Dusing Breaks Nesty’s Record!

News provided by Ben Hill: At the 1997 Kentucky State High School Championships, Nate Dusing of Covington Catholic (and the Cincinnati Marlins) shattered Anthony Nesty’s national high school record as

Hyman Chooses Stanford!

Misty Hyman, the most highly recruited female high school swimmer in the nation, has decided to attend Stanford University next year. Hyman, 17, a senior at Shadow Mountain High School

Michelle Smith Back In the Swim of Things

Swimming in Ireland for the first time since 1996 Olympic Games, Michelle Smith delighted her fans with a national record but declined to talk about the sensitive issue of drug-testing.

World Record for Renaud!

University of Calgary’s Chris Renaud broke Olympic champion Jeff Rouse’s world short-course record in the 50m backstroke at the CIAU (Canadian Interuniversity Athletic Union) Swimming Championships. Renaud clocked a 24.25,

Stanford Women Reign Supreme!

Stanford wins another Pac-10 title. USC finishes a strong second ahead of Arizona. The Pac-10 Men’s Championships will start next week.

Popov Competing Again

Alexander Popov won the 50m Freestyle at the Australian Institute of Sport Meet in Canberra this weekend. His 23.24 was enough to beat Australian phenom Michael Klim.

Perkins Getting Married – Will Skip Pan Pacs

1992 and 1996 Olympic gold medalist Kieren Perkins and his fiancee Symantha will tie the knot in April. Perkins will skip the Australian Pan Pacific Trials and will prepare for

Auburn Men; Georgia Women Win SEC Titles!

Auburn overcame a relay disqualification in the 200 yard freestyle relay to spoil Tennessee’s hopes in defending their SEC Championship. Auburn recovered from a disastrous start which dropped them to

Follow Up On Michelle Smith’s “No-Show”

Michelle Smith was in fact at the Waldorf Astoria in New York accepting an award from the Irish Chamber of Commerce on October 13, 1996; the same day FINA doping