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Three 6-Goal Efforts Lead Week 13 Standout Performances Although there were just 23 games played on Week 13, that did not stop the goal onslaught. Forty-seven players got in on the act as 51 efforts of three of more goals were recorded. Whittier's Teresa Marchetti netted six goals to lead seven scorers in the team's 19-12 win over Cal Tech on Wednesday.

2020 US Olympic Swimming Trials Will Follow Olympic Order for New Events The schedule for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials will follow the recently-confirmed schedule for the 2020 Olympic Games event-for-event, USA Swimming confirmed on Monday, with 2 notable exceptions:.

Team Elite Stingrays and Marsh Swim Academy The Team Elite Stingrays is a new USA Swimming club that will be offered to San Diego area children ages 10 years and older. Additionally the Marsh Swim Academy will offer camps, clinics, lessons and experiences that will be open to all swimmers of various ages and backgrounds.

Brazil Announces Rosters for 2019 World Champs and Pan American Games Now that the Brazil Trophy meet is officially done, Brazil has announced rosters for this summer's big meets - the World Championships in Gwangju and the Pan American Games in Lima. A total of 20 athletes will compete at Worlds and 35 at Pan American Games.

The Week That Was: Adam Peaty Clocks Another Sub-58 100 Breaststroke This week the World Championship qualifying meets continued around the world, with Great Britain, France, and Brazil holding their respective championships and some of the major contenders for this summer, including Adam Peaty, racing to earn their spot on their countries roster in South Korea this summer.

2019 British Championships Medal Table Standings By Club Medal Standings at 2019 British Championships by Club:.

Brad Smith Hired As Youngstown State Head Swimming Coach Brad Smith has been named the Head Women's and Men's Swimming and Diving Coach at Youngstown State, Executive Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Ron Strollo announced on Tuesday. Smith previously served as the Head Women's and Men's Swimming and Diving Coach at Binghamton for the past five years.

NCAA Qualifier Erge Gezmis Transferring Away from Florida NCAA qualifier Erge Gezmis will leave Florida after 2 seasons.

High-Level International Meets For May 2019 International Meets - May 2019. +2019 FINA World Championships-qualifying event *2020 Tokyo Olympic Games-qualifying event. 05/03 - 05/05 - GP Ostram, Czech Republic+* 05/03 - 05/05 - Marienlyst Open, Norway+* 05/03 - 05/05 - Swim England 15+ Swimming Championships.

Maxime Rooney, Erge Gezmis Announce Departure From the University of Florida SEC Champion Maxime Rooney announced Monday he was leaving the University of Florida. Rooney swam three years for the Gators and won three SEC titles with the school in his career. Rooney recently finished his junior season at Florida where he was fourth in the 100 fly at NCAAs, 18th in the 100 free, and 30th in the 200 fly.

SEC Champion Maxime Rooney Announces He's Leaving Florida He grew up swimming in California for the Pleasanton Seahawks, and is a dual citizen in the Philippines, meaning he could potentially represent the nation in the 2020 Olympics, if Monday's announcement is not the end of the road for his swim career. SwimSwam has reached out to Rooney for more information.

Blume, Ottesen, Ipsen Among 12-Strong Danish Roster For 2019 World C'ships The Danish Swimming Union has announced its 12-strong line-up for this summer's World Championships in Gwangju, Korea. The squad was selected from the Danish Open and Stockholm Open, with Olympic Champion Pernille Blume receiving special assignment to the team.

See 1445 New Swim Jobs You Might Love Responsibilities include the recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes, practice and meet preparations, student-athlete development, academic monitoring, coaching, budget management, travel coordination, supervision of those assisting with the program including work study students, and other areas of sport management.

Anton Chupkov, Yulia Efimova Highlight Russia's World Championships Roster The team is highlighted by Anton Chupkov, Yulia Efimova and Evgeny Rylov, who all won gold medals at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest. Russia won ten medals in Budapest and won three gold medals, coincidentally all on the same night. Chupkov and Efimova won the 200 breast while Rylov won the 200 back.

FINIS Tip Of The Week: Butterfly With A Snorkel This week's tip is to add a snorkel when working on your butterfly, which we know may seem counterintuitive. The breath is so intrinsically connected to the undulation in butterfly that also affects the pull, recovery, and kick. But there are many ways that using a snorkel can help correct some of the most common technical flaws in butterfly.

Oscar Stubbs, Madeleine McTernan Close Out Australian Age Championships with Two More Golds Each Fourteen gold medals were awarded on the final night of the 2019 Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Swimming Championships, with SOPAC's Oscar Stubbs and St Hilda's Madeleine McTernan collecting two medals each.

British Swimming Champs 2019 Highlights The British Swimming Championships are over for another year. We had a blast at the Tollcross International Swimming Centre in Glasgow, thanks to the swimmers the athletes, the coaches, the clubs a…

Tennessee HS State Champ Alex Mays Commits to North Carolina Alex Mays from Maryville, Tennessee has announced his commitment to the University of North Carolina for the class of 2023. "I am extremely excited to announce my commitment to the University of North Carolina! It's always been a dream of mine to study and swim at one of the best universities in the country, and UNC is certainly one of them.

Tennessee Reels in Another Verbal for 2020: TISCA State Champ Will Jackson McCallie School and McCallie / GPS Aquatics freestyler Will Jackson has verbally committed to Tennessee for 2020-21.

2019 Brazil Trophy: Fratus Swims World's Best; Scheffer Crushes SA Record The final night of the 2019 Brazil Trophy ended with a bang as a national and South American record fell top kick off the session and another top time in the world was achieved.

How To Become Volunteer At The 2019 World University Games In Naples 2019 WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES – NAPLES – ITALY Thursday, July 4th – Wednesday, July 10th “Felice Scandone” Pool, Naples, Italy. LCM Event Web site On March.

Sabadell Water Polo Wins Euro League Title In one of the most incredible finals in recent years, host Sabadell came back from three goals down in the last period and with a 5-0 rush in the last five minutes they managed to beat Olympiacos to clinch their 5th Euro League trophy in nine years. Vouliagmeni claimed the bronze with an 8-7 win over newcomer Padova.

2019 Brazil Trophy Night 6: Scheffer Smashes Own S. American 400 FR Record Minas' Scheffer shaved over a second off his own record, but Pinheiros battled from behind to take the overall team title.

Madeleine McTernan Wins Twice at Australian Age Swimming Championships Saint Hilda's Madeleine McTernan continues to dominate the 2019 Hancock Prospecting Australian Age Swimming Championships, claiming two more gold medals on Sunday afternoon - taking her tally to four in total.

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