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Top 10 College Seniors Ready to Make the Jump to the ISL
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March 17, 2020— Year 2 of the International Swimming League is scheduled to begin in September (though, all things scheduled at the moment are prone to being rescheduled due to the global coronavirus pandemic). With a jump from 8 to 10 teams in the 2020-2021 league, and an expansion from 7 meets to 27, there is going to be a dramatic rise in the need for athletes to fill rosters in the new season. In year 1, teams were limited to 32 swimmers (16 male and 16 female) on their rosters, though most teams wound up announcing more athletes than that. In year 2, with more meets probably resulting in more c ...
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ZUMO Performance of the Week: Katie Ledecky Nails Down Fifth Fastest Performances All-Time in Routine 1500 in Des Moines
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March 10, 2020— This week’s ZUMO Performance of the week goes to Katie Ledecky for her 15:29 in the 1500 freestyle at the TYR Pro Swim Series this past weekend in Des Moines. . A month ahead of the start of Olympic Trials season around the world, American distance ace Katie Ledecky put down an impressive marker in the 1500-meter freestyle to open action at the TYR Pro Series stop in Des Moines, Iowa on Wednesday night. Unchallenged and racing only the clock, Ledecky produced a time of 15:29.51, the fifth-fastest performance in history. When the 1500 freestyle makes its debut as a women’s event at th ...
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R. Smith, Andrew Lead Des Moines Money Earners, Smith Leads Entire PSS
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March 9, 2020— Regan Smith earned the most prize money of any athlete for a second-consecutive Pro Swim Series stop, and she now leads the entire series in earnings at $13,000. Smith didn’t even swim the season-opening stop at Greensboro, but put up identical $6500 totals in Knoxville and Des Moines to earn the series lead. Smith is still under amateurism restrictions on how much of that money she can accept, though, given that she still plans to swim for Stanford in the NCAA.
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Leah Smith Talks Suited Swims with Arizona Pro Group (Video)
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March 8, 2020— Leah Smith consistently held 31s throughout the majority of the race, coming home in 30.46 to clock in a season best of 8:23.46. Tying her seed time for second place was Hali Flickinger , clocking in an 8:29.96. Touching in for third was Kaersten Meitz , coming in just off her SB (8:31.85) at 8:32.21. Smith now is the 3rd-fastest swimmer in the world this season just behind Kiah Melverton (8:22.24) and Katie Ledecky (8:14.59). Flickinger’s swim now puts her at #13 for the 2019-2020 season while Meitz’s season best remains at #16.
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TYR Pro Swim Series Prelims: Regan Smith Sets the Pace in 100 Back
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March 8, 2020— Regan Smith will get another chance to show what she’s got in Saturday night’s final day of the TYR Pro Swim Series stop in Des Moines. She enters the evening as the top seed in the 100 backstroke, an event where she holds the world record, after a morning swim of 58.79 seconds. The second seed is Olivia Smoliga in 59.60 with Kathleen Baker also under a minute in the morning prelims.
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2020 Pro Swim Series - Des Moines: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap
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March 7, 2020— The final prelims session of the 2020 Pro Swim Series in Des Moines will feature the 100 back, 200 breast, 200 IM, and 50 free. After winning both the 200 back and taking 2nd in the 100 fly on Friday, Regan Smith will cap off her Des Moines campaign with her top seed in the 100 back.
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TYR Pro Swim Series Prelims: Star-Studded 200 Free on Tap; Smith Goes 57.75 in 100 Fly
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March 7, 2020— Three winners from Thursday night at the TYR Pro Swim Series Des Moines are set to show down Friday night in the women’s 200 freestyle. Katie Ledecky earned the top seed in the morning with a time of 1:56.19. She’s chasing her third title of the meet, after winning the 1,500 free and 400 free the last two nights. The second seed is Hali Flickinger, winner of Thursday’s 200 butterfly, in 1:59.16. She’s just .02 ahead of 100 free champ Siobhan Haughey, who Friday made the move to ISL club Energy Standard .
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Michael Andrew, after tough 2019, swims faster than ever to start 2020
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March 6, 2020— Michael Andrew re-stamped himself as a favorite to make the Olympic team by clocking a personal best at the Tyr Pro Swim Series in Des Moines.
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TYR Pro Swim Series Day 2 Prelims: Caeleb Dressel, Nathan Adrian Miss 100 Free A Final
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March 6, 2020— The insane depth of the U.S. men’s sprint program makes the 100 freestyle one of the most intriguing events as Olympic Trials nears. And if that needed further illustration, a B final at the TYR Pro Swim Series stop in Des Moines that features four Olympians should do the trick Thursday night.
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TYR Pro Series: Katie Ledecky Pops Fifth-Fastest 1500 Free in History
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March 5, 2020— A month ahead of the start of Olympic Trials season around the world, American distance ace Katie Ledecky put down an impressive marker in the 1500-meter freestyle to open action at the TYR Pro Series stop in Des Moines, Iowa on Wednesday night. Unchallenged and racing only the clock, Ledecky produced a time of 15:29.51, the fifth-fastest performance in history.
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Meitz Drops 9:29 in 1,000 Free to Set Purdue Pool Mark in Time Trial
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Feb. 2, 2020— Purdue alum Kaersten Meitz set the Morgan J. Burke Aquatic Center record in the 1,000-yard freestyle during a time trial Saturday.
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International Swimming League Finale in Las Vegas: Day Two Live Recap
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Dec. 22, 2019— Energy Standard holds a slight lead on the Cali Condors and the London Roar. Tune in to find out who wins the ISL grand finale.
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2019 World Champs Preview: Women's 800 Free is Still a Race for Silver
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July 15, 2019— Katie Ledecky is the World #1 this season at 8:10.70 -- that's already faster than the time she went to win the last Worlds title in 2017.
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June 12, 2019— Jack LeVant's injury comeback is one of the five storylines to watch at the final stop of the Pro Swim Series in Clovis.
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June 1, 2019— The FINA Champions Swim Series will come to a close with day 2 of the Indianapolis stop.
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March 9, 2019— Live coverage of day 3 at the Des Moines Pro Swim series, featuring finals of the 200 free, 50 breast, 50 fly, 200 back, and 200 fly.
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