July 12, 2020
Virginia Tech has landed two new verbal commitments for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Chalfont, Pa. native Joseph Hong and Hayden Jay of Upper Arlington, Ohio. Both swimmers will join and in Blacksburg as members of the Hokies’ class of 2025.
March 9, 2021
Virginia Tech has added a new commitment for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Luis Domínguez of Spain. He will join Mitchell Stroud, Hayden Jay, Joseph Hong, Luan Grobbelaar and Ben Eckerson in Blacksburg as members
March 29, 2020
Now that the dust has settled on the decision to postpone the next Summer Olympic Games originally to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, athletes and coaches are taking stock of what the extra preparation time may mean for them. At SwimSwam we already reviewed some initial circumstances that may potentially benefit from the Olympic postponement, which you can read here. But, more potential storylines are emerging as the sporting world has had a few days to digest the news. For Singaporean Olympic champion Joseph Schooling , the Olympic delay is thought to be a good thing by nati ...
March 25, 2020
Postponing Tokyo 2020 to next year will not be a distraction for Singapore's only Olympic gold medallist Joseph Schooling, but an opportunity for him to defend his 100m butterfly title.
March 20, 2020
We sat down with Virginia Tech head coach Sergio Lopez, who spoke about the shock that everyone felt when the NCAAs were ultimately cancelled. Lopez, who is still currently coaching a group of post-grads training for the Olympic Games out of a private pool in Virginia, also shared his opinion on whether or not they should postpone the Olympics. Lopez thinks that health needs to come first in this situation. With so many athletes unable to train for the time being and the numerous health concerns and hazards that could arise at a Games in Tokyo while the Covid-19 outbreak could still ...