Swimming World Editorial Staff - (Author)

Recent

Read more

Arkansas Beats Vanderbilt, Little Rock in Final Dual Meet

Arkansas Beats Vanderbilt, Little Rock in Final Dual Meet The Arkansas women's team finished off its dual meet slate Saturday with a trip to Nashville, Tenn., to face SEC rival Vanderbilt as well as Little Rock, and Razorback swimmers prevailed in every event but one on the schedule. Arkansas beat V...

Read more

West Virginia Wins 28 of 32 Events in Sweep of Villanova

West Virginia Wins 28 of 32 Events in Sweep of Villanova The West Virginia Mountaineers hosted Villanova Saturday in Morgantown and tallied a pair of victories, with the women winning 194-100 and the men dominating 207.5-83.5. West Virginia's women had three double winners on the day: Jaqueline McCu...

Read more

Yordan Yanchev Impresses as Florida State Sweeps Tampa

Yordan Yanchev Impresses as Florida State Sweeps Tampa The Florida State Seminoles knocked off the University of Tampa Friday at home, with the FSU men winning 152.5-71.5 behind strong efforts from Yordan Yanchev and Blake Moran while the women used a balanced effort to win 163-61. Yanchev checked ...

Read more

Kentucky Dominates Cincinnati in Final Dual Meet of Season

Kentucky Dominates Cincinnati in Final Dual Meet of Season The Kentucky swim teams made the short trip to Cincinnati Friday for a dual meet, and the Wildcats had no trouble earning a pair of wins, with the Kentucky women winning 210-85 and the men topping out 180-117. Kentucky's women were led Frida...

Read more

A Reminder Of the NCAA Qualifying Times; A Cuts Are Lightning Quick

A Reminder Of the NCAA Qualifying Times; A Cuts Are Lightning Quick When the NCAA released its qualifying times for the 2022-23 Division I season, the speed necessary to nail down an A Standard was eye-popping. Take the men's 50-yard freestyle, for example. The A Standard in the sprint event is 18.8...

Read more

Indiana Beats Purdue Behind Tomer Frankel, Jassen Yep, Kristina Pagle

Indiana Beats Purdue Behind Tomer Frankel, Jassen Yep, Kristina Pagle Indiana's annual dual meet against rival Purdue took place in West Lafayette, Ind., and the Hoosiers continued long winning streaks stretching back more than a decade against the Boilermakers. Indiana's men won 161-128 against Pur...

Read more

The Art of Swim - A Poem That Celebrates the Sport of Swimming

The Art of Swim - A Poem That Celebrates the Sport of Swimming From time to time, Swimming World publishes submissions from readers. The following poem, an ode to the sport, was submitted by Ronel Ankam, a sophomore at Athens Area High School in Pennsylvania.  The Art of Swim - By Ronel Ankam Rushin...

Read more29

A Taste of Everything: Why Younger Swimmers Should Race Every Event

A Taste of Everything: Why Younger Swimmers Should Race Every Event In swimming, the topic of specialization of young athletes is often contentious and controversial. At the beginning of my career, I was extremely fortunate to grow up and participate in a program that put an emphasis on doing all di...

Read more

Pitt Dominates West Virginia in Swimming Edition of Backyard Brawl

Pitt Dominates West Virginia in Swimming Edition of Backyard Brawl Pitt held its senior day Saturday as longtime rival West Virginia was in town for the annual edition of the Backyard Brawl. The Panther women won 182-116, and on the men's side, the final score was 183-115 in favor of Pitt. Pitt's Ja...

Read more

Maggie Mac Neil Leads LSU Over Florida State; Seminole Men Victorious

Maggie Mac Neil Leads LSU Over Florida State; Seminole Men Victorious Racing for the first time since clobbering the short course meters world record in the 100 butterfly last month, Maggie Mac Neil was the decisive swimmer in LSU's home win over Florida State Saturday while FSU's men were led by Yo...