Sept. 7, 2020
NEW COMMITS: Distance ace Stella Grace Watts of Tallahassee, Fla. has handed the University of Alabama their first verbal commitment for the fall of 2022. Regarding her commitment, she said: “I am so excited to announce my verbal commitment to attend the University Of Alabama to pursue my academic and swimming career! Couldn’t have of done it with out the love and support from my coaches, family, and friends! Can’t wait to start this new journey! Roll tide!🐘❤️” A Junior National qualifier, Watts swims year-round with Area Tallahassee Aquatic Club and placed sixth in the mile and 10th ...
May 4, 2021
Alabama closed the 2021 NCAA Women's Swimming and Diving Championships like a freight train, blowing past the competition in the meet's final event, the 400 freestyle relay, at the Greensboro Aquatic Center to win its first-ever national relay title with a school record 3:09.78. The win cemented the Crimson Tide's fifth-place team finish, tying for the best in school history.
Feb. 19, 2021
After opening the Southeastern Conference Championships with its first relay win since 1985, the Alabama women's swimming and diving kept things rolling on day two of the meet, with two more victories.
Feb. 18, 2021
What a way to start a championship! The Alabama women's swimming and diving team opened the 2021 Southeastern Conference Championships off with its first relay title since 1985, taking top honors in the 200 medley relay here at the Gabrielson Natatorium in Athens, Ga.
March 7, 2020
2020 US Olympian Ashley Twichell put up a solid 9:30.02 in the 1000 yard freestyle to open up the 2020 Cary Speedo Sectionals in North Carolina. Twichell, who has already solidified her spot on the US Olympic Team for this summer’s Games in Tokyo in the 10K open water swim, trains in Raleigh and finished ahead of 16-year-old rising star Charlotte Hook (9:42.51) of the TAC Titans.
Sept. 13, 2018
USA Swimming has announced its National Junior Team for the 2018-2019 season, made up of 35 girls and 32 boys. Shaine Casas, Carson Foster, Kensey McMahon and Claire Tuggle are the only four-event …