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David Chang Commits to Duke

11 hours, 59 minutes ago
People in this story:David Chang | Mark Foster

Jan. 27, 2020— David Chang attends the Millfield School in England, a program that sends a number of swimmers to NCAA program every year.

Swim.Express tweeted this: David Chang Commits to Duke #swimming

Jan. 27, 2020— David Chang attends the Millfield School in England, a program that sends a number of swimmers to NCAA program every year.

Swim.Express tweeted this: David Chang Commits to Duke #swimming

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Coleman Stewart's 45.65 100 Backstroke Highlights NC State Win Over UVA

3 days, 2 hours ago
People in this story:Coleman Stewart | Kate Douglass | Keefer Barnum | Matthew Otto | Nyls Korstanje

Jan. 25, 2020— Kate Douglass wasn't the only swimmer with an impressive swim in a practice suit, as Stewart threw down a 45.65 100 y back to break a pool record.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Congrats: Coleman Stewart pool record 100 yard #backstroke #swimming

Jan. 25, 2020— Kate Douglass wasn't the only swimmer with an impressive swim in a practice suit, as Stewart threw down a 45.65 100 y back to break a pool record.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Congrats: Coleman Stewart pool record 100 yard #backstroke #swimming

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Sjostrom Sizzles As Romanchuk & Ceccon Set Euro Meet Records

3 days, 10 hours ago
People in this story:Andriy Govorov | Florent Manaudou | Florian Wellbrock | Gregorio Paltrinieri | Hannah Miley | Ilaria Cusinato | Jan Micka | Katinka Hosszu | Liliana Szilagyi | Louis Croenen | Robert Glinta | Sarah Sjöström | Thomas Ceccon

Jan. 24, 2020— Sjostrom won the one-length fly in 25.12, an eye-opening time at this stage of the Olympic year and just 0.10secs outside her gold medal-winning performance at last year’s World Championships.

Jan. 24, 2020— Sjostrom won the one-length fly in 25.12, an eye-opening time at this stage of the Olympic year and just 0.10secs outside her gold medal-winning performance at last year’s World Championships.

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Ryosuke Irie Delivers World-Leading 52.59 100 Back On 30th Birthday

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3 days, 16 hours ago
People in this story:Evgeny Rylov | Kosuke Kitajima | Ryosuke Irie | Xu Jiayu

Jan. 24, 2020— Celebrating his 30th birthday, Japanese mainstay Ryosuke Irie set a world-leading 52.59 100 backstroke at the Kosuke Kitajima Cup.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ryosuke Irie current world leader 100 m #backstroke #swimming

Jan. 24, 2020— Celebrating his 30th birthday, Japanese mainstay Ryosuke Irie set a world-leading 52.59 100 backstroke at the Kosuke Kitajima Cup.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ryosuke Irie current world leader 100 m #backstroke #swimming

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McKeown Hits Personal-Best 2:05.8 in 200 Back

5 days, 19 hours ago
People in this story:Emily Seebohm | Katinka Hosszu | Kaylee McKeown | Regan Smith

Jan. 22, 2020— 18-year-old Kaylee McKeown won silver at 2019 Worlds in the 200 back. This week, she hit the #1 time worldwide, a lifetime-best 2:05.83.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Kaylee McKeown climbs 200 back world ranking #swimming

Jan. 22, 2020— 18-year-old Kaylee McKeown won silver at 2019 Worlds in the 200 back. This week, she hit the #1 time worldwide, a lifetime-best 2:05.83.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Kaylee McKeown climbs 200 back world ranking #swimming

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TYR Pro Series: Regan Smith Scorches 58.26 for 100 Backstroke Gold

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1 week, 2 days ago
People in this story:Allison Schmitt | Annie Lazor | Bob Bowman | Erica Sullivan | Erika Brown | Hali Flickinger | Justin Ress | Kieran Smith | Mack Darragh | Phoebe Bacon | Regan Smith | Simone Manuel | Will Licon | Zane Grothe

Jan. 19, 2020— Just 30 minutes after finishing second in the 200 butterfly, Regan Smith went 58.26 in the 100 backstroke for the 12th-fastest time in history.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Regan Smith dominating #backstroke #swimming

Jan. 19, 2020— Just 30 minutes after finishing second in the 200 butterfly, Regan Smith went 58.26 in the 100 backstroke for the 12th-fastest time in history.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Regan Smith dominating #backstroke #swimming

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Boys swimming highlights, summaries (Jan. 17)

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1 week, 3 days ago

Jan. 17, 2020— Seymour 89, Crosby-WCA 72: Jack Crocamo broke Aleksej Cupic’s school record in the 100 backstroke with a time of 55.71 to lead the Wildcats. Crocamo also won the 100 butterfly (59.54). Holy Cross 8…

Jan. 17, 2020— Seymour 89, Crosby-WCA 72: Jack Crocamo broke Aleksej Cupic’s school record in the 100 backstroke with a time of 55.71 to lead the Wildcats. Crocamo also won the 100 butterfly (59.54). Holy Cross 8…

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Regan Smith, once afraid of smacking the wall, is world's best backstroker

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1 week, 4 days ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

Jan. 16, 2020— Regan Smith overcame a plateau, self-doubt and misfortune to become the greatest backstroker in history as a high schooler.

Jan. 16, 2020— Regan Smith overcame a plateau, self-doubt and misfortune to become the greatest backstroker in history as a high schooler.

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Boys swimming notes: Munster senior Holden Raffin gets his ‘confidence back’ by setting pool records at the Highland Invite

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2 weeks, 5 days ago
People in this story:Holden Raffin

Jan. 8, 2020— Munster senior Holden Raffin broke pool records while winning the 200 IM and the 100 backstroke at the Highland Invite.

Jan. 8, 2020— Munster senior Holden Raffin broke pool records while winning the 200 IM and the 100 backstroke at the Highland Invite.

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Greer Pattison Commits to Tar Heels

3 weeks ago
People in this story:Greer Pattison

Jan. 6, 2020— The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received a big verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Scottsdale, Arizona backstroker and sprint freestyler Greer Pattison.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Greer Pattison Commits to Tar Heels #swimming

Jan. 6, 2020— The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received a big verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Scottsdale, Arizona backstroker and sprint freestyler Greer Pattison.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Greer Pattison Commits to Tar Heels #swimming

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Jessica Geriane Commits to Notre Dame

3 weeks, 1 day ago
People in this story:Jessica Geriane

Jan. 5, 2020— Jessica Geriane will add sprint free and backstroke versatility to a distance-heavy recruiting class of 2021 for Notre Dame.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Jessica Geriane Commits to Notre Dame #swimming

Jan. 5, 2020— Jessica Geriane will add sprint free and backstroke versatility to a distance-heavy recruiting class of 2021 for Notre Dame.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Jessica Geriane Commits to Notre Dame #swimming

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Ellie Mercer Commits to Grand Canyon

3 weeks, 2 days ago
People in this story:Ellie Mercer

Jan. 4, 2020— Eagle River, Alaska native Ellie Mercer has announced her commitment to continue her academic and swimming career at Grand Canyon University beginning in the fall of 2020.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ellie Mercer Commits to Grand Canyon #swimming

Jan. 4, 2020— Eagle River, Alaska native Ellie Mercer has announced her commitment to continue her academic and swimming career at Grand Canyon University beginning in the fall of 2020.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Ellie Mercer Commits to Grand Canyon #swimming

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Brandon Day Commits to Utah

3 weeks, 3 days ago
People in this story:Brandon Day

Jan. 3, 2020— Backstroke specialist Brandon Day of Loveland, Ohio has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Utah's class of 2024.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Brandon Day Commits to Utah #swimming

Jan. 3, 2020— Backstroke specialist Brandon Day of Loveland, Ohio has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Utah's class of 2024.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Brandon Day Commits to Utah #swimming

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Kandice Chandra Commits to Binghamton University

3 weeks, 4 days ago
People in this story:Kandice Chandra

Jan. 2, 2020— Binghamton University has received a new commitment for the upcoming 2020-21 season and beyond from Kandice Chandra of Broomfield, Colo.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Kandice Chandra Commits to Binghamton University #swimming

Jan. 2, 2020— Binghamton University has received a new commitment for the upcoming 2020-21 season and beyond from Kandice Chandra of Broomfield, Colo.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Kandice Chandra Commits to Binghamton University #swimming

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Swimming World Presents "Ryan Murphy: Refocused and Ready" on the Cover of January 2020 Issue

3 weeks, 5 days ago
People in this story:Ashleigh Johnson | Ryan Murphy

Jan. 1, 2020— The latest issue of Swimming World is now available for download in the Swimming World Vault! In this issue of Swimming World, read about backstroke king Ryan Murphy. Now focused

Jan. 1, 2020— The latest issue of Swimming World is now available for download in the Swimming World Vault! In this issue of Swimming World, read about backstroke king Ryan Murphy. Now focused

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Passages 2019: Mourning Matthes, Mann, Troy, Wood, Tinkham, To, Higgs, Duenkel & More

3 weeks, 6 days ago
People in this story:Charlie Schlegel | Gus Stager | Kenneth To | Roland Matthes

Dec. 31, 2019— If 2019 started with the news of coach Jim Wood‘s passing, it ended with the world of swimming mourning the loss of Roland Matthes, the most decorated Olympic backstroke champion

Dec. 31, 2019— If 2019 started with the news of coach Jim Wood‘s passing, it ended with the world of swimming mourning the loss of Roland Matthes, the most decorated Olympic backstroke champion

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2019 Swammy Awards: British Coach of the Year, Mel Marshall

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1 month ago
People in this story:Adam Peaty | Duncan Scott | Freya Anderson | Luke Greenbank | Sarah Vasey | Steven Tigg

Dec. 28, 2019— Mel Marshall is best-known for guiding the career of Adam Peaty, but she also coaches breakout backstroker Luke Greenbank and breaststroker Sarah Vasey.

Dec. 28, 2019— Mel Marshall is best-known for guiding the career of Adam Peaty, but she also coaches breakout backstroker Luke Greenbank and breaststroker Sarah Vasey.

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Best of the 2010s: The American-Statesman selects the all-decade swimming/diving team

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1 month ago

Dec. 24, 2019— BOYSGrayson Alarcon, Georgetown, 2016-19: Previous medalist broke through as senior for gold medals in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 100 butterfly,

Dec. 24, 2019— BOYSGrayson Alarcon, Georgetown, 2016-19: Previous medalist broke through as senior for gold medals in both the 100-yard backstroke and the 100 butterfly,

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Samuel Wesley Commits to West Point

1 month ago
People in this story:Samuel Wesley

Dec. 24, 2019— 200 backstroke YMCA National Champion Samuel Wesley has committed to swim for Army West Point. Wesley will join the Black Knights for fall 2020.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Samuel Wesley Commits to West Point #swimming

Dec. 24, 2019— 200 backstroke YMCA National Champion Samuel Wesley has committed to swim for Army West Point. Wesley will join the Black Knights for fall 2020.

Swim.Express tweeted this: Samuel Wesley Commits to West Point #swimming

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Mazutaityte Clocks Trio Of Lithuanian Backstroke Records At SC Nationals

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1 month ago
People in this story:Danas Rapsys

Dec. 23, 2019— The nation of Lithuania wrapped up its 2019 SC Championships this weekend, with the 3-day meet celebrating the 95th anniversary of Lithuanian swimming.

Dec. 23, 2019— The nation of Lithuania wrapped up its 2019 SC Championships this weekend, with the 3-day meet celebrating the 95th anniversary of Lithuanian swimming.

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Indian swimmer Nataraj eyes on Tokyo Olympics ticket

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1 month ago

Dec. 22, 2019— Srihari Natraj, who has set a national record of 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke in swimming, said his next goal is to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics. He said, ... | News Track

Dec. 22, 2019— Srihari Natraj, who has set a national record of 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke in swimming, said his next goal is to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics. He said, ... | News Track

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Passages: Roland Matthes, The Rolls Royce Of Backstroke, Mourned By World Swimming

1 month ago
People in this story:Roland Matthes

Dec. 22, 2019— Obituary – Roland Matthes (17 November 1950 – 20 December 2019) Roland Matthes, the most decorated backstroke ace in history, the G.OA.T. of the stroke, died on Friday in Wertheim,

Dec. 22, 2019— Obituary – Roland Matthes (17 November 1950 – 20 December 2019) Roland Matthes, the most decorated backstroke ace in history, the G.OA.T. of the stroke, died on Friday in Wertheim,

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Khelo India Youth Games a good initiative to spot talent: Nataraj

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1 month, 1 week ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Dec. 21, 2019— New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke has said that the Khelo India Youth Games is a good initiative to spot talent. Nataraj has participated in the first two editions of the competition and is currently preparing[Read More...]

Dec. 21, 2019— New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke has said that the Khelo India Youth Games is a good initiative to spot talent. Nataraj has participated in the first two editions of the competition and is currently preparing[Read More...]

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Tokyo Olympics 2020: National record holding swimmer Srihari Nataraj looking to book berth for Summer Games

1 month, 1 week ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Dec. 21, 2019— Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke, said his immediate aim is to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics.

Dec. 21, 2019— Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke, said his immediate aim is to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics.

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1 month, 1 week ago
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Looking to book berth in Tokyo Olympics: national record holder Srihari Nataraj

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1 month, 1 week ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Dec. 21, 2019— Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke, said his immediate aim is to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics. "I am currently looking to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics and make the

Dec. 21, 2019— Srihari Nataraj, who holds the national record in 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke and 200m backstroke, said his immediate aim is to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics. "I am currently looking to book a berth in the Tokyo Olympics and make the

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1 month, 1 week ago
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Harkins Sets Chatham School Record in 100-Yard Backstroke; Chatham Swimming Boys and Girls Swimming Top Madison, Morristown

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1 month, 1 week ago

Dec. 20, 2019— Hailey Harkins set a new school record for the Chatham girls swim team when she won the 100-yard backstroke in 58.43, highlighting the Cougars 94.5 to 75.5 win over Morristown on Thursday.

Dec. 20, 2019— Hailey Harkins set a new school record for the Chatham girls swim team when she won the 100-yard backstroke in 58.43, highlighting the Cougars 94.5 to 75.5 win over Morristown on Thursday.

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Kaylee McKeown Stands & Delivers For Australian Backstroke New World Order [RACE VIDEOS]

1 month, 1 week ago
People in this story:Jack McLoughlin | Kareena Lee | Kaylee McKeown | Kiah Melverton | Lewis Clareburt | Minna Atherton | Regan Smith

Dec. 17, 2019— Kaylee McKeown (USC Spartans) is one half of an exciting new teenage pairing in the Australian women’s backstroking ranks  and tonight in Brisbane the 18-year-old Sunshine Coaster showed why she

Dec. 17, 2019— Kaylee McKeown (USC Spartans) is one half of an exciting new teenage pairing in the Australian women’s backstroking ranks  and tonight in Brisbane the 18-year-old Sunshine Coaster showed why she

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Cole Pratt Takes Down Markus Thormeyer's 200 Backstroke Canadian Record

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1 month, 1 week ago
People in this story:Javier Acevedo | Markus Thormeyer

Dec. 15, 2019— Cole Pratt broke Markus Thormeyer's Canadian record in the 200 back (short course meters) at the 2019 Ontario Junior International.

Dec. 15, 2019— Cole Pratt broke Markus Thormeyer's Canadian record in the 200 back (short course meters) at the 2019 Ontario Junior International.

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Juan Ignacio Mendez Breaks Oldest Argentinian Record 24 Years Later

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1 month, 2 weeks ago

Dec. 12, 2019— The 19-year-old stormed through the men's 200-meter backstroke field, breaking Guillermo Mediano's 24-year-old national record.

Dec. 12, 2019— The 19-year-old stormed through the men's 200-meter backstroke field, breaking Guillermo Mediano's 24-year-old national record.

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Carey sets new national record in 100m backstroke

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1 month, 2 weeks ago

Dec. 12, 2019— none

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Markus Thormeyer Earns Swimming Canada's Male Swimmer of the Year Award

1 month, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Markus Thormeyer

Dec. 12, 2019— Markus Thormeyer took another step along his career path in 2019, reaching the final of the 200-metre backstroke at the FINA World Championships.

Dec. 12, 2019— Markus Thormeyer took another step along his career path in 2019, reaching the final of the 200-metre backstroke at the FINA World Championships.

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Danielle Hill cuts 0.33 seconds off her own Irish 100m backstroke record

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1 month, 2 weeks ago

Dec. 12, 2019— Danielle Hill is among those to break national records on the opening night of the Irish Short Course Championships in Dublin.

Dec. 12, 2019— Danielle Hill is among those to break national records on the opening night of the Irish Short Course Championships in Dublin.

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Dublin stars shine at Euro short course swimming championships - Dublin Gazette Newspapers - Dublin News, Sport and Lifestyle

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1 month, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Shane Ryan

Dec. 12, 2019— NAC Swim Club’s Shane Ryan claimed Ireland’s second medal at the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow in the 50m backstroke.

Dec. 12, 2019— NAC Swim Club’s Shane Ryan claimed Ireland’s second medal at the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow in the 50m backstroke.

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Kylie Masse Named Swimming Canada's Female Swimmer of 2019

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1 month, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Kylie Masse

Dec. 10, 2019— Kylie Masse Named Swimming Canada's Female Swimmer of the Year. The backstroke specialist has been one of the world's best for years.

Dec. 10, 2019— Kylie Masse Named Swimming Canada's Female Swimmer of the Year. The backstroke specialist has been one of the world's best for years.

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European Short Course Swimming Championships: Shane Ryan wins bronze for Ireland in Glasgow

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1 month, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Shane Ryan

Dec. 8, 2019— Shane Ryan secures a bronze medal in the 50m backstroke at the European Short Course Championships in Scotland on Sunday.

Dec. 8, 2019— Shane Ryan secures a bronze medal in the 50m backstroke at the European Short Course Championships in Scotland on Sunday.

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Shane Ryan books European final spot

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1 month, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Shane Ryan

Dec. 5, 2019— Shane Ryan qualified in style for the final of the 100m backstroke at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow by winning his semi-final in a time of 50.48 seconds.

Dec. 5, 2019— Shane Ryan qualified in style for the final of the 100m backstroke at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow by winning his semi-final in a time of 50.48 seconds.

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European Swimming Championships: Raphaël Stacchiotti beats Luxembourg record for 100 m backstroke

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1 month, 3 weeks ago

Dec. 5, 2019— Luxembourgish swimmer Raphaël Stacchiotti broke the Luxembourgish record at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

Dec. 5, 2019— Luxembourgish swimmer Raphaël Stacchiotti broke the Luxembourgish record at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow.

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Crow Canyon's Jessica Davis Verbally Commits to Cal's Class of 2025

1 month, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Jessica Davis

Dec. 4, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Jessica Davis of Lafayette, Calif. has opted to remain in-state for her college career and has given her verbal commitment to the Golden Bears for the fall of 2021. Davis

Dec. 4, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Jessica Davis of Lafayette, Calif. has opted to remain in-state for her college career and has given her verbal commitment to the Golden Bears for the fall of 2021. Davis

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Quah Zheng Wen book his ticket to Tokyo 2020

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1 month, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Quah Zheng Wen

Dec. 4, 2019— Smashing the water with his left hand and flexing his biceps with the right, Quah Zheng Wen became the fourth Singaporean to qualify for next year's Tokyo Olympics after clocking 53.79 seconds to win the 100m backstroke at the SEA Games yesterday. By his own admission, it...

Dec. 4, 2019— Smashing the water with his left hand and flexing his biceps with the right, Quah Zheng Wen became the fourth Singaporean to qualify for next year's Tokyo Olympics after clocking 53.79 seconds to win the 100m backstroke at the SEA Games yesterday. By his own admission, it...

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Snow Swimming's Regan Holstein Commits to Duquesne University

1 month, 3 weeks ago

Dec. 2, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker and freestyler Regan Holstein of Ashburn, Va. has committed to Duquesne University and will arrive in Pittsburgh in the fall of 2020. Holstein swims year-round with Snow Swimming and finished

Dec. 2, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker and freestyler Regan Holstein of Ashburn, Va. has committed to Duquesne University and will arrive in Pittsburgh in the fall of 2020. Holstein swims year-round with Snow Swimming and finished

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Carstyn Klosterman Delivers First 2021 Verbal to Richmond Spiders

2 months ago

Nov. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Winston-Salem, N.C. native Carstyn Klosterman has handed the University of Richmond their first verbal commitment and will join the Spiders in the fall of 2021. A talented backstroker and

Nov. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Winston-Salem, N.C. native Carstyn Klosterman has handed the University of Richmond their first verbal commitment and will join the Spiders in the fall of 2021. A talented backstroker and

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Paige Hall (2021) Verbally Commits to Ohio State

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2 months ago

Nov. 27, 2019— Machine Aquatics backstroker Paige Hall has verbally committed to Ohio State University for 2021-22.

Nov. 27, 2019— Machine Aquatics backstroker Paige Hall has verbally committed to Ohio State University for 2021-22.

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Minnesota Collects 2021 Verbal from Junior National Qualifier Nathan Griffin

2 months ago

Nov. 27, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Nathan Griffin of Parker, Colo., has selected the University of Minnesota for his college career and will suit up for the Golden Gophers in the fall of 2021. Griffin, who

Nov. 27, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Nathan Griffin of Parker, Colo., has selected the University of Minnesota for his college career and will suit up for the Golden Gophers in the fall of 2021. Griffin, who

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Kira Toussaint Ties, Then Breaks, Dutch Record in 100 Backstroke

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2 months ago
People in this story:Kira Toussaint

Nov. 24, 2019— Kira Toussaint has been on a record-breaking tour de force this fall, and took out her own Dutch record in the 100 back yet again on Sunday.

Nov. 24, 2019— Kira Toussaint has been on a record-breaking tour de force this fall, and took out her own Dutch record in the 100 back yet again on Sunday.

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Swimming: New backstroke queen falls just short of world record | The New Daily New backstroke queen falls just short of world record

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2 months ago
People in this story:Minna Atherton

Nov. 23, 2019— Australia's new backstroke queen Minna Atherton has fallen just short of another short-course world record in the International Swimming League (ISL). Australia's new backstroke queen Minna Atherton has fallen just short of another short-course world record in the International Swimming League.

Nov. 23, 2019— Australia's new backstroke queen Minna Atherton has fallen just short of another short-course world record in the International Swimming League (ISL). Australia's new backstroke queen Minna Atherton has fallen just short of another short-course world record in the International Swimming League.

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Pittsford's Deuel concludes high school career with two more girls swimming state titles

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2 months ago

Nov. 23, 2019— Megan Deuel set a state record in the 100-yard butterfly and also won the 100 backstroke to finish her high school career with 11 state titles.

Nov. 23, 2019— Megan Deuel set a state record in the 100-yard butterfly and also won the 100 backstroke to finish her high school career with 11 state titles.

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Orinda Aquatics' Ryan Lenahan Commits to D1 Boston College

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2 months, 1 week ago

Nov. 20, 2019— Freestyle and backstroke swimmer Ryan Lenahan has committed to swim for D1 Boston College and will join the school's class of 2024.

Nov. 20, 2019— Freestyle and backstroke swimmer Ryan Lenahan has committed to swim for D1 Boston College and will join the school's class of 2024.

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Minna Atherton Tipped For $30,000 World-Record Bonus From League After 54.89 Backstroke Mark

2 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Adam Peaty | Cate Campbell | Kyle Chalmers | Minna Atherton

Nov. 19, 2019— Minna Atherton may land a performance bonus of US$30,000 for the World Record she established over 100m backstroke at the Budapest round of the International Swimming League last month. Swimming

Nov. 19, 2019— Minna Atherton may land a performance bonus of US$30,000 for the World Record she established over 100m backstroke at the Budapest round of the International Swimming League last month. Swimming

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Danielle Hill: Larne swimmer breaks Irish freestyle and backstroke records

BBC SPORT
2 months, 1 week ago

Nov. 17, 2019— Larne swimmer Daniele Hill sets new Irish senior records in the 50m backstroke and 50m freestyle at the Short Course Championships in Sheffield

Nov. 17, 2019— Larne swimmer Daniele Hill sets new Irish senior records in the 50m backstroke and 50m freestyle at the Short Course Championships in Sheffield

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Boilermakers Secure Commitment from Legacy Kate Saczawa

2 months, 1 week ago

Nov. 15, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Kate Saczawa of Powell, Ohio, has announced her intention to continue her academic and swimming career at Purdue University beginning in the fall of 2020. Her father was a

Nov. 15, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Kate Saczawa of Powell, Ohio, has announced her intention to continue her academic and swimming career at Purdue University beginning in the fall of 2020. Her father was a

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High school swimming: Bossier City’s Bush sets record in conference championship meet

BOSSIER PRESS-TRIBUNE
2 months, 2 weeks ago

Nov. 13, 2019— Bossier City resident Katherine Bush of Loyola College Prep broke the meet record in the girls 100-yard backstroke in the Red River Swim Conference championship meet held earlier this month at Louisiana Tech. Bush won with a time of 58.58 seconds. The...

Nov. 13, 2019— Bossier City resident Katherine Bush of Loyola College Prep broke the meet record in the girls 100-yard backstroke in the Red River Swim Conference championship meet held earlier this month at Louisiana Tech. Bush won with a time of 58.58 seconds. The...

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Olympic Trials-Qualifying Backstroker Chris OConnor Commits to Alabama for 2024

SWIMSWAM
2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Blake Peeples | Eric Stelmar | Trey Sheils | Zane Waddell

Nov. 11, 2019— O'Connor earned his first Olympic Trials cut in the 100-meter backstroke at Junior Nationals over the summer, which bodes well for his yards times this fall.

Nov. 11, 2019— O'Connor earned his first Olympic Trials cut in the 100-meter backstroke at Junior Nationals over the summer, which bodes well for his yards times this fall.

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Kira Toussaint Matches Dutch Record at Swimming World Cup

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
2 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Emily Seebohm | Kira Toussaint | Mykhailo Romanchuk | Vladimir Morozov

Nov. 8, 2019— Kira Toussaint Matches Dutch Record at Swimming World Cup Stop in Doha. The backstroke specialist has put together a solid group of swims in this event.

Nov. 8, 2019— Kira Toussaint Matches Dutch Record at Swimming World Cup Stop in Doha. The backstroke specialist has put together a solid group of swims in this event.

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Higley freshman swimmer made Olympic trials cut before high school state championships

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2 months, 3 weeks ago

Nov. 6, 2019— Keaton Jones set a national age-group in the 200-meter backstroke on Oct. 12, a day before his birthday

Nov. 6, 2019— Keaton Jones set a national age-group in the 200-meter backstroke on Oct. 12, a day before his birthday

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Girls Swimming: Merk victorious in pair of events at conference

HOMERHORIZON.COM
2 months, 3 weeks ago

Nov. 5, 2019— Lindsey Merk has already etched her name in the Lockport record book. She has won five state medals in her first three seasons as a Porter, the most in school history. Now, as a senior, she is looking forward to one more run to the state finals in her two main events, the 100-yard backstroke and the 100-yard butterfly.

Nov. 5, 2019— Lindsey Merk has already etched her name in the Lockport record book. She has won five state medals in her first three seasons as a Porter, the most in school history. Now, as a senior, she is looking forward to one more run to the state finals in her two main events, the 100-yard backstroke and the 100-yard butterfly.

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Shane Ryan Nails Irish National Record In Short Course 100 Backstroke

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2 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Shane Ryan

Nov. 3, 2019— While competing at the 2019 Leinster SC Championships meet this weekend, Shane Ryan produced a new Irish national record in the men's 100m backstroke.

Nov. 3, 2019— While competing at the 2019 Leinster SC Championships meet this weekend, Shane Ryan produced a new Irish national record in the men's 100m backstroke.

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Iowa Hawkeyes Score First 2021 Verbal from Futures Finalist Noelle Harvey

2 months, 3 weeks ago

Nov. 2, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Iowa has officially entered the class of 2025 recruiting game after snagging a verbal from backstroker Noelle Harvey of San Marcos, Calif. who announced her commitment via

Nov. 2, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Iowa has officially entered the class of 2025 recruiting game after snagging a verbal from backstroker Noelle Harvey of San Marcos, Calif. who announced her commitment via

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Nebraska Begins Class of 2025 Recruiting with Verbal from Backstroker Madi Lloyd

2 months, 3 weeks ago

Nov. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Nebraska has earned their first verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Kingwood, Texas. Lloyd, who owns the Winter Juniors standard in the

Nov. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Nebraska has earned their first verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Kingwood, Texas. Lloyd, who owns the Winter Juniors standard in the

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Hoosiers Score Class of 2025 In-State Verbal from Zionsville's Elyse Heiser

2 months, 4 weeks ago
People in this story:Mariah Denigan

Oct. 31, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Indiana University has picked up a new in-state verbal commitment from Zionsville, Ind. backstroker Elyse Heiser. She’ll join Anna Peoplowski and Mariah Denigan in Bloomington as a member of the

Oct. 31, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Indiana University has picked up a new in-state verbal commitment from Zionsville, Ind. backstroker Elyse Heiser. She’ll join Anna Peoplowski and Mariah Denigan in Bloomington as a member of the

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Cali Freestyler/Backstroker Ryan Lenahan Will Head to East Coast After Verbal to Boston College

2 months, 4 weeks ago

Oct. 31, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Boston College has secured a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Ryan Lenahan of Moraga, Calif. Lenahan does his club swimming with Orinda Aquatics and

Oct. 31, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Boston College has secured a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Ryan Lenahan of Moraga, Calif. Lenahan does his club swimming with Orinda Aquatics and

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Wildcats Get Verbal from Local Arizona DIII State Champion Skylar Dikeman

3 months ago

Oct. 30, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Arizona has picked up a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from in-state backstroker Skylar Dikeman of Tucson. Dikeman, who owns the Olympic Trials cut in

Oct. 30, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Arizona has picked up a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from in-state backstroker Skylar Dikeman of Tucson. Dikeman, who owns the Olympic Trials cut in

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Backstroker Colin Cotter Gives Verbal Nod to South Carolina

3 months ago

Oct. 30, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Cary, N.C. native and talented backstroker Colin Cotter has pledged his verbal commitment to the University of South Carolina and will arrive in Columbia next fall. Cotter, who owns a pair

Oct. 30, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Cary, N.C. native and talented backstroker Colin Cotter has pledged his verbal commitment to the University of South Carolina and will arrive in Columbia next fall. Cotter, who owns a pair

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Utah Gains Verbal from Texas 6A State Finalist Sam Lucas

3 months ago

Oct. 29, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Keller, Texas, backstroker and IMer Sam Lucas has given his verbal commitment to the University of Utah and will suit up for the Utes as a member of the class of

Oct. 29, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Keller, Texas, backstroker and IMer Sam Lucas has given his verbal commitment to the University of Utah and will suit up for the Utes as a member of the class of

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Cincinnati Bearcats Pick Up Verbal from Backstroker Morgan Shinault

3 months ago

Oct. 29, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Cincinnati has gained a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Morgan Shinault of Plant City, Fla. A two-time Winter Juniors qualifier, Shinault swims year-round

Oct. 29, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Cincinnati has gained a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Morgan Shinault of Plant City, Fla. A two-time Winter Juniors qualifier, Shinault swims year-round

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Virginia Gets Class of 2025 Verbal Commitment from 52.93/1:54.18 Backstroker Reilly Tiltmann

3 months ago
People in this story:Reilly Tiltmann

Oct. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Virginia has received a big verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Olympic Trials qualifier Reilly Tiltmann of Brookfield, Wis. who will arrive in Charlottesville

Oct. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Virginia has received a big verbal commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Olympic Trials qualifier Reilly Tiltmann of Brookfield, Wis. who will arrive in Charlottesville

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Minna Atherton’s Milestone World Record In League Waters Will Stand, FINA Tells Aussie Fed

3 months ago
People in this story:Emily Seebohm | Holly Barratt | Katinka Hosszu | Madison Wilson | Minna Atherton

Oct. 28, 2019— Exclusive – It’s official! Minna Atherton’s milestone world record will stand (Additional reporting Craig Lord) Australian Minna Atherton’s world record in the 100m backstroke from the International Swimming League in

Oct. 28, 2019— Exclusive – It’s official! Minna Atherton’s milestone world record will stand (Additional reporting Craig Lord) Australian Minna Atherton’s world record in the 100m backstroke from the International Swimming League in

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Brisbane teen posts 100m backstroke record

AU.SPORTS.YAHOO.COM
3 months ago
People in this story:Minna Atherton

Oct. 27, 2019— Brisbane teenager Minna Atherton has made world-wide headlines after becoming the first woman to break the 55-second mark in a 100m backstroke race.

Oct. 27, 2019— Brisbane teenager Minna Atherton has made world-wide headlines after becoming the first woman to break the 55-second mark in a 100m backstroke race.

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SWIMMING: World Short-Course 100 Back record for Atherton at ISL Budapest

3 months ago
People in this story:Daiya Seto | Katinka Hosszu | Minna Atherton | Ranomi Kromowidjojo | Ryan Lochte

Oct. 27, 2019— Teenager Minna Atherton of Australia had a sensational weekend to headline the fourth International Swimming League match, this time in Budapest, Hungary: ● On Saturday, the 19-year-old Backstroke specialist won the 200 m Back in 1:59.48, just 0.25 behind Hungarian star Katinka Hosszu’s world Short-Course (25 m pool) record of 1:59.23 set in 2014; Hosszu …

Oct. 27, 2019— Teenager Minna Atherton of Australia had a sensational weekend to headline the fourth International Swimming League match, this time in Budapest, Hungary: ● On Saturday, the 19-year-old Backstroke specialist won the 200 m Back in 1:59.48, just 0.25 behind Hungarian star Katinka Hosszu’s world Short-Course (25 m pool) record of 1:59.23 set in 2014; Hosszu …

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Aussie teenager makes swimming history with insane world record

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3 months ago
People in this story:Minna Atherton

Oct. 27, 2019— Minna Atherton is the first woman to go under 55 seconds in the 100m backstroke.

Oct. 27, 2019— Minna Atherton is the first woman to go under 55 seconds in the 100m backstroke.

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Atherton sets world record, Peaty shines as London Roar win ISL in Budapest

BBC SPORT
3 months ago
People in this story:Minna Atherton

Oct. 27, 2019— Australian teenager Minna Atherton is the first woman under 55 seconds in the 100m backstroke as London Roar win the International Swimming League meet in Budapest.

Oct. 27, 2019— Australian teenager Minna Atherton is the first woman under 55 seconds in the 100m backstroke as London Roar win the International Swimming League meet in Budapest.

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Minna Atherton Roars To League's First World Record In 54.89 Over 100 Back in Budapest

3 months ago
People in this story:Minna Atherton | Roland Matthes

Oct. 27, 2019— Minna Atherton World Record – Will FINA allow it? John Devitt: if you’re out there tuning into the League, fellow Aussie Minna Atherton just swam the 100m backstroke a fingernail

Oct. 27, 2019— Minna Atherton World Record – Will FINA allow it? John Devitt: if you’re out there tuning into the League, fellow Aussie Minna Atherton just swam the 100m backstroke a fingernail

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Minna Atherton 0.2 Shy Of WR: Roars To 1:59.48 Commonwealth & Australian 200 Back Record

3 months ago
People in this story:Katinka Hosszu | Minna Atherton

Oct. 26, 2019— Minna Atherton Rattles World Record, just 0.25 shy, At International Swimming League in Budapest Minna Atherton stunned Olympic silver medallist Katinka Hosszu with a world-record rattler in the 200m backstroke on

Oct. 26, 2019— Minna Atherton Rattles World Record, just 0.25 shy, At International Swimming League in Budapest Minna Atherton stunned Olympic silver medallist Katinka Hosszu with a world-record rattler in the 200m backstroke on

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Keaton Jones Breaks National Age Group record in 13-14 200 LCM Backstroke

3 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Aaron Peirsol | Josh Zuchowski

Oct. 22, 2019— 14-year-old Keaton Jones of Swim Neptune in Arizona recently broke the 13-14 national age group record in the 200 backstroke in long course meters.

Oct. 22, 2019— 14-year-old Keaton Jones of Swim Neptune in Arizona recently broke the 13-14 national age group record in the 200 backstroke in long course meters.

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Southtowners: Sude Cebi breaks backstroke record

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3 months, 1 week ago

Oct. 22, 2019— People in the news:Sude Cebi breaks backstroke record

Oct. 22, 2019— People in the news:Sude Cebi breaks backstroke record

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Texas A&M Gets Started on Class of 2025 With In-State Verbal from 6A State Champion Tyler Hulet

3 months, 1 week ago

Oct. 21, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The Woodlands, Texas, backstroker Tyler Hulet has opted to stay in state for his college career, handing the Texas A&M Aggies their first early verbal for the start of

Oct. 21, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The Woodlands, Texas, backstroker Tyler Hulet has opted to stay in state for his college career, handing the Texas A&M Aggies their first early verbal for the start of

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Casas breaks pool record, Aggies upset Buckeyes

3 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Aaron Peirsol | Shaine Casas

Oct. 20, 2019— STAFF REPORTS Shaine Casas does it again. Casas, the former McAllen High and current Texas A&M sophomore swimmer, continues to impress around the world. This time, Casas surpassed Olympic swimmer Aaron Peirsol’s 2007 record of 54.89 with his 54.43 performance in the 100-meter backstroke Saturday at the Rec Center Natatorium in College Station to help …

Oct. 20, 2019— STAFF REPORTS Shaine Casas does it again. Casas, the former McAllen High and current Texas A&M sophomore swimmer, continues to impress around the world. This time, Casas surpassed Olympic swimmer Aaron Peirsol’s 2007 record of 54.89 with his 54.43 performance in the 100-meter backstroke Saturday at the Rec Center Natatorium in College Station to help …

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Atherton Breaks US Open Record in 100 Backstroke, Becomes 4th

3 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Beryl Gastaldello | Cate Campbell | Emily Seebohm | Emma McKeon | Jessica Hansen | Kathleen Baker | Katinka Hosszu | Minna Atherton

Oct. 20, 2019— London Roar's Minna Atherton lowered the U.S. Open Record in the 100 SCM backstroke twice today in her International Swimming League debut.

Oct. 20, 2019— London Roar's Minna Atherton lowered the U.S. Open Record in the 100 SCM backstroke twice today in her International Swimming League debut.

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Florida Gators Pick Up In-State Verbal from Mary Kate Kelley for 2021-22 Season

3 months, 1 week ago

Oct. 20, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Florida has received their fourth verbal commitment for the fall of 2021, this time from in-state standout Mary Kate Kelley of Jacksonville. Primarily a backstroker, Kelley does

Oct. 20, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Florida has received their fourth verbal commitment for the fall of 2021, this time from in-state standout Mary Kate Kelley of Jacksonville. Primarily a backstroker, Kelley does

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Dutch Record For Kira Toussaint As Arno Kamminga Joins Her On Euro S/C Roster

3 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Arno Kamminga | Kira Toussaint

Oct. 19, 2019— Dutch Record For Kira Toussaint in 100m Back On a sparkling 55.74, Kira Toussaint broke her own Dutch 100m backstroke record (55.99) at the Martinez Cup in the Amsterdam Sloterparkbad

Oct. 19, 2019— Dutch Record For Kira Toussaint in 100m Back On a sparkling 55.74, Kira Toussaint broke her own Dutch 100m backstroke record (55.99) at the Martinez Cup in the Amsterdam Sloterparkbad

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LA Current Will Take 27 Swimmers to Their ISL Debut in Lewisville

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Amy Bilquist | Anastasia Gorbenko | Andrew Seliskar | Annie Lazor | Beryl Gastaldello | Blake Pieroni | Chase Kalisz | Dylan Carter | Ella Eastin | Farida Osman | Felipe Lima | Jack Conger | Josh Prenot | Katie McLaughlin | Kendyl Stewart | Leah Smith | Margo Geer | Matt Grevers | Michael Chadwick | Nathan Adrian | Ryan Held | Ryan Murphy | Tom Shields | Will Licon

Oct. 14, 2019— The LA Current feature the last 2 Olympic gold medalists in the men's 100 backstroke, including Ryan Murphy (above).

Oct. 14, 2019— The LA Current feature the last 2 Olympic gold medalists in the men's 100 backstroke, including Ryan Murphy (above).

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Michigan State Earns Verbal from YMCA National Finalist Evan Stanislaw

3 months, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 12, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Freestyler and backstroker Evan Stanislaw of Simpsonville, S.C. has announced his verbal commitment to Michigan State University and will arrive in East Lansing in the fall of 2020. Stanislaw

Oct. 12, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Freestyler and backstroker Evan Stanislaw of Simpsonville, S.C. has announced his verbal commitment to Michigan State University and will arrive in East Lansing in the fall of 2020. Stanislaw

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Sami Roemer Sends Verbal to Missouri State

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 2 weeks ago

Oct. 9, 2019— Backstroke/Breaststroke/IM specialist, Sami Roemer, sends verbal committ to the Missouri State Bears for the 2020-2021 swimming and diving season.

Oct. 9, 2019— Backstroke/Breaststroke/IM specialist, Sami Roemer, sends verbal committ to the Missouri State Bears for the 2020-2021 swimming and diving season.

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North Carolina Receives Verbal from NCSA 200 Back Champion Noah Rutberg

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 9, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Potomac, Md. backstroker Noah Rutberg has verbally committed to the University of North Carolina and will join the Tar Heels in the fall of 2020. Rutberg, who owns three U.S. Open

Oct. 9, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Potomac, Md. backstroker Noah Rutberg has verbally committed to the University of North Carolina and will join the Tar Heels in the fall of 2020. Rutberg, who owns three U.S. Open

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Nashville Swim Club's Lauren Hurt Commits to D1 Rice University

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Lauren Hurt

Oct. 8, 2019— Lauren Hurt has committed to swim for D1 Rice University. Hurt, a backstroke and IM standout, will begin her career with the Rice Owls beginning fall 2020.

Oct. 8, 2019— Lauren Hurt has committed to swim for D1 Rice University. Hurt, a backstroke and IM standout, will begin her career with the Rice Owls beginning fall 2020.

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Another 2021 Verbal for the Lady Vols: Backstroker Josephine Fuller

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 8, 2019— NOVA of Virginia's Josephine Fuller, an Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 back, has verbally committed to the University of Tennessee's class of 2025.

Oct. 8, 2019— NOVA of Virginia's Josephine Fuller, an Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 back, has verbally committed to the University of Tennessee's class of 2025.

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Pau Hana's Riley Bunstine Will Stay In State, Sends Verbal Commitment to Ohio Bobcats

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 8, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Ohio University has received a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from in-state backstroker Riley Bunstine of Alexandria, Ohio, Bunstine does her club swimming with Pau Hana Swim

Oct. 8, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Ohio University has received a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from in-state backstroker Riley Bunstine of Alexandria, Ohio, Bunstine does her club swimming with Pau Hana Swim

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Juniors Qualifier Claire Russell of SwimMAC Carolina Lends Verbal to Boston College

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 7, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Winter Juniors qualifier Claire Russell of Charlotte, N.C. has announced her verbal commitment to Boston College and will arrive in Chestnut Hill in the fall of 2020. A talented backstroker, Russell

Oct. 7, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Winter Juniors qualifier Claire Russell of Charlotte, N.C. has announced her verbal commitment to Boston College and will arrive in Chestnut Hill in the fall of 2020. A talented backstroker, Russell

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Zuchowski soars at Palm Beach swimming championships

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3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 5, 2019— King’s Academy sophomore Joshua Zuchowski won his 200 IM race by a full nine seconds and the backstroke by more than two seconds. Both races were automatic All-American times.

Oct. 5, 2019— King’s Academy sophomore Joshua Zuchowski won his 200 IM race by a full nine seconds and the backstroke by more than two seconds. Both races were automatic All-American times.

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Backstroker Caroline Storen Delivers Verbal to Swim For Johns Hopkins in 2020

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Caroline Storen

Oct. 5, 2019— Storen has times fast enough for two Division 3 'B' cuts with another event right on the cusp with one more year of high school and club swimming remaining.

Oct. 5, 2019— Storen has times fast enough for two Division 3 'B' cuts with another event right on the cusp with one more year of high school and club swimming remaining.

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Swimming World Presents "Up & Comers: Swim Neptune's Keaton Jones"

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 5, 2019— Up & Comers: Swim Neptune’s Keaton Jones By Shoshanna Rutemiller Swim Neptune’s Keaton Jones made headlines when he qualified for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials in the 200 backstroke as

Oct. 5, 2019— Up & Comers: Swim Neptune’s Keaton Jones By Shoshanna Rutemiller Swim Neptune’s Keaton Jones made headlines when he qualified for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials in the 200 backstroke as

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Boise State Broncos Collect Verbal from CIF State Qualifier Samantha Nickell

3 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Samantha Nickell

Oct. 4, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Boise State University has picked up a verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from four-time Winter Juniors qualifier Samantha Nickell of Yucaipa, Calif. Primarily a backstroker and IMer, Nickell does

Oct. 4, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Boise State University has picked up a verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from four-time Winter Juniors qualifier Samantha Nickell of Yucaipa, Calif. Primarily a backstroker and IMer, Nickell does

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Virginia 6A Runner-Up Anna Redican Verbally Commits to Penn State

3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 3, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Reston, Va. backstroker Anna Redican has announced her verbal commitment to Penn State and will suit up for the Nittany Lions as a member of the class of 2024. Redican owns

Oct. 3, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Reston, Va. backstroker Anna Redican has announced her verbal commitment to Penn State and will suit up for the Nittany Lions as a member of the class of 2024. Redican owns

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KS Record-holder Astrid Dirkzwager Makes Verbal Commitment to Georgia Tech

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 3 weeks ago

Oct. 2, 2019— Wichita, Kansas backstroker Astrid Dirkzwager has announced she plans to swim at Georgia Tech in the class of 2024.

Oct. 2, 2019— Wichita, Kansas backstroker Astrid Dirkzwager has announced she plans to swim at Georgia Tech in the class of 2024.

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Backstroker Katie Cross Will Become a Jayhawk After Verbal Commitment to Kansas

3 months, 4 weeks ago

Oct. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Kansas has received a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Kirkland, Wash. native Katie Cross. Cross, who owns the Winter Juniors standard

Oct. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Kansas has received a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from Kirkland, Wash. native Katie Cross. Cross, who owns the Winter Juniors standard

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Five-Time Kansas 6A State Champion Astrid Dirkzwager Gives Georgia Tech Verbal

3 months, 4 weeks ago

Oct. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Georgia Tech has earned a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from backstroker Astrid Dirkzwager of Wichita, Kansas. Dirkzwager, who owns three Summer Juniors standards, swims

Oct. 1, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Georgia Tech has earned a new verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from backstroker Astrid Dirkzwager of Wichita, Kansas. Dirkzwager, who owns three Summer Juniors standards, swims

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Futures Champion Lauren Aylmer Makes Verbal Commitment to James Madison

SWIMSWAM
3 months, 4 weeks ago
People in this story:Cameron Gring | Emily Drakopoulos

Sept. 30, 2019— Geneva Futures 200 backstroke champion Lauren Aylmer from NYS Aquatics has verbally committed to James Madison for 2020-21.

Sept. 30, 2019— Geneva Futures 200 backstroke champion Lauren Aylmer from NYS Aquatics has verbally committed to James Madison for 2020-21.

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YMCA National Runner-Up Olivia Harper Selects Tennessee; Will Become a Lady Vol in 2020

4 months ago
People in this story:Olivia Harper

Sept. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Tennessee has secured a verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Olivia Harper of Bath, Maine. Primarily a backstroker, Harper does her club swimming with Bath

Sept. 28, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Tennessee has secured a verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Olivia Harper of Bath, Maine. Primarily a backstroker, Harper does her club swimming with Bath

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Srihari Nataraj dominates backstroke events at Asian Age Group meet

4 months ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 27, 2019— none

Sept. 27, 2019— none

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Asian Age Group Championships: India finishes with record medal tally

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4 months ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 27, 2019— Srihari Nataraj (200m backstroke, 2:04.25), Virdhawal Khade (50m butterfly, 24.22) and the men’s 4x200m relay team (7:41.06) swelled India’s gold tally on the final day.

Sept. 27, 2019— Srihari Nataraj (200m backstroke, 2:04.25), Virdhawal Khade (50m butterfly, 24.22) and the men’s 4x200m relay team (7:41.06) swelled India’s gold tally on the final day.

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India's Nataraj Puts Up Another Strong 100 Back Performance At Asian Age

SWIMSWAM
4 months ago
People in this story:Kushagra Rawat | Sajan Prakash | Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 27, 2019— India's newly-minted 100 backstroke national record holder collected gold on the penultimate night of competition at the 2019 Asian Age Championships.

Sept. 27, 2019— India's newly-minted 100 backstroke national record holder collected gold on the penultimate night of competition at the 2019 Asian Age Championships.

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Asian Age Group Championships: Srihari Nataraj betters meet record as India's dominance continues

DNA INDIA
4 months ago
People in this story:Kushagra Rawat | Sajan Prakash | Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 26, 2019— Asian Age Group Championships: Srihari Nataraj betters meet record as India's dominance continues - The country's best back-stroker at the moment, local lad Srihari Nataraj bettered his own 100m backstroke record while creating a new meet record.

Sept. 26, 2019— Asian Age Group Championships: Srihari Nataraj betters meet record as India's dominance continues - The country's best back-stroker at the moment, local lad Srihari Nataraj bettered his own 100m backstroke record while creating a new meet record.

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Asian Age Group Swimming Championships: Kushagra Rawat bags fourth gold; Srihari Nataraj sets new event record

4 months ago
People in this story:Kushagra Rawat | Sajan Prakash | Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 26, 2019— Kushagra Rawat triumphed in 400m freestyle to bag his fourth gold medal while Srihari Nataraj created a new meet record on his way to gold in 100m backstroke at the Asian Age Group Championship at Bengaluru on Thursday.

Sept. 26, 2019— Kushagra Rawat triumphed in 400m freestyle to bag his fourth gold medal while Srihari Nataraj created a new meet record on his way to gold in 100m backstroke at the Asian Age Group Championship at Bengaluru on Thursday.

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Aaron Sequeira Commits to Stanford

4 months ago
People in this story:Aaron Sequeira

Sept. 25, 2019— Sequeira does his club swimming with Cincinnati Marlins and owns the Olympic Trials cuts in both backstroke events with four additional U.S. Open cuts. He placed fifth in the 200m back and ninth in the 100m back at Junior Nationals this past summer where he earned 100% best times. At Juniors East in December, he finished 17th in the 100 back and 22nd in the 200 back before going on to win both the 100 and 200 back at TYR Junior Nationals.

Sept. 25, 2019— Sequeira does his club swimming with Cincinnati Marlins and owns the Olympic Trials cuts in both backstroke events with four additional U.S. Open cuts. He placed fifth in the 200m back and ninth in the 100m back at Junior Nationals this past summer where he earned 100% best times. At Juniors East in December, he finished 17th in the 100 back and 22nd in the 200 back before going on to win both the 100 and 200 back at TYR Junior Nationals.

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Swimming: Kushagra Rawat opens with golden double, India win 18 medals on day one

4 months ago
People in this story:Kushagra Rawat

Sept. 24, 2019— More sports News: Teenager Kushagra Rawat bagged a golden double and lowered a meet record as India won six gold, six silver and six bronze on the opening day of the As

Sept. 24, 2019— More sports News: Teenager Kushagra Rawat bagged a golden double and lowered a meet record as India won six gold, six silver and six bronze on the opening day of the As

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Marlee Rickert Commits to George Washington

4 months ago
People in this story:Marlee Rickert

Sept. 24, 2019— Reading YMCA backstroker and sprint freestyler Marlee Rickert has verbally committed to George Washington University for 2020-21.

Sept. 24, 2019— Reading YMCA backstroker and sprint freestyler Marlee Rickert has verbally committed to George Washington University for 2020-21.

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Sarah Barton Commits to Nebraska

4 months ago
People in this story:Sarah Barton

Sept. 24, 2019— Barton, who owns a pair of U.S. Open standards, swims year-round with SwimMAC Carolina and raced two events at Junior Nationals this past summer after recording four top-5 finishes at North Carolina LCM Seniors. Last winter, the two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American placed 18th in the 200 back at Juniors East. Also competing for Southlake Christian Academy, Barton won the 100 back and 200 IM as a junior at the NCISAA DII State Championships.

Sept. 24, 2019— Barton, who owns a pair of U.S. Open standards, swims year-round with SwimMAC Carolina and raced two events at Junior Nationals this past summer after recording four top-5 finishes at North Carolina LCM Seniors. Last winter, the two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American placed 18th in the 200 back at Juniors East. Also competing for Southlake Christian Academy, Barton won the 100 back and 200 IM as a junior at the NCISAA DII State Championships.

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Kushagra Rawat wins two golds at the Asian Age Group swimming championship

THE HINDU
4 months ago
People in this story:Kushagra Rawat

Sept. 24, 2019— Srihari, Maana clinch top spot in the backstroke events

Sept. 24, 2019— Srihari, Maana clinch top spot in the backstroke events

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Marlee Rickert Commits to George Washington

4 months ago
People in this story:Marlee Rickert

Sept. 23, 2019— Rickert, who owns a pair of U.S. Open standards, does her club swimming with Reading YMCA and most recently placed sixth in the 50m back at YMCA LCM Nationals. She won the 200 free and 200 back at the Pennsylvania YMCA State meet in March before going on to finish sixth in the 100 back and ninth in the 50 free at YMCA SCY Nationals in April.

Sept. 23, 2019— Rickert, who owns a pair of U.S. Open standards, does her club swimming with Reading YMCA and most recently placed sixth in the 50m back at YMCA LCM Nationals. She won the 200 free and 200 back at the Pennsylvania YMCA State meet in March before going on to finish sixth in the 100 back and ninth in the 50 free at YMCA SCY Nationals in April.

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Girls' swimming: The next great Ames backstroker, Annie Galvin

THE AMES TRIBUNE
4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 13, 2019— The Ames girls’ swimming team has been comprehensively dominant over the past decade, winning eight of the past nine state titles. But their forte

Sept. 13, 2019— The Ames girls’ swimming team has been comprehensively dominant over the past decade, winning eight of the past nine state titles. But their forte

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Zimbabwe Swimmer Sets Championship Record At African Junior Swimming Championships ⋆ Pindula News

PINDULA NEWS
4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 13, 2019— Zimbabwe swimmer and Gateway High School student, Donata Katai has set a new World record at the African Junior Swimming Championships in Tunisia. Katai won a gold medal in the 100m backstroke after finishing in 1 minute 4.63 seconds. This was revealed by Star FM’s head of sport, Steve Vickers,  in his Twitter post. Vickers …

Sept. 13, 2019— Zimbabwe swimmer and Gateway High School student, Donata Katai has set a new World record at the African Junior Swimming Championships in Tunisia. Katai won a gold medal in the 100m backstroke after finishing in 1 minute 4.63 seconds. This was revealed by Star FM’s head of sport, Steve Vickers,  in his Twitter post. Vickers …

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Girls swimming: Schaumburg's Dohrn, Nina Mollin set school records

DAILY HERALD
4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 12, 2019— In just the second meet of the season, two Schaumburg swimmers put their names first in the Saxons' record book Thursday.Sophomore Madison Dohrn broke the Schaumburg pool record in the 100-yard backstroke in a time of 58:20, while classmate Nina Mollin swam a 2:08.27 in the 200 IM to set that mark. Both milestones had stood for more than 20 years, and those record-shattering performances helped the Saxons defeat visiting Rolling Meadows 119-66.

Sept. 12, 2019— In just the second meet of the season, two Schaumburg swimmers put their names first in the Saxons' record book Thursday.Sophomore Madison Dohrn broke the Schaumburg pool record in the 100-yard backstroke in a time of 58:20, while classmate Nina Mollin swam a 2:08.27 in the 200 IM to set that mark. Both milestones had stood for more than 20 years, and those record-shattering performances helped the Saxons defeat visiting Rolling Meadows 119-66.

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BREAKING: Canada's Van Wyck-Smart claims silver at world para swimming

4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 11, 2019— LONDON -- Canada's Aly Van Wyck-Smart captured a silver medal in the women's S2 100-metre backstroke on Wednesday evening at the London Aquatics Centre.

Sept. 11, 2019— LONDON -- Canada's Aly Van Wyck-Smart captured a silver medal in the women's S2 100-metre backstroke on Wednesday evening at the London Aquatics Centre.

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Alice Tai breaks own world record at World Para Swimming Championships

SWIM ENGLAND COMPETITIVE SWIMMING HUB
4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 10, 2019— Alice Tai set a new world record in the Women’s 100m Backstroke S8 final with a remarkable swim on day two of the World Para Swimming Championships in London. Tai touched in at 1:08.04 to claim her second gold medal in as many days and finishing more than eight seconds ahead of second placed Tupou … …

Sept. 10, 2019— Alice Tai set a new world record in the Women’s 100m Backstroke S8 final with a remarkable swim on day two of the World Para Swimming Championships in London. Tai touched in at 1:08.04 to claim her second gold medal in as many days and finishing more than eight seconds ahead of second placed Tupou … …

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Irresistible force Firth strikes world gold for first time

EUROSPORT
4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 10, 2019— Bethany Firth's love affair with London never loses its lustre and the Paralympic champion completed a familiar tale by roaring to S14 100m backstroke gold at

Sept. 10, 2019— Bethany Firth's love affair with London never loses its lustre and the Paralympic champion completed a familiar tale by roaring to S14 100m backstroke gold at

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Arizona HS 100 Back Champion Matt Milovanovic Will Stay In State; Sends Verbal to Wildcats

4 months, 2 weeks ago

Sept. 9, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Arizona has earned a new in-state verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from backstroker Mateja “Matt” Milovanovic of Phoenix, Az. Milovanovic, who swims year-round

Sept. 9, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Arizona has earned a new in-state verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from backstroker Mateja “Matt” Milovanovic of Phoenix, Az. Milovanovic, who swims year-round

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Srihari Nataraj's strokes rewrite records

DNA INDIA
4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Michael Phelps | Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 8, 2019— Srihari Nataraj's strokes rewrite records - Bengaluru backstroke swimmer says breaking own records feels nice but main goal remains ‘A’ qualification for 2020 Olympics

Sept. 8, 2019— Srihari Nataraj's strokes rewrite records - Bengaluru backstroke swimmer says breaking own records feels nice but main goal remains ‘A’ qualification for 2020 Olympics

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Swimming Nationals: Srihari Nataraj Continues Record-breaking Spree on Day 5, Wins Best Swimmer

NEWS18
4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 4, 2019— Srihari Nataraj won a gold medal, made broke a national record in men's 100m backstroke and was adjudged the Best Swimmer at the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship.

Sept. 4, 2019— Srihari Nataraj won a gold medal, made broke a national record in men's 100m backstroke and was adjudged the Best Swimmer at the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship.

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Swimming Nationals: Srihari continues record-breaking spree on Day 5, wins best swimmer

BUSINESS-STANDARD.COM
4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 4, 2019— Srihari Nataraj and Kenisha Gupta ended their campaign in style, claiming gold medals in men's 100m backstroke and women's 100m freestyle events respectively on the final day of the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship here on

Sept. 4, 2019— Srihari Nataraj and Kenisha Gupta ended their campaign in style, claiming gold medals in men's 100m backstroke and women's 100m freestyle events respectively on the final day of the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship here on

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Swimming: Srihari Natraj, Kenisha Gupta bag gold in final day of Nationals

SCROLL.IN
4 months, 3 weeks ago

Sept. 4, 2019— Natraj created a national record in the men’s 100m backstroke, his last individual event of this meet.

Sept. 4, 2019— Natraj created a national record in the men’s 100m backstroke, his last individual event of this meet.

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Swimming Nationals: Srihari steals limelight on Day 4, bags 2 gold medals

BUSINESS-STANDARD.COM
4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Sept. 3, 2019— Teen sensation Srihari Nataraj won the men's 100m freestyle title before bettering his own national record to win the gold in the 50m backstroke event of the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship here on Tuesday. The Day 4 witnessed

Sept. 3, 2019— Teen sensation Srihari Nataraj won the men's 100m freestyle title before bettering his own national record to win the gold in the 50m backstroke event of the 73rd Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championship here on Tuesday. The Day 4 witnessed

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Flyer/Backstroker Mollie Brackett of Appleton Commits to Ohio University

SWIMSWAM
4 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Caroline Dunigan | Gabrielle Brust

Sept. 3, 2019— Mollie Brackett is part of a recruiting class for the Bobcats that is chalked full of flyers, backstrokers, and sprinters.

Sept. 3, 2019— Mollie Brackett is part of a recruiting class for the Bobcats that is chalked full of flyers, backstrokers, and sprinters.

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Japanese Backstroker, Satoko Takeuji, To Be Inducted into Masters International Swimming Hall of Fame

5 months ago

Aug. 29, 2019— Japan's Satoko Takeuji, a backstroker, Olympian and executive in Japan Swimming Federation, to be inducted into masters international swimming hall of fame.

Aug. 29, 2019— Japan's Satoko Takeuji, a backstroker, Olympian and executive in Japan Swimming Federation, to be inducted into masters international swimming hall of fame.

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Junior National 200 Back Runner-Up Nathan Hayes Sends Verbal to Georgia Tech

5 months ago

Aug. 26, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Nathan Hayes of Shoreline, Wash. has announced his verbal commitment to Georgia Tech and will join the Yellow Jackets in the fall of 2020. Hayes, who swims year-round with Seattle

Aug. 26, 2019— NEW COMMIT: Backstroker Nathan Hayes of Shoreline, Wash. has announced his verbal commitment to Georgia Tech and will join the Yellow Jackets in the fall of 2020. Hayes, who swims year-round with Seattle

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Carmel swimmer Wyatt Davis wins 200 backstroke, ends junior worlds with 6 medals

INDIANAPOLIS STAR
5 months ago
People in this story:Wyatt Davis

Aug. 25, 2019— Davis, a Carmel High School senior, came from fourth with a lap to go and scored an upset victory in the 200-meter backstroke Sunday at Budapest.

Aug. 25, 2019— Davis, a Carmel High School senior, came from fourth with a lap to go and scored an upset victory in the 200-meter backstroke Sunday at Budapest.

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FINA World junior: Srihari Nataraj breaks own national record again

SPORTSTAR
5 months ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Aug. 25, 2019— Srihari Nataraj broke his own National record, clocking 2:01.70s, in the 200m backstroke heats at the FINA World junior swimming championships.

Aug. 25, 2019— Srihari Nataraj broke his own National record, clocking 2:01.70s, in the 200m backstroke heats at the FINA World junior swimming championships.

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Srihari Nataraj breaks record again, finishes sixth in World Junior Swimming Championships

HINDUSTAN TIMES
5 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Srihari Nataraj

Aug. 23, 2019— Srihari had on Thursday twice broken the national record in 50m backstroke. He clocked 25.52s in the semis after shaving 0.2 seconds off his national record in the heats.

Aug. 23, 2019— Srihari had on Thursday twice broken the national record in 50m backstroke. He clocked 25.52s in the semis after shaving 0.2 seconds off his national record in the heats.

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FINA World Junior: Srihari betters his 50m backstroke record

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5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 22, 2019— The 18-year-old clocked 25.63s as he finished third in his heats and qualified for the semifinals.

Aug. 22, 2019— The 18-year-old clocked 25.63s as he finished third in his heats and qualified for the semifinals.

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Jerard Jacinto sets new PH record for 100m backstroke

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5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 22, 2019— MANILA, Philippines—Swimming Jerard Jacinto narrowly missed the semifinals of the men’s 50-meter backstroke in 2019 the Fina World Junior Championships in Budapest, just a couple of days after

Aug. 22, 2019— MANILA, Philippines—Swimming Jerard Jacinto narrowly missed the semifinals of the men’s 50-meter backstroke in 2019 the Fina World Junior Championships in Budapest, just a couple of days after

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Lakeville teen breaks swimming world record before starting senior year

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5 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

Aug. 21, 2019— Seventeen-year-old Regan Smith, a soon-to-be senior at Lakeville North High School, set a world record in the 200-meter backstroke at the 2019 World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea in July. 

Aug. 21, 2019— Seventeen-year-old Regan Smith, a soon-to-be senior at Lakeville North High School, set a world record in the 200-meter backstroke at the 2019 World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea in July. 

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Nataraj seventh in world junior swimming, achieves ‘B’ qualifying mark for Tokyo Games

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5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 21, 2019— The Bengaluru swimmer also holds the national records in the 50m backstroke (25.83 secs) and 200m backstroke (2:02.08 secs)—both marks were set at the senior worlds in Gwangju, South Korea.

Aug. 21, 2019— The Bengaluru swimmer also holds the national records in the 50m backstroke (25.83 secs) and 200m backstroke (2:02.08 secs)—both marks were set at the senior worlds in Gwangju, South Korea.

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FINA World Junior: Srihari breaks national record twice, finishes seventh

SPORTSTAR
5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 21, 2019— The 18-year-old had broken his own 100m backstroke record clocking 55.18s (previous record 55.49s) in the heats and then bettered it with a timing of 54.69s while finishing third in the semifinal.

Aug. 21, 2019— The 18-year-old had broken his own 100m backstroke record clocking 55.18s (previous record 55.49s) in the heats and then bettered it with a timing of 54.69s while finishing third in the semifinal.

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Italy's Ceccon Knocks Down World Junior C'ships Record With 53.46 100 Back

SWIMSWAM
5 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Thomas Ceccon | Wyatt Davis

Aug. 21, 2019— 18-year-old Thomas Ceccon is the king of the men's 100m backstroke, winning the World Junior Championships title in a new meet record of 53.46.

Aug. 21, 2019— 18-year-old Thomas Ceccon is the king of the men's 100m backstroke, winning the World Junior Championships title in a new meet record of 53.46.

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Jacinto eclipses swim mark

5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 21, 2019— Teenage sensation Jerard Jacinto reset the national 100-meter backstroke mark in the seventh FINA World Juniors Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary Tuesday night. by Joey Villar

Aug. 21, 2019— Teenage sensation Jerard Jacinto reset the national 100-meter backstroke mark in the seventh FINA World Juniors Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary Tuesday night. by Joey Villar

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Jacinto sets new Philippine 100-meter backstroke record

5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 21, 2019— Teenage sensation Jerard Jacinto reset the national 100-meter backstroke mark in a failed bid in the seventh FINA World Juniors Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary by Joey Villar

Aug. 21, 2019— Teenage sensation Jerard Jacinto reset the national 100-meter backstroke mark in a failed bid in the seventh FINA World Juniors Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary by Joey Villar

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Neckles eager to spur young swimmers

WWW.NATIONNEWS.COM
5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 20, 2019— World triple crown masters backstroke champion Nicky Neckles is hoping to inspire a next generation of swimmers to even greater success on the world stage.

Aug. 20, 2019— World triple crown masters backstroke champion Nicky Neckles is hoping to inspire a next generation of swimmers to even greater success on the world stage.

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Backstroker Emily Morrissey of Team Pittsburgh Elite Aquatics Verbally Commits to Navy

5 months, 1 week ago

Aug. 19, 2019— NEW COMMIT: White Oak, Penn. native and backstroker Emily Morrissey has declared her verbal intention to continue her academic and swimming career at the United States Naval Academy as a member of the

Aug. 19, 2019— NEW COMMIT: White Oak, Penn. native and backstroker Emily Morrissey has declared her verbal intention to continue her academic and swimming career at the United States Naval Academy as a member of the

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Lakeville swimmer Regan Smith has two world records, endless possibilities

TWIN CITIES
5 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

Aug. 16, 2019— Regan Smith knew she was in the midst of a strong performance during last month’s 200-meter backstroke semifinal at the World Championships. So strong, in fact, that Smith was confident she was ind…

Aug. 16, 2019— Regan Smith knew she was in the midst of a strong performance during last month’s 200-meter backstroke semifinal at the World Championships. So strong, in fact, that Smith was confident she was ind…

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Q&A: Regan Smith on breaking Missy Franklin's record

SI.COM
5 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

Aug. 9, 2019— High-schooler Regan Smith was a breakout star at the 2019 FINA World Championships. She talks to SI about breaking Missy Franklin's 200 backstroke record, staying motivated and finishing high school.

Aug. 9, 2019— High-schooler Regan Smith was a breakout star at the 2019 FINA World Championships. She talks to SI about breaking Missy Franklin's 200 backstroke record, staying motivated and finishing high school.

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Smith adds national title to collection

HOMETOWNSOURCE.COM
5 months, 3 weeks ago

Aug. 8, 2019— World backstroke record holder wins butterfly race at U.S. meet

Aug. 8, 2019— World backstroke record holder wins butterfly race at U.S. meet

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Speedo USA Junior Nationals: Ian Grum Takes Home Two Golds

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
5 months, 3 weeks ago

Aug. 7, 2019— Ian Grum captured gold medals in the 200 backstroke and the 400 individual medley during Night Two of the Speedo USA Junior Nationals.

Aug. 7, 2019— Ian Grum captured gold medals in the 200 backstroke and the 400 individual medley during Night Two of the Speedo USA Junior Nationals.

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Former McHi swimmer Shaine Casas wins national title

5 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Shaine Casas

Aug. 3, 2019— Former McAllen High swimmer Shaine Casas continued his big week Saturday at the Phillips 66 National Championships in California as his time of 52.72 in the men’s 100-meter backstroke final earned a national title and ranks as the fifth fastest time in the world in 2019. The current Texas A&M sophomore swimmer qualified for the …

Aug. 3, 2019— Former McAllen High swimmer Shaine Casas continued his big week Saturday at the Phillips 66 National Championships in California as his time of 52.72 in the men’s 100-meter backstroke final earned a national title and ranks as the fifth fastest time in the world in 2019. The current Texas A&M sophomore swimmer qualified for the …

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Texas A&M’s Casas Garners Silver at 2019 US Nationals

KBTX.COM
5 months, 4 weeks ago
People in this story:Shaine Casas

Aug. 2, 2019— Texas A&M rising sophomore Shaine Casas, earned silver in the 200m backstroke on Thursday at the Phillips 66 National Championships at the Stanford Avery Aquatic Center. Casas’ time was sixth in the world, and set a new school record.

Aug. 2, 2019— Texas A&M rising sophomore Shaine Casas, earned silver in the 200m backstroke on Thursday at the Phillips 66 National Championships at the Stanford Avery Aquatic Center. Casas’ time was sixth in the world, and set a new school record.

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Regan Smith Breaks 100 Backstroke World Record in 57.57 on 400 Medley Lead

6 months ago
People in this story:Kathleen Baker | Kaylee McKeown | Kelsi Dahlia | Kylie Masse | Lilly King | Margherita Panziera | Minna Atherton | Missy Franklin | Olivia Smoliga | Regan Smith | Simone Manuel

July 28, 2019— Swimming lead-off on the women's 400 medley relay at the 2019 FINA World Championships, Regan Smith clocked a new World Record in the women's 100 backstroke.

July 28, 2019— Swimming lead-off on the women's 400 medley relay at the 2019 FINA World Championships, Regan Smith clocked a new World Record in the women's 100 backstroke.

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Canadian swim medal record falls at world aquatics championships

6 months ago
People in this story:Kylie Masse

July 27, 2019— Kylie Masse’s second medal of the meet, bronze in the 200 backstroke, pushes Canada’s total in the pool to seven, breaking the world championship mark set in 1978.

July 27, 2019— Kylie Masse’s second medal of the meet, bronze in the 200 backstroke, pushes Canada’s total in the pool to seven, breaking the world championship mark set in 1978.

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WATCH: At 17, Regan Smith breaks world record set by Missy Franklin

USA TODAY HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
6 months ago
People in this story:Missy Franklin | Regan Smith

July 27, 2019— Regan Smith finished the 200-meter backstroke in 2:03.35.

July 27, 2019— Regan Smith finished the 200-meter backstroke in 2:03.35.

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Regan Smith of Lakeville wins gold at world swimming championships

STAR TRIBUNE
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 27, 2019— The senior-to-be at Lakeville North won the 200-meter backstroke a day after smashing Missy Franklin's seven-year-old world record in South Korea.

July 27, 2019— The senior-to-be at Lakeville North won the 200-meter backstroke a day after smashing Missy Franklin's seven-year-old world record in South Korea.

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Kylie Masse rewrites Canadian record books with bronze in 200m backstroke

6 months ago
People in this story:Kylie Masse

July 27, 2019— Kylie Masse earned her second medal of the swimming world championships on Saturday and reached a couple of Canadian records in the process.

July 27, 2019— Kylie Masse earned her second medal of the swimming world championships on Saturday and reached a couple of Canadian records in the process.

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2019 FINA World Championships: Russia Shakes Up Day 6 Medal Table With 3 Golds

SWIMSWAM
6 months ago
People in this story:Andrew Seliskar | Anton Chupkov | Blake Pieroni | Caeleb Dressel | Clyde Lewis | Evgeny Rylov | Ippei Watanabe | Kyle Chalmers | Luke Greenbank | Mack Horton | Regan Smith | Ryan Murphy | Sarah Sjöström | Simone Manuel | Sydney Pickrem | Tatjana Schoenmaker | Townley Haas | Yulia Efimova | Zach Apple

July 26, 2019— Russia surged on day 6, winning gold in the women's 200 breaststroke, men's 200 backstroke, and women's 200 breaststroke, and silver in the men's 4x200 FRR.

July 26, 2019— Russia surged on day 6, winning gold in the women's 200 breaststroke, men's 200 backstroke, and women's 200 breaststroke, and silver in the men's 4x200 FRR.

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Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Top Missy Franklin's World Record in the Backstroke

YAHOO.COM
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Shatter a Record at the World Championships The Tokyo Olympics may be a year away, but 17-year-old Regan Smith is already making the case that she can compete with the world's most elite athletes. Regan - who's currently the youngest member of the USA Swimming

July 26, 2019— Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Shatter a Record at the World Championships The Tokyo Olympics may be a year away, but 17-year-old Regan Smith is already making the case that she can compete with the world's most elite athletes. Regan - who's currently the youngest member of the USA Swimming

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High schooler Regan Smith crushes Missy Franklin's world record in 200

6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— American Regan Smith, 17, broke Missy Franklin's world record in the 200-meter backstroke in 2:03.35 in the semifinal heat at world championships.

July 26, 2019— American Regan Smith, 17, broke Missy Franklin's world record in the 200-meter backstroke in 2:03.35 in the semifinal heat at world championships.

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Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Top Missy Franklin's World Record in the Backstroke

POPSUGAR FITNESS
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Shatter a Record at the World Championships The Tokyo Olympics may be a year away, but 17-year-old Regan Smith is

July 26, 2019— Watch the Youngest Swimmer on Team USA Shatter a Record at the World Championships The Tokyo Olympics may be a year away, but 17-year-old Regan Smith is

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Regan Smith, 17, 'shocked' to shatter Missy Franklin's 200m backstroke world record

SPORTS.YAHOO.COM
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith dropped nearly three seconds from her prelim time and could take more off the record in the final.

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith dropped nearly three seconds from her prelim time and could take more off the record in the final.

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American teen swimming sensation Regan Smith breaks Missy Franklin’s world record

FOX NEWS
6 months ago
People in this story:Missy Franklin | Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— American teenager Regan Smith made a huge splash in the pool Friday morning when she broke Missy Franklin’s world record in the women’s 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships.

July 26, 2019— American teenager Regan Smith made a huge splash in the pool Friday morning when she broke Missy Franklin’s world record in the women’s 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships.

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High schooler breaks Missy Franklin's last world record

SI.COM
6 months ago

July 26, 2019— Smith became the first woman in history to break 2:04 in the 200-meter backstroke, doing so by a wide margin, Friday night at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwanwju, South Korea. 

July 26, 2019— Smith became the first woman in history to break 2:04 in the 200-meter backstroke, doing so by a wide margin, Friday night at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwanwju, South Korea. 

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Lakeville teen Regan Smith breaks 200-meter backstroke record, shocking swim world

STAR TRIBUNE
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Smith, who will be a senior at Lakeville North, shocked the swimming world — and herself — by smashing the world record by more than a half-second.

July 26, 2019— Smith, who will be a senior at Lakeville North, shocked the swimming world — and herself — by smashing the world record by more than a half-second.

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Regan Smith: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

HEAVY.COM
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith, a 17-year-old US swimmer, broke the World Record for the 200-meter backstroke Friday morning at the 2019 World Champs Semifinals.

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith, a 17-year-old US swimmer, broke the World Record for the 200-meter backstroke Friday morning at the 2019 World Champs Semifinals.

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American Regan Smith shatters Missy Franklin’s backstroke world record

NEW YORK POST
6 months ago
People in this story:Missy Franklin | Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— The women’s 200-meter backstroke has a new record-holder. Seventeen-year-old American swimmer Regan Smith broke the record Friday with a time of 2:03.35 in a semifinal heat at the swimming world ch…

July 26, 2019— The women’s 200-meter backstroke has a new record-holder. Seventeen-year-old American swimmer Regan Smith broke the record Friday with a time of 2:03.35 in a semifinal heat at the swimming world ch…

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U.S. teen Smith breaks world record in 200 back

ESPN.COM
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— American teen Regan Smith set a world record in the women's 200-meter backstroke Friday at the world swimming championships, topping Missy Franklin's 2012 mark.

July 26, 2019— American teen Regan Smith set a world record in the women's 200-meter backstroke Friday at the world swimming championships, topping Missy Franklin's 2012 mark.

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Regan Smith breaks 200m backstroke world record at World Swimming Championships

6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Seventeen-year-old Regan Smith sets a new world record in the semi-final of the women's 200m backstroke at the World Swimming Championships.

July 26, 2019— Seventeen-year-old Regan Smith sets a new world record in the semi-final of the women's 200m backstroke at the World Swimming Championships.

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US teen Regan Smith sets world record in women’s 200 back

WASHINGTON POST
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith broke the world record in the women’s 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith broke the world record in the women’s 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships

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US teen Regan Smith sets world record in women's 200 back

ABC NEWS
6 months ago
People in this story:Regan Smith

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith broke the world record in the women's 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships

July 26, 2019— Regan Smith broke the world record in the women's 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships

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Sun Prairie's Cassidy Carey orally commits to Illinois State for women's swimming

MADISON.COM
6 months ago

July 25, 2019— Carey, who specializes in the butterfly and backstroke, helped lead Sun Prairie to a third-place finish at the WIAA Division 1 girls swimming and diving meet last fall.

July 25, 2019— Carey, who specializes in the butterfly and backstroke, helped lead Sun Prairie to a third-place finish at the WIAA Division 1 girls swimming and diving meet last fall.

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Champion again: Kylie Masse repeats as 100m backstroke gold medallist at swimming worlds

6 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Kylie Masse

July 23, 2019— Canada's Kylie Masse made it back-to-back world titles in the women's 100-metre backstroke, clocking 58.60 seconds at the world aquatics championships in Gwangju, South Korea, on Tuesday.

July 23, 2019— Canada's Kylie Masse made it back-to-back world titles in the women's 100-metre backstroke, clocking 58.60 seconds at the world aquatics championships in Gwangju, South Korea, on Tuesday.

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Swimming: Big day for Victoria Kaufman at Carroll County Invitational

BALTIMORESUN.COM/MARYLAND/CARROLL
6 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Victoria Kaufman

July 19, 2019— Victoria Kaufman set a record in the 15-18 girls 100-meter individual medley (1:07.6), and another one in the 50 backstroke (31.09). South Carroll’s Samantha Maccherola held the previous IM record (1:09.01, 2003); Emily Vance of Carroll Aquatics had the backstroke mark (31.35, 2014).

July 19, 2019— Victoria Kaufman set a record in the 15-18 girls 100-meter individual medley (1:07.6), and another one in the 50 backstroke (31.09). South Carroll’s Samantha Maccherola held the previous IM record (1:09.01, 2003); Emily Vance of Carroll Aquatics had the backstroke mark (31.35, 2014).

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Taylor Ruck has all the makings of Canada's next superstar swimmer

6 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Kylie Masse | Penny Oleksiak | Taylor Ruck

July 18, 2019— In 2016, Penny Oleksiak came out of nowhere to win four medals at the Olympics. In 2017, Kylie Masse broke the women’s 100-metre backstroke world record. In 2018, Taylor Ruck tied an all-time world record with eight medals at the Commonwealth Games. It’s 2019. Who’s next? It could still be Ruck.

July 18, 2019— In 2016, Penny Oleksiak came out of nowhere to win four medals at the Olympics. In 2017, Kylie Masse broke the women’s 100-metre backstroke world record. In 2018, Taylor Ruck tied an all-time world record with eight medals at the Commonwealth Games. It’s 2019. Who’s next? It could still be Ruck.

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Phoebe Bacon Pops 2:09.11 200 BK, Ranks US #7/World #16 at PVS LC Open Champs

SWIMSWAM
6 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Anna Keating | Erin Gemmell | Isabelle Stadden | Paige McKenna | Phoebe Bacon | Regan Smith | Torri Huske

July 16, 2019— 16-year-old Phoebe Bacon of NCAP swam another jaw-dropping backstroke swim, ranking herself in the top 10 US times and top 20 world times this year.

July 16, 2019— 16-year-old Phoebe Bacon of NCAP swam another jaw-dropping backstroke swim, ranking herself in the top 10 US times and top 20 world times this year.

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Kylie Masse was once the best ever — now she'll try to do it again

6 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Kathleen Baker | Kylie Masse

July 16, 2019— Kylie Masse held the women's 100-metre backstroke world record for 368 days until American Kathleen Baker snatched it away. The upcoming world championships represent Masse's next opportunity to take it back — next to her rival.

July 16, 2019— Kylie Masse held the women's 100-metre backstroke world record for 368 days until American Kathleen Baker snatched it away. The upcoming world championships represent Masse's next opportunity to take it back — next to her rival.

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Sprinter Sloane Reinstein of Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics Sends Verbal to Georgia

6 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Sloane Reinstein

July 10, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Georgia has received a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Sloane Reinstein of Palo Alto, Calif. A talented sprinter and backstroker, Reinstein does her club

July 10, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Georgia has received a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Sloane Reinstein of Palo Alto, Calif. A talented sprinter and backstroker, Reinstein does her club

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This Vegan Legend Just Broke a World Record for Swimming

LIVEKINDLY
6 months, 3 weeks ago

July 9, 2019— Vegan swimmer and Engine 2 Diet founder Rip Esselstyn broke the world record for the 200-meter backstroke at a recent meet in Houston.

July 9, 2019— Vegan swimmer and Engine 2 Diet founder Rip Esselstyn broke the world record for the 200-meter backstroke at a recent meet in Houston.

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Katharine Berkoff Receives the ZUMO Performance of the Week

SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
6 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Katharine Berkoff

July 8, 2019— This week’s ZUMO Performance of the Week goes to Katharine Berkoff for record setting 100-meter backstroke at the World University Games

July 8, 2019— This week’s ZUMO Performance of the Week goes to Katharine Berkoff for record setting 100-meter backstroke at the World University Games

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Alabama swimming’s Waddell wins World University Games gold

6 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Justin Ress | Zane Waddell

July 7, 2019— NAPOLI, Italy – After twice lowering the World University Games record, Alabama swimming and diving’s Zane Waddell surged to a gold medal in the 50-meter backstroke Sunday in Napoli, Italy. Waddell, swimming for South Africa, tied for top honors with the United States’ Justin Ress, with both clocking a 24.48 in finals. Waddell broke the …

July 7, 2019— NAPOLI, Italy – After twice lowering the World University Games record, Alabama swimming and diving’s Zane Waddell surged to a gold medal in the 50-meter backstroke Sunday in Napoli, Italy. Waddell, swimming for South Africa, tied for top honors with the United States’ Justin Ress, with both clocking a 24.48 in finals. Waddell broke the …

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Backstroker Nicola Lane Selects Tennessee, Verbals to Lady Vols for 2020

6 months, 3 weeks ago

July 6, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Tennessee has been handed a verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from rising senior Nicola Lane of Centerville, Ohio. Primarily a backstroker, Lane owns a pair

July 6, 2019— NEW COMMIT: The University of Tennessee has been handed a verbal commitment for the 2020-21 season and beyond from rising senior Nicola Lane of Centerville, Ohio. Primarily a backstroker, Lane owns a pair

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Asia Seidt takes silver medal at World University Games, resets school record and her personal best time

VAUGHTS VIEWS
6 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Asia Seidt

July 5, 2019— By CAMIRAN MOORE, UK Athletics NAPLES, Italy – Earning a silver medal for the United States team, University of Kentucky swimmer Asia Seidt reset the 200-meter backstroke school record and her pers…

July 5, 2019— By CAMIRAN MOORE, UK Athletics NAPLES, Italy – Earning a silver medal for the United States team, University of Kentucky swimmer Asia Seidt reset the 200-meter backstroke school record and her pers…

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Vegan Pioneer Rip Esselstyn Sets New World Swimming Record

VEGNEWS.COM
6 months, 4 weeks ago

July 4, 2019— The 56-year-old champion of plant-based living set a new national and world record in his age group for the 200-meter backstroke during the 2019 Summer Sizzler LC Masters Meet in Houston.

July 4, 2019— The 56-year-old champion of plant-based living set a new national and world record in his age group for the 200-meter backstroke during the 2019 Summer Sizzler LC Masters Meet in Houston.

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Former Sky View star to swim for BYU

THE HERALD JOURNAL
6 months, 4 weeks ago

July 3, 2019— The 2018-19 high school swimming season was certainly a memorable one for Jake Walters, who broke the overall state record in the 100-yard backstroke and was selected as the 4A

July 3, 2019— The 2018-19 high school swimming season was certainly a memorable one for Jake Walters, who broke the overall state record in the 100-yard backstroke and was selected as the 4A

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Colorado State Champion Backstroker Sydney Silver Verbally Commits to Texas

SWIMSWAM
7 months ago

June 29, 2019— Sydney Silver, the 2018 Colorado 3A State Champion in the 100 yard back, will join the Texas Longhorns in the fall of 2020.

June 29, 2019— Sydney Silver, the 2018 Colorado 3A State Champion in the 100 yard back, will join the Texas Longhorns in the fall of 2020.

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52.5 Backstroker Téa Laughlin Verbally Commits to Cal (Class of 2020)

SWIMSWAM
7 months ago
People in this story:Kathleen Baker | Missy Franklin | Natalie Coughlin | Tea Laughlin

June 27, 2019— Téa Laughlin joins the Cal backstroking legacy that includes names like Natalie Coughlin, Missy Franklin, and Kathleen Baker.

June 27, 2019— Téa Laughlin joins the Cal backstroking legacy that includes names like Natalie Coughlin, Missy Franklin, and Kathleen Baker.

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Katinka Hosszu Explains 400 IM DQ in Rome (Video)

SWIMSWAM
7 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Katinka Hosszu

June 24, 2019— World record holder Katinka Hosszu was DQed in this race, but would have won in 4:33.31 – we’re hearing she missed a wall during the backstroke leg

June 24, 2019— World record holder Katinka Hosszu was DQed in this race, but would have won in 4:33.31 – we’re hearing she missed a wall during the backstroke leg

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Tears flow as national swimmer Jamie Koo misses world meet by 0.03sec

THE NEW PAPER
7 months, 1 week ago

June 20, 2019— A mere 0.03sec stood between agony and ecstasy for national swimmer Jamie Koo at yesterday's Singapore National Swimming Championships. Despite her 29.24sec win in the women's 50m backstroke final at the OCBC Aquatic Centre, Jamie could not hold back her tears as she had...

June 20, 2019— A mere 0.03sec stood between agony and ecstasy for national swimmer Jamie Koo at yesterday's Singapore National Swimming Championships. Despite her 29.24sec win in the women's 50m backstroke final at the OCBC Aquatic Centre, Jamie could not hold back her tears as she had...

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Kiwi para-swimming legend Sophie Pascoe breaks two more world records

1 NEWS NOW
7 months, 2 weeks ago

June 17, 2019— Pascoe, 26, broke the S9 50m freestyle and S9 100M backstroke records in North Harbour tonight.

June 17, 2019— Pascoe, 26, broke the S9 50m freestyle and S9 100M backstroke records in North Harbour tonight.

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Lara Mitchell Commits To Boston University

7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Isabelle Stadden | Lara Mitchell | Regan Smith

June 16, 2019— Boston University's first verbal commitment from the class of 2020 is Lara Mitchell, who is already faster than BU's school record in the 100-yard backstroke.

June 16, 2019— Boston University's first verbal commitment from the class of 2020 is Lara Mitchell, who is already faster than BU's school record in the 100-yard backstroke.

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Pleasanton Valley Club Swimming

THE INDEPENDENT
7 months, 2 weeks ago

June 13, 2019— In their first meet of the season the Pleasanton Valley Club Dolphins beat the San Ramon Marlins 1192 to 232. Two Pleasanton Valley Club records were set at this meet: Evan Grell, Evan Hoffman, Nathan Bodensteiner, and Dustin Schmidt broke the 13/14 boys 200 Medley Record and Alana Rauscher broke the 7/8 Girls 25 Backstroke Record.

June 13, 2019— In their first meet of the season the Pleasanton Valley Club Dolphins beat the San Ramon Marlins 1192 to 232. Two Pleasanton Valley Club records were set at this meet: Evan Grell, Evan Hoffman, Nathan Bodensteiner, and Dustin Schmidt broke the 13/14 boys 200 Medley Record and Alana Rauscher broke the 7/8 Girls 25 Backstroke Record.

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Mary Kate Reicherter Commits to Indiana

7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Anna Freed | Avery Williams | Elizabeth Broshears | Ella Ristic | Grace Haskett | Mary Kate Reicherter | Morgan Scott

June 12, 2019— Reicherter is part of a backstroke heavy class joining a Hoosiers team that won a Big Ten Championship with only two backstroke scoring swims.

June 12, 2019— Reicherter is part of a backstroke heavy class joining a Hoosiers team that won a Big Ten Championship with only two backstroke scoring swims.

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Jake DiMartile Commits to Wisconsin

7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Elle Braun | Jake DiMartile

June 12, 2019— Backstroker Jake DiMartile of Fort Washington, Penn. has handed the University of Wisconsin a verbal commitment to begin fall 2020.

June 12, 2019— Backstroker Jake DiMartile of Fort Washington, Penn. has handed the University of Wisconsin a verbal commitment to begin fall 2020.

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Larkin mulls over medley swim future

7NEWS.COM.AU
7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Mitch Larkin

June 12, 2019— Champion backstroker Mitch Larkin admits he may have to take the medley events seriously after setting a 200m individual medley Commonwealth record.

June 12, 2019— Champion backstroker Mitch Larkin admits he may have to take the medley events seriously after setting a 200m individual medley Commonwealth record.

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Mai McKenna Commits to San Diego State University

7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Bailey Duran | Courtney Vincent | Elliyana Ferrin | Mai McKenna

June 11, 2019— Osprey Aquatic's Mai McKenna has committed to San Diego State University. McKenna stands to make strong contributions in the backstroke and IM events.

June 11, 2019— Osprey Aquatic's Mai McKenna has committed to San Diego State University. McKenna stands to make strong contributions in the backstroke and IM events.

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Chris Staka swims into top 20 in world in 50-meter backstroke

7 months, 2 weeks ago
People in this story:Chris Staka

June 11, 2019— Chris Staka moved into 20th in the world in the men’s 50-meter backstroke with his time of 25.06 seconds. Staka, an Aptos alum, swam the time in qualifying first in the event, which he later …

June 11, 2019— Chris Staka moved into 20th in the world in the men’s 50-meter backstroke with his time of 25.06 seconds. Staka, an Aptos alum, swam the time in qualifying first in the event, which he later …

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Riley Hendrix Commits to Tulane Beginning Fall 2020

7 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Riley Hendrix

June 5, 2019 ATLANTA, GA— Tulane University has earned their first verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Atlanta, Ga. native and current high school junior Riley Hendrix.

June 5, 2019 ATLANTA, GA— Tulane University has earned their first verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Atlanta, Ga. native and current high school junior Riley Hendrix.

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Indiana Hoosiers Pick Up Verbal Commitment from Backstroker Mary Kate Reicherter

7 months, 3 weeks ago
People in this story:Mary Kate Reicherter

June 4, 2019 ARLINGTON, VA.— The Indiana University Hoosiers have been handed a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Mary Kate Reicherter of Arlington, Va.

June 4, 2019 ARLINGTON, VA.— The Indiana University Hoosiers have been handed a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2020 from Mary Kate Reicherter of Arlington, Va.

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West Virginia Snags 2020 Verbal from Backstroker Paige Dressel of Elmbrook Swim Club

8 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Abby Reardon | Paige Dressel

May 22, 2019— High school junior Paige Dressel of Oconomowoc, Wis. has announced her verbal commitment to West Virginia University as a member of the class of 2024.

May 22, 2019— High school junior Paige Dressel of Oconomowoc, Wis. has announced her verbal commitment to West Virginia University as a member of the class of 2024.

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Kansas Jayhawks Add Verbal from Carmel Swim Club's Taylor Conley for 2020-21 Season

8 months, 1 week ago
People in this story:Taylor Conley

May 22, 2019 CARMEL, IND.— Native and current high school junior Taylor Conley has verbally committed to the University of Kansas as a member of the class of 2024.

May 22, 2019 CARMEL, IND.— Native and current high school junior Taylor Conley has verbally committed to the University of Kansas as a member of the class of 2024.