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Hoagland Wins Three as Fighting Irish Down Pool Records at Shamrock Invite
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Jan. 22, 2021 — A scaled-down Shamrock Invite takes on a different format this year, as the timed finals meet will see a total of six sessions over three days. The men swam morning and afternoon sessions yesterday, then wrapped up with a morning session today, and then women will swim this afternoon and tomorrow. Instead of the normal bevy of teams, this iteration of the annual invite featured only the hosts Notre Dame and Missouri State on the men’s side, with the Fighting Irish completing a clean sweep and winning 268-86. With still almost a month to go until ACCs, Notre Dame got some big performa ...

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Abbey Weitzeil Describes the Mental Struggles of Getting Back in Shape
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Jan. 20, 2021 — Abbey Weitzeil becomes the third American woman under 25 seconds this season, clocking 24.97 to sit second in the country behind only Gretchen Walsh (24.65). Weitzeil’s last long course 50 prior to this morning came in December of 2019, where she went 24.70 at a time trial in Minnesota. Margo Geer improved on her prelim swim by just over a tenth to claim second in 25.46, while Casey Fanz and Olivia Smoliga tied for third in 25.58. All four members of the podium improved on season-bests set in prelims (Fanz was the only one who had raced prior to this morning). Weitzeil’s last long co ...

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Abbey Weitzeil Describes the Mental Struggles of Getting Back Into Shape

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Will Kearsey Ended His UConn Career on Top
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April 1, 2020 — Will Kearsey will go down as one of the greatest swimmers to ever compete for UConn. Over the course of his four-year career, he set numerous school records, won a bunch of medals and qualified for the NCAA Championships as a senior, the most distinguished accomplishment in the sport.
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@SwimXps  Will Kearsey will go down as one of the greatest swimmers to ever compete for #UConn
  
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Kasia Wasick Breaks Own LCM 50 FR Polish Record (24.58) at PSS Des Moines
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March 8, 2020 — The women’s events in Des Moines concluded with the 50 free finals, which featured an exciting battle between USA’s Simone Manuel and Poland’s Kasia Wasick . After breaking 25 seconds in prelims at 24.91, the 27-year-old Wasick blasted to a new national record at 24.58. Manuel touched in second at 24.68. Wasick’s lifetime best swim took down her 2019 best/national record of 24.73. She also owns the 100 free record (54.22) as well as 4 relay records.
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@GoodbyeChlorine Congrats Kasia Wasick lowers her own #Polish national #swimming record 50m #freestyle
  
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Alexy Breaks 29-Year-Old Record, Borges Break's Killion's 34-Year-Old Record at NJ States
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March 4, 2020 — Following their State Team Tournament, New Jersey swimmers competed in the 2020 Meet of Champions, which stands as the individual state championships. Cal commit Jack Alexy , a Delbarton junior, broke a 29-year-old Meet Record in the 50 free, hitting the wall in 20.08. That’s just a hundredth shy of a lifetime best and took down the former record of 20.27 set by Delran’s Jason Rosenbaum in 1991.
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WATCH: Race Videos From The 2021 January Pro Swim Series
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Jan. 20, 2021 — Several race videos from last weekend’s multi-site Pro Swim Series have been released on USA Swimming’s streaming page , and you can watch select ones embedded below. The race videos are on YouTube, but they’re currently unlisted, so you can’t simply find them by going to USA Swimming’s YouTube channel. Check out the ‘A’ finals from both San Antonio and Richmond currently available below, and go to this link to find additional ‘B’ finals . Currently, the majority of races available from San Antonio are from Saturday and Sunday finals, while Richmond’s options are only from Saturday. ...
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UNC Asheville Women Top Georgia Southern In Two-Day Meet
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Jan. 17, 2021 — The UNC Asheville swimming and diving team picked up a 274.5-207.5 victory over Georgia Southern on Sunday afternoon. Over the course of the last two days, the Bulldogs won 14 of the 26 events. Highlighting the Sunday’s action was freshman Jade Canady breaking the program’s 3-meter diving record not once but twice with point totals of 198.30 in the prelims and 203.03 in the finals. “The team did a great job on day two,” said senior Aleta Jewell . “We kept our energy up and encouraged our teammates to perform to the best of our ability. I am really proud of the teams ...

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Wash. State's Larson Hits 22.70 50 FR, 1 of 5 Pool Records in Dual with Utah
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2 more by WA State ...
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Jan. 17, 2021 — Team Scores The Utah Utes traveled to Pullman, WA to face off against conference opponent Washington State on Friday, January 15th. The Utes and Cougars each had 7 event wins apiece, but Utah won both relays, giving them an edge. In the process, the Gibb Pool record book was rewritten, with 5 pool records falling. 3 records came at the hands of the Utes, and the other 2 were broken by Washington State swimmers. Utah kicked off the meet with a pool record in the 200 medley relay. Emma Broome (25.51), Sadie Edwards (28.86), Emma Lawless (24.28), and Madeline Woznick (22.55) combined fo ...

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16-Year-Old Claire Curzan Hits 21.51 50 Free
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July 18, 2020 — 16-year-old Claire Curzan of the TAC Titans in Cary, North Carolina raced a 21.51 50 free SCY at her team’s intrasquad meet on Friday night, reported first by Swim Swam News . Curzan’s swim, if sanctioned, would count as a national age group record, breaking her own mark of 21.77 from Junior Nationals in December. This was Curzan’s first swim meet since Speedo Sectionals in March. USA Swimming had indicated that although swim meets will be allowed to be held if the clubs complied with social distancing guidelines, that times would not be sanctioned . But that rule has since been lift ...
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2020 NCAA Division II Women’s Championships – Day 1 Prelims Live Recap
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March 11, 2020 — Women’s 200 Yard Individual Medley – Prelims Finals Qualifiers: Women’s 50 Yard Freestyle – Prelims Finals Qualifiers: Women’s 200 Yard Medley Relay – Prelims Finals Qualifiers: Women’s 3 Meter Diving – Prelims Finals Qualifiers: Women’s 1000 Yard Freestyle – Slower Heats Top 8 from morning heats:
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2020 W. NCAA Previews: Weitzeil Aiming for 2nd Sub-21 to Defend 50 Free Title
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March 10, 2020 — Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil, the reigning NCAA Champion, made history this season as the first woman to break 21 in the 50 free. Weitzeil turned in a 20.90 at the Minnesota Invite, breaking the American and NCAA Record. At the 2020 Pac-12 Championships, Weitzeil took down the Pac-12 Meet Record in 21.03, but hyper-extended her arm on the finish, causing her to scratch the rest of the meet.
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2020 Pro Swim Series - Des Moines: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap
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March 7, 2020 — The final prelims session of the 2020 Pro Swim Series in Des Moines will feature the 100 back, 200 breast, 200 IM, and 50 free. After winning both the 200 back and taking 2nd in the 100 fly on Friday, Regan Smith will cap off her Des Moines campaign with her top seed in the 100 back.
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Miami Sophomore Cole Grasshans Breaks Pool Record with 19.7 50 on Day 2 of MACs
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March 6, 2020 — Miami began to cut into the Missouri State lead in the next event, the 50 free, where they went 1-2. Sophomore Cole Grosshans won the race with an 19.82, touching first by a large margin of .57 seconds. Senior teammate Nick Ward won Silver with a 20.39. Grosshans was faster in prelims, swimming a 19.79 to break the SIU pool record. His prelims swim was also the 2nd fastest in MAC Championships history.
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2020 Men's Pac-12 Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap
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March 6, 2020 — 2020 MEN’S PAC-12 CHAMPIONSHIPS The first individual medal races of the 2020 men’s Pac-12 Championships take place tonight, as swimmers gear up for the 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free. After taking a redshirt last season, Stanford’s Grant Shoults looks to return to the top of the 500 free podium. He’ll be up against Arizona’s Brooks Fail , the fastest man in the Pac-12 this season, standout ASU freshman Julian Hill , and Cal All-American Trenton Julian . Cal’s Hugo Gonzalez was disqualified in prelims of the 200 IM, but teammate Daniel Carr was well ahead of the field with a lifetime b ...
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VIDEO: Abbey Weitzeil Breaks Pac-12 Meet Record with 21.03 50 Free
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Feb. 28, 2020 — Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil got off to a fast start at the 2020 women’s Pac-12 Championships. In her first individual swim of the meet, Weitzeil took down her own Pac-12 Meet Record with a 21.09 in prelims of the 50 free. It was, at the time, the 4th fastest in history.
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@SwimXps  Video: Abbey Weitzel's 21.03 50yds Free #swimming
  
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Weitzeil Breaks Pac-12 Meet Record Again, Ties 3rd Fastest Ever in 21.03
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Feb. 28, 2020 — After setting the Pac-12 Meet Record in prelims of the 50 free, Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil raced to another historic swim as she defended her title. Weitzeil took down her own  Meet Record again with a 21.03 to win the final.
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@SwimXps  Abbey Weeitzeil new #PAC12 50 free record 21.03 #swimming
  
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2020 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships: Krueger Posts 19.3 50 Free
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Feb. 28, 2020 — The Big 12 swimming and diving championships continued from Morgantown, West Virginia as the Texas men and women were on cruise control on Thursday morning.

Texas has the top seed in every single event, which is nothing new as the Longhorns have dominated the conference for a long time.

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@SwimXps  #Big12 Daniel Krueger 19.3 50 free in prelims, should be faster tonight
  
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Cal's Abbey Weitzeil Kicks off Pac-12 Championships with 45.77 Relay Anchor
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Feb. 27, 2020 — Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil has already been having a historic season. She became the first woman to ever break 21 seconds in the 50 free, setting the American Record at a 20.90 in December. Weitzeil looks primed for more historic performances this championship season.
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2020 Women's Pac-12 Championships: Day 2 Prelims Live Recap
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Feb. 27, 2020 —

The first individual races of the 2020 women’s Pac-12 Championships take place this morning, as swimmers gear up for prelims of the 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free. Cal senior Abbey Weitzeil, the reigning NCAA Champion and fastest woman in history, will swim one of her signature races today as she headlines the 50 free.

We’ll also see the reigning NCAA Champion in the 500 free, as Stanford’s

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