PENSACOLA NEWS JOURNAL
April 12, 2020—
“I think it would be cool to win an NCAA championship in my event during my senior season,” Speck said. “It’s something to work toward.”
Stephen Speck |
Stephen Speck commits to #FSU #swimming
SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
April 4, 2020—
Coleman Stewart of NC State and Virginia’s Paige Madden were named the ACC men’s and women’s swimmer of the year, respectively, in Friday’s list of postseason honorees . Full list of honorees: Madden led a parade of Virginia winners, with Kate Douglass claiming women’s freshman of the year and Todd DeSorbo earning women’s swim coach of the year. Paige Madden won the 200, 500 and 1,650 freestyle at the ACC championships to earn ACC Swimmer of the Meet honors . She was ranked in the top eight in all three events on the NCAA psych sheets, before the event was cancelled due to the corona ...
Jack Hoagland |
James Brady |
John Proctor |
Kate Douglass |
Molly Carlson |
Paige Madden |
Randy Ableman |
Simonas Bilis |
Congrats: Coleman Stewart, Paige Madden ACC swimmers of the year
March 26, 2020—
The University of Florida’s home O’Connell Center Pool is being renamed the Anne Marie Rogers Swimming and Diving Pool after a $1 million gift to Florida athletics from swimming alum Veronica Meinhard and her wife Kristina M. Johnson . Rogers, who served as the school’s associate athletics director from 1985-2003, is regarded as a “trailblazer” for UF’s women’s athletic programs, according to the school’s announcement. Under Rogers’ watch, Florida finished among the top-10 women’s athletic programs in the nation every season, earning seven national titles and 95 top-10 team national ...
March 22, 2020—
Jenny Bird , a junior at Creekside High School in Saint Johns, Florida, has verbally committed to swim at Florida State University beginning in the fall of 2021. She will join fellow class of 2025 verbal commits Alexandra Dicks , Ella Dyjak , Madeline Huggins , and Rachel Moran. Bird swam the 100 back (3rd place) and 100 fly (4th) place at the Florida High School Class 4A Championships in November, notching lifetime bests in both events in prelims. In club swimming, where she represents Loggerhead Aquatics, Bird competed at Winter Juniors East in the 100 back and 100 fly.
Jenny Bird commits to #FSU #swimming
March 14, 2020—
Ella Dyjak , a junior at Waterford High School and a member of the Connecticut Aquatic Club, has made a verbal commitment to swim for Florida State University in the fall of 2021. Primarily a distance swimmer, Dyjak’s career-best time in the 1,650-yard freestyle would have been the third-fastest time on this year’s Seminole squad. The Seminoles also have five women between 4:51 and 4:54 in the 500-yard freestyle; Dyjak currently has a best time of a 4:56. At the 2020 Connecticut Swimming Senior Championships, Dyjak was a two-event champion in the 1,000 and 1,650-yard freestyle.
Alexandra Dicks |
Maggie Emary |
Rachel Moran |
Ella Dyjak Commits To Florida State #swimming
March 4, 2020—
The Creighton Prep boys swam to victory at the Nebraska Boys’ High School State Championships. Senior Rush Clark raced to a new Meet Record in prelims of the 100 fly, setting a lifetime best 47.21. He went on to win the final in 47.74. Clark, an FSU commit, put up a lifetime best 49.11 in the 100 back prelims. He won that race as well with a 49.54.
Rush Clark |
Rush Clark breaks NE state hs boy's 100yds #butterfly record
Feb. 29, 2020—
While NC State’s lead is not completely insurmountable, a lot would have to go wrong at this point for UVA or Louisville to make up the roughly 100 point difference.
NC State has a nearly insurmountable lead #ACC #swimming Champs