Jan. 20, 2021
Following the DI, II, and III Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) girls swimming & diving state meets this past weekend, the Michigan Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (M.I.S.C.A.) released the girls swimming & diving “Dream Team” for 2020-2021. The team consists of the fastest swimmer across all 3 division state meets in each event. A swimmer is only allowed to represent the “Dream Team” in one individual event, however, resulting in two events in which the 2nd-fastest swimmer in the event earned the roster spot. The first of those events is the 100 fly, where P ...
March 31, 2020
Austin, Texas-native Malia Rausch has announced she plans to swim for The Ohio State University in the class of 2025. Rausch recently competed at the 2020 Texas UIL 6A State Swimming and Diving Meet, where she won the 500 free (4:48.06) and was runner-up in the 200 IM (2:02.21) at the conclusion of her junior year season at Lake Travis High School. She also led off the 8th-place 200 medley relay (26.69 backstroke) and the 6th-place 400 free relay (51.82). In club swimming, where she represents Austin Swim Club, Rausch focuses mainly on freestyle and backstroke. She swam the 100/200/5 ...
March 27, 2020
Teresa Ivan , a junior at Ardrey Kell High School and a member of the Aquatic Team of Mecklenburg in Charlotte, North Carolina, has announced her verbal commitment to swim for The Ohio State University in the fall of 2021. A sprint freestyler, Ivan’s career-best 50 yard freestyle time is .1 seconds off of the NCAA ‘B’ cut time and her career-best 50 LCM freestyle is .6 seconds off of the 2020 Olympic Trials cut time. At the North Carolina 4A High School State Championship meet, Ivan won the 100-yard freestyle (50.46) and took 2nd place in the 50-yard freestyle (23.02). Over the summe ...
March 24, 2020
The Ohio State University has collected two verbal commitments for the 2021-22 season and beyond from Hudson, Ohio native Mackenzie DeWitt and Teresa Ivan of Charlotte, N.C. Both swimmers will join Malia Rausch , Mairin O’Brien , and with the Buckeyes as a member of the class of 2025.
March 22, 2020
The Ohio State University has earned a new verbal commitment for the fall of 2021 from Austin, Texas freestyler Malia Rausch . She will join Mairin O’Brien , and with the Buckeyes as a member of the class of 2025. She told Rausch swims year-round with Austin Swim Club and owns two U.S. Open standards with three additional Junior National cuts. She finished 10th in both the 200 free and 500 free, as well as 11th in the mile, at Juniors West in December after earning a pair of best times at the Toyota U.S. Open. This past summer, she recorded 100% lifetime bests at Des Moin ...