro, N.C. The five-team meet will run from Thursday-Saturday with preliminaries being in the morning at 9:30 a.m. and finals in the evening at 5 p.m.
    “Everyone is really excited about heading to Greensboro,” Duke head swimming and diving coach Dan Colella said. “We are look
  • How To Get SwimSwam Magazine’s 2019 Year in Review With The Regan Smith Cover

    By Gold Medal Mel Stewart on SwimSwam
    The 2019 Year In Review SwimSwam Magazine is ready to ship today, a perfect gift for your swimmer, swammer or swimming coach.
    2019 Year In Review Issue
    The 2019 Year In Review issue is a must-have for all of your swim-fan needs. This issue comes in at nearly one pound. It is 172 pages (and all issues over 2020 will be 172 pages or higher).
    Regan Smith is our cover. After her stunning 100 and 200 back world records at the 2019 World Championships we memo
  • Italy Announces Roster For 2019 European Short Course Championship

    By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam
    The Italian Swimming Federation (FIN) announced today that 41 swimmers have been selected to represent Italy at the 2019 European Short Course Championships.
    The competition will be held In Glasgow, Scotland, from December 4th to 8th.
    The Technical Director of the National Team, Cesare Butini, said in a FIN press release:
    “The invitations to the next short European Championships are in line with the quality of our development. The team is, as always, of a remark
  • Atherton, Chalmers, C1 Lead Swimming Australia Award Nominations

    By Retta Race on SwimSwam
    The 2019 Swimming Australia awards are set to be handed out on Sunday, November 24th in Sydney and we now know who is in the running for the annual prestigious honors.
    Newly-minted short course 100 backstroke World Record holder Minna Atherton has been nominated as the Short Course Program Swimmer of the Year. St. Peters Western World Champion Ariarne Titmus and Thomas Fraser-Holmes of Griffith University join her on the 3-person shortlist for the award.
  • FINIS Set of the Week: Breaststroke Enrdurance Work

    By SwimSwam Partner Content on SwimSwamSet of the Week is courtesy of FINIS, a SwimSwam partner.
    This week’s set of the week comes from Matt Whittle, former member of the Cal men’s swim team.
    Feel free to add Positive Drive Fins and/or Iso Paddles and get ready to ride the pain train.6x(3×75) Breaststroke. Rest 3:00 in between rounds
    For more tips and inspiration, visit the FINIS Community page today!
    About FINIS, Inc.
    John Mix and Olympic Gold Medal swimmer Pablo Mor
  • Nazionale Italiana Per I Campionati Europei In Corta Glasgow 2019

    By Giusy Cisale on SwimSwam
    CAMPIONATI EUROPEI VASCA CORTA 2019Glasgow (GBR) 4/8 Dicembre 2019
    Vasca 25 metri
    Sito web manifestazione
    Programma gareLa Nazionale Italiana che parteciperà ai Campionati Europei in Vasca Corta 2019, in programma al Tollcross International Swimming Centre di Glasgow (Scozia) dal 4 all’8 Dicembre, è stata diramata oggi, attraverso il sito web della Federazione Italiana Nuoto, 
    41 atleti convocati.
    Il Direttore Tecnico della Nazionale,&nbs
  • Could The Cali Condors Have Beaten The LA Current?

    By Barry Revzin on SwimSwam
    The ISL competition in College Park, MD this past weekend featured two incredibly close contents: a battle for 1st place between the LA Current and the Cali Condors, and a battle for 3rd place between the DC Trident and the NY Breakers. Ultimately, LA and DC prevailed, but it came down to the very last event, in both cases, and proved a thrilling finale.
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    We here at SwimSwam predicted that Cali would w
  • High-Level International Meets for December 2019

    By Retta Race on SwimSwam
    The last month of 2019 brings big-time competitions, as we officially enter Tokyo 2020 crunch time. With the Olympic Games now less than 250 days away, we’ll be looking at the milestone competitions taking place this month, including the Southeast Asian Games, the European Short Course Championships, the U.S. Open, the International Swimming League (ISL) Finals and more.
    Mark your schedules for the various meets being held around the world this month and let 
  • 2019 Wisconsin HS Girls Div 2 State: Record Setting Edgewood Take 5th Straight

    By Andrew Mering on SwimSwam
    2019 WIAA Girls Division 2 State MeetFriday, Nov. 15, 2019
    Madison, WI
    UW Natatorium
    Tournament Series Info
    ResultsThe Wisconsin girls Division 2 (small schools) state championships were last Friday. Edgewood set the all time Division 2 mark with their 5th straight title. They are now tied with 2002-2006 Arrowhead for the longest title streak in state history in any division. Edgewood put up the second lowest point total of their winning streak, but were still not ch
  • Ohio State Wins Every Event in Sweep of DIII Denison; Craig Clocks 19.89 50 FR

    By Spencer Penland on SwimSwam
    OHIO STATE vs DENISONFriday, November 15th
    McCorckle Aquatic Pavilion, Columbus, OH
    Short Course Yards
    ResultsTEAM SCORES
    WOMENOhio State – 214.5
    Denison – 78MENOhio State – 215
    Denison – 80.5Ohio State continued its in-state competition schedule, downing DIII powerhouse Denison a week after rolling past Akron and Kenyon. The Buckeyes won every event on Friday night, racking up a large number of multiple event winners. One such swimmer was O

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