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UC Santa Barbara Receives Two Verbals From Sprint Freestylers Amelia Hammer, Grace Lockwood
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Sept. 7, 2020— The University of California, Santa Barbara has received a pair of verbal commitments for the fall of 2021 from Redmond, Wash. native Amelia Hammer and Grace Lockwood of San Diego, Calif. Both talented swimmers will join Grace Endaya and Michelle Tekawy as members of the Gauchos’ class of 2025. Photo Courtesy: Amelia Hammer Regarding her commitment, she said: “I’m super excited to announce my verbal commitment to swim and study at UCSB! Thank you so much to everyone who has supported me. Go Gauchos!!💙💛” Primarily a sprint freestyler, Hammer trains year-round with Pro Swi ...
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Army West Point Nabs Another Verbal for 2021: Winter Jrs Qualifier Meghan Cole
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Sept. 5, 2020— Meghan Cole , a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from Frederick, Maryland, has announced her intention to swim at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York beginning in the fall of 2021. “I am honored to announce my verbal commitment to further my swimming and academic career at the United States Military Academy at West Point!! I would especially like to thank my family, friends, coaches, and teammates for all of their support throughout the years. GO ARMY!!” Cole swims year-round for Monocacy Aquatic Club where she is a Winter Junior Nationals qualifier in the ...
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Former Boise State Coach Christine Mabile Hired at Whitworth University
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Aug. 27, 2020— Former Boise State head coach Christine Mabile has found her next landing spot, with Division III Whitworth University announcing her on Wednesday as a new assistant coach for the 2020-2021 season. Mabile was out of a job with the July 2 announcement that Boise State was eliminating its women’s swimming & diving team where she was the head coach . In spite of an early pledge drive that raised almost $700,000 toward saving the swimming & diving and baseball programs at Boise State, on July 23, supporters posted on a GoFundMe page posted a message that they received “final confirmation ...
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Claire Curzan At It Again! Hits 50.03 100 Fly at TAC Titans Intrasquad
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July 19, 2020— 16-year-old Claire Curzan , fresh off a best time in the 50 freestyle on Friday , swam an extremely impressive 50.03 in the 100 butterfly on Saturday afternoon at her home club’s intrasquad meet in North Carolina. Curzan crushed her best time of 50.35 that she set earlier this year at the North Carolina high school state championships, which also stands as the national high school record and the national age group record for 15-16-year-olds. Due to USA Swimming’s restrictions on times in the month of July , Curzan’s time will not count as a national age group record, pending a change ...
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Princeton Scores Big 2021 Verbal from Former NAG Record Holder Brett Feyerick
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July 19, 2020— Potomac, Md. native Brett Feyerick has announced his verbal commitment* to Princeton University beginning in the fall of 2021, giving them their first for the class of 2025. He was named Swimming World’s Up & Comer in February 2016 . He also broke the 11-12 National Age Group Record in the 50 back in December 2015. He is also the former 10&U NAG record-holder in the 50 back, although both national marks have since been broken. Regarding his commitment, he said: “ I am incredibly honored to announce my commitment to the application process at Princeton University! I would ...
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David Gapinski Verbally Commits to Georgia Tech for 2021-22
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July 19, 2020— David Gapinski from St. Johns, Florida has made a verbal commitment to the Georgia Institute of Technology for the 2021-22 school year. A rising senior at Creekside High School, he swims year-round for Loggerhead Aquatics and specializes in butterfly and freestyle. Gapinski finaled in both the 200 free (13th) and 100 fly (13th) at the Florida High School 4A Swimming and Diving Championships in November, earning a PB in the latter. At the Gator Swim Club Holiday Classic a month later, he notched lifetime bests in the 50/200 free while winning the 100 free and 200 free, and finishing s ...
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16-Year-Old Claire Curzan Hits 21.51 50 Free
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July 18, 2020— 16-year-old Claire Curzan of the TAC Titans in Cary, North Carolina raced a 21.51 50 free SCY at her team’s intrasquad meet on Friday night, reported first by Swim Swam News . Curzan’s swim, if sanctioned, would count as a national age group record, breaking her own mark of 21.77 from Junior Nationals in December. This was Curzan’s first swim meet since Speedo Sectionals in March. USA Swimming had indicated that although swim meets will be allowed to be held if the clubs complied with social distancing guidelines, that times would not be sanctioned . But that rule has since been lift ...
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Claire Curzan Undercuts 50 Free National Age Group Record, But Will It Count?
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July 18, 2020— Confirmed Tokyo 2020 (2021) US Olympian Ashley Twichell and National Age Group Record holder Claire Curzan led the highlights on the first night of racing at the TAC Titans Intrasquad Time Trial on Friday evening. The top finisher in the women’s 50 free was 16-year old Junior National Teamer Claire Curzan in 21.51. That’s a new lifetime best for her, and clears her own National Age Group Record of 21.77 set last year. That time ranks her as the 4th-fastest junior (18 and under) in US history: USA Swimming return-to-competition rules aren’t allowing times swum in the month of July to ...
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Claire Curzan Analyzes First Meet Back Since March; Discusses Challenges of Recruiting in Pandemic

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Jason Lezak, Sarah True and Mental Rehearsal on Champion’s Mojo Podcast

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The Week That Was: Shkurdai, Curzan Post Swift Times in Return to Competition

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Claire Curzan Finishes Intrasquad Weekend With Unofficial NAG Record in 100 Freestyle

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Claire Curzan Goes Under NAG Record with 47.2 100 FR, Hits PR 1:53.3 in 200 FL

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Claire Curzan Swims Lifetime Bests in 100 Fly (50.03) and 100 Back (51.01)

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Claire Curzan At It Again! Hits 50.03 100 Fly at TAC Titans Intrasquad

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16-Year-Old Claire Curzan Hits 21.51 50 Free

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Colorado 5A Sprint Champ Anna Shaw Verbally Commits to Stanford
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July 17, 2020— Anna Shaw , a rising senior at Heritage High School in Littleton, Colorado, has announced her intention to attend Stanford University in 2021-22. Shaw specializes in sprint freestyle and is the reigning Colorado high school 5A state champion in the 50 free. At the 2020 CHSAA Girls 5A State Championships in February, she won the 50 free in 22.99, the only sub-23 sprinter in the field. She also placed 2nd in the 100 free (50.10), led off the 3rd-place medley relay (26.22 for the 50 backstroke), and contributed a leg (50.32) to the 9th-place 400 free relay. A two-time USA Swimming Schol ...
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Penn Quakers Bring In Verbal from USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Hannah Liu
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July 14, 2020— Breaststroker Hannah Liu of Lincolnshire, Ill. has announced her verbal commitment* to the University of Pennsylvania and will suit up for the Quakers in the fall of 2021. She told Swimming World : “I am SO excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue my academic and swimming career at the University of Pennsylvania! I want to thank my family, friends, teammates, coaches and teachers who have supported me so much through this process. I can’t wait to “quake” it down with my new swim family! Go Quakers!!! 💙❤️”
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SwimMAC’s Ava Yandle Gives Verbal Nod to Virginia Tech for 2021
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July 14, 2020— After originally committing to East Carolina University in May, rising high school senior Ava Yandle bounced back from the elimination of the ECU program and found a home at Virginia Tech for the 2021-22 school year and beyond. Yandle swims for Piedmont, North Carolina’s Piedmont High School, where she is a two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American, and SwimMAC Carolina. She specializes in back and fly and is a Winter Juniors qualifier in the 100/200 back and 100 fly. Yandle wrapped up her junior year of high school swimming at the North Carolina 3A State Meet where she placed 2n ...
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Former Stanford Head Coach Lea Maurer Joins USC Staff as Associate Head Coach
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July 13, 2020— Jeremy Kipp has added one more name to the newly-constructed swimming & diving coaching staff at USC, and it’s a big one in Pac-12 circles. Lea Maurer has been named the program’s new associate head coach. Maurer, a 1992 Olympic gold and bronze medalist and 1998 World Champion, was the head coach of the women’s program at Stanford from 2005 through 2012. During her time there, she led the program to 7 consecutive top 5 finishes at the NCAA Championships and back-to-back Pac-10 titles in 2010 and 2011. While she was the head coach at Stanford, the team’s highest NCAA Championship fini ...
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Princeton Snags 2021 Verbal from Washington 4A State Champion Jaime Chen
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July 12, 2020— Princeton University has scored a new verbal commitment* for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Jaime Chen of Bellevue, Wash. She will join Acton, Mass. native Isabella Korbly as a member of the Tigers’ class of 2025. Regarding her commitment, she said: “I am beyond excited to announce my commitment to the application process at Princeton! I’m looking forward to both swimming and studying at this amazing school.
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SwimSwam Podcast: How Much is There to Learn About Perfect Technique?
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July 11, 2020— We sat down with Russell Mark, the USA National Team High Performance Manager AKA Technique Guru. Russell was literally a rocket scientist before he was working in swimming, but the love for swimming actually came first.
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USA Swimming Sets Reopening Guidelines For Clubs; Establishes Pool Formats
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May 3, 2020— USA Swimming has released a set of guidelines for re-opening facilities and planning for the next steps as swimmers and teams begin to ease back into the water on the heels of the COVID-19 pandemic. The guidelines stress that everything must comply with local, state and federal public health guidelines, but outlines several things to think about when re-opening facilities.
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USA Swimming 'Considering All Options' for Updated 2021 Olympic Trials Cuts
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April 10, 2020— USA Swimming has not yet decided on how it will handle qualifying cuts for the rescheduled 2021 Olympic Trials, Chief Operating Officer Mike Unger told SwimSwam. Swimmers who already qualified based on the 2020 cuts will remain so, while a new qualifying period will open when the sport returns to action. In an announcement of the new dates Friday morning, the organization said that “updated Trials qualifying standards will be released ahead of the official return to competition across the U.S.” With USA Swimming’s previous move to shorten the qualifying period in an attempt to limit ...
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USA Swimming Olympic Trials Scheduled for June 2021 in Omaha
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April 10, 2020— Following unprecedented events around the globe, including the postponement of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and many of the associated qualifying competitions, USA Swimming today announced that it has rescheduled its 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials – Swimming to June 13-20, 2021 at the CHI Health Center Omaha, in Omaha, Nebraska. The rescheduled Olympic Trials will be the sole qualifier for pool swimmers on the U.S. Olympic Team for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan in July 2021. The 2021 Olympic Trials event schedule will remain the same across the 15-session, eight-day event. “We are incr ...
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Current U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifiers By Event, Age, LSC & More
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April 10, 2020— 1213 swimmers are already qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials, now scheduled for 2021. We’ve broken that group down by age, event, LSC and more. More names could join this list when the sport eventually resumes after the current pandemic pause in competition. But USA Swimming has said it will introduce different qualifying standards for new swims in an effort to keep the size of the meet more manageable.
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2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Event Schedule To Remain Unchanged
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April 10, 2020— The rescheduled U.S. Olympic Trials meet will follow the same schedule and format as originally announced, exactly mirroring the Olympic lineup with the two new events included. With the 2020 Olympics pushed back to 2021, the U.S. Trials followed suit. This morning, USA Swimming announced that the Trials would be postponed to June 13-20, 2021, a little less than one year after the original dates. Further coverage: USA Swimming has also announced that the event schedule of the Olympic Trials will remain unchanged. The event schedule mirrors that of the Olympic Games, though the Olympi ...
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Kentucky Snags In-state Verbal from Jackson Mussler for 2021-22
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April 8, 2020— Louisville, Kentucky’s Jackson Mussler has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Kentucky Wildcats for the 2021-22 season and beyond. A junior at Louisville’s St. Xavier High School, Mussler is a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American who specializes in butterfly and backstroke. At the recent Kentucky High School Athletic Association Swimming & Diving Championships, he finished 3rd in the 100 fly (49.33) and 4th in the 100 back (50.86) and swam a leg (19.99) on the state-champion 200 free relay. In club swimming, where he represents Lakeside Swim Team, Mussler is a Winte ...
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