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Spain Filling Swimming Team Roster For Home World Champs; Belmonte Shines

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 17:52
PONTEVEDRA, Spain, March 22. MIREIA Belmonte has the spotlight squarely on her at the Spanish nationals/world championship trials, where the Olympic medalist is going through the paces in qualifying f...

Georgia Dominates 800 Free Relay to Finish Day Two in Team Lead

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 17:00
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. GEORGIA didn't have its NCAA and American record speed from a month ago when the Bulldogs set the 800-yard free relay record with a 6:52.64. But, UGA didn't need it as...

Purdue's Casey Matthews Hits Monster Final Dive To Win Three-Meter

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:58
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. PURDUE's Casey Matthews used some final dive magic to capture the three-meter diving title with 386.55 points at the NCAA Division I Women's Championships. That's Pur...

Rachel Bootsma Throws Down Second-Fastest 100 Back Of All Time

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:52
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. CALIFORNIA Olympian Rachel Bootsma put on an underwater clinic en route to the second-fastest time ever in the 100-yard backstroke. Bootsma dropped a 24.48 at the...

Texas A&M's Breeja Larson Defends 100 Breast Title With Meet Record

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:49
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. WITH Southern California's Kasey Carlson pushing her the entire way as the two split 27.17s at the 50, Texas A&M's Breeja Larson defended her title in the 100-yard...

Georgia's Allison Schmitt Holds Off Elizabeth Pelton For 200 Free Title

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:25
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. OLYMPIC gold medalist Allison Schmitt held off a game Elizabeth Pelton of California for her sixth individual NCAA title with a 1:41.85 in the 200-yard free. Schm...

Auburn's Olivia Scott Wins Closest 100 Fly Finish in NCAA History

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:21
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. IN the closest finish in NCAA history in the 100 fly, Auburn's Olivia Scott raced to a 51.64 for the win at the NCAA Division I Women's Championships. Scott touch...

Florida's Elizabeth Beisel Powers Way to 400 IM Crown

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:16
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. EVEN with Texas A&M's Cammile Adams pushing the pace early, Florida's Elizabeth Beisel demonstrated her 400 IM pedigree with a victorious time of 4:00.49 (55.34, 5...

Tennessee Lady Vols Win Third Straight Relay Title

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 16:10
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. THE Lady Volunteers did it again, as the Big Orange opened the second night at the NCAA Division I Women's Championships with a third straight relay victory. The f...

NCAA Women's Division I Championships: Georgia Builds Lead; Cal Fights Back

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 12:04
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. THE second day of finals is complete at the NCAA Women's Division I Championships at the IU Natatorium at IUPUI. Special thanks to SpeedoUSA for sponsoring our edito...

Leah Smith, Isabella Rongione Rock 1500 Freestyle at Northern Speedo Sectionals

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 09:30
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA BUFFALO, New York, March 21. DISTANCE was on the brain as the first night of competition wrapped up at the Northern Speedo Sectional Champions Series in Buff...

Margo Geer Knows Megan Romano Will Be Tough in 100 Freestyle (Video Interview)

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 08:10
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. MARGO Geer never discounts anyone racing in the pool with her at the NCAA championships, and in this video interview on the deck at the women's NCAA Division I swimmin...

Matt Kredich's Volunteers 'Always Looking to Get Better' (Video Interview)

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 07:55
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 22. THE Tennessee Volunteers had an exciting first day at the women's NCAA Division I swimming and diving championships, and in this video interview after last night's fin...

Tennessee's NCAA 200 Freestyle Relay Win Marks First Event Title for Program

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:57
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. TENNESSEE charted a gigantic moment in its program's history, scoring its first NCAA relay title ever in the 200 freesty...

Haley Anderson Comes Roaring Back in 500 Freestyle at NCAA Championships

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:54
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. WITH all of the talk surrounding which Georgia Bulldog would win the 500 freestyle on the first night of NCAA finals, US...

California's Caitlin Leverenz Defends NCAA Championship 200 IM Title

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:50
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. CALIFORNIA's Caitlin Leverenz managed to defend her title in the 200 IM, making her only the eighth female swimmer ever to d...

Margo Geer Finally Made it to the Top in 50 Freestyle at NCAA Championships

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:48
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. ARIZONA's Margo Geer now has her moment in the spotlight in the women's 50 yard freestyle, capturing the NCAA title with...

Arizona's Samantha Pickens Captures One-Meter Springboard NCAA Diving Title

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:45
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. ARIZONA'S Samantha Pickens looked like she could do go wrong on the one-meter diving springboard. The junior netted 9's from...

Tennessee Makes History with Relay Sweep on First Night of NCAA DI Finals

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 06:34
Event coverage sponsored by SpeedoUSA INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, March 21. TENNESSEE'S 400 medley relay win marked a new chapter in the program's history books when the ladies out touched Arizona by ...

Hockey CEO Set to Be Named Head of Swimming Australia

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 04:47
MELBOURNE, Australia, March 22. AS industry insiders had expected, Hockey Australia CEO Mark Anderson is expected to be named chief executive of Swimming Australia, a move confirmed this week by Hocke...