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Kate Ledecky swims her last high school meet, and more information on this year’s championships.
Georgetown Prep finished strong at National Catholics in a calm weekend before the area’s postseason gets fully underway.
Georgetown Prep, Gonzaga and Holy Cross, St. John’s took home trophies Sunday after a fast “warm-up” before Saturday’s WMPSSDLs.
No. 1 Georgetown Prep enters the Jan. 24-25 championship with four top seeded swimmers.
Follow the action in Austin with these links and storylines.
No. 1 Little Hoyas flex muscles with victory over No. 2 Purple Eagles
The teams that have dominated the Metropolitan championship meet for the past 15 years meet in a head-to-head matchup Saturday.
High school times are hard to find, but here is a breakdown of how the area’s high school swimmers rank based on their club swimming times.
Nation’s Capital Swim Club was named USA Swimming’s top program in its Club Excellence Program for 2015.
Andrew Seliskar took down the 17-18 boys’ 200-yard butterfly national record, and Reece Whitley lowered his own mark in the 13-14 boys’ 200 breaststroke.
Andrew Seliskar ties Michael Phelps with the second fastest 17-18 boys 200 butterfly time in history.
Returning nearly their entire championship squads, Georgetown Prep and Robinson sit atop The Post’s Top 20 boys’ swimming and diving preseason rankings.
The U.S. national team delegations to the FINA World Championships, Pan American Games and World University Games have been announced.
LOCALS NOTEBOOK: A host of All-Mets are set to compete in Irvine, Calif. at the U.S. Nationals, including Andrew Seliskar, Jack Conger, Janet Hu and Sarah Haase.
Montgomery County’s best will step onto the blocks at Tuesday’s 2014 Coaches Long Course Invitational Meet in Rockville.
Sam Gollob, 14, posted the second-fastest time area history while breaking the 13-14 breast record.
Rising Georgetown Prep senior and Nation’s Capital standout chooses Southern California and Coach Dave Salo.
Two Potomac Valley members were selected to the 2014 Eastern Zone Select Camp coaching roster. They’ll oversee 56 swimmers, including seven local athletes.
Thursday morning’s heat sheets posted for the Day 1 of the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix.
All eyes will be on Michael Phelps this Thursday and Friday at the 2014 Mesa Grand Prix, but here are five local storylines not to overlook.
Michael Phelps returns to the competition pool for the US2014 Mesa Grand Prix. Find all the links you need to follow along here!
The 2013-2014 Winter All-Met teams were released Friday and showcased the top swimming and diving talent in the area.
Andrew Seliskar, Cassidy Bayer set national age group records, continue Nation’s Capital’s dominance at NSCA Junior Nationals in Orlando.
Five total national age group records were set during day two finals at the 2014 National Club Swimming Association short course junior nationals in Orlando.
Stone Ridge’s Ledecky, Georgetown Prep’s Carsten Vissering set national records while the Little Hoyas and Bulldogs take home team titles.
Katie Ledecky sets three records, while the Churchill girls and Georgetown Prep boys win team titles.
Katie Ledecky, the 2012-2013 All-Met Swimmer of the Year, took down the American record during Friday’s prelims at 2014 Metros championship meet.
A quick look at some of the exciting storylines unfolding at Metros this year.
Isabella Rongione, formerly of FISH, joines Katie Ledecky to train under Bruce Gemmell.
Katie Ledecky and Janet Hu propelled Nation’s Capital to a women’s team club championship in Knoxville, Tenn.
Katie Ledecky and Chuck Katis will swim in center lanes to conclude the competition at Winter Nationals.
An American record and three national age group records were set on the second night of finals in Knoxville, Tenn.
Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar, and Janet Hu highlight the first night of finals at Winter Nationals.
Nine local swimmers advanced to finals in the first day at Winter Nationals.
Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar and others ready to compete at USA Swimming’s Winter Nationals in Knoxville, Tenn.
USA Swimming reveals 2013-2014 U.S. senior and junior national teams on Tuesday. 2012-2013 All Met Swimmers of the Year Katie Ledecky and Jack Conger both make team.
Andrew Seliskar earned his first gold medal on the final day of competition at the 2013 FINA junior world championships.
Andrew Seliskar reset his own national age group record twice in the 200 IM on day two at the 2013 FINA world junior championships. Team USA claimed five more medals.
Carsten Vissering joined NCAP teammate Andrew Seliskar on the worlds junior team with a win on Thursday night in Irvine.
Andrew Seliskar started his junior nationals campaign with a record-setting swim in the men’s 200-meter butterfly.
The MCSL family comes together each year to celebrate fast swimming at the annual MCSL Coaches Long Course Invitational. [Complete results]
Local-natives Katie Ledecky and Matt McLean finish strong on night two at the U.S. National Championship and World Trials.
Jack Conger and Good Counsel’s standouts shined in their final tune-up before WMPSSDLs and Metros.
Jack Conger breaks two national age group records to headline day three of the 2012 Tom Dolan Invitational.
Nation’s Capital Swim Club names new coach at Georgetown Prep site.
Cassidy Bayer earns her second NAG record on Friday night at the 2012 PVS Senior Long-Course Championships.
Jack Conger set two of the seven records that were broken on Tuesday night at the 2012 MCSL Coaches’ Invitational Long Course meet.
Checkout snapshots and summaries from the first weekend of summer league swim meets in the D.C., Maryland, and Virginia regions.
Katie Ledecky notched her third win of the meet in Orlando, as did Jack Conger, in the second to last day of competition at NCSA Junior Nationals.
Jack Conger flirts with 500-free record; Gonzaga wins team title at Washington Metro Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championships
Gonzaga enters this week’s championship meets as one of the hottest teams in the area, coming off wins at the National Catholic and WMPSSDL championship meets. They will be tested this weekend at the Washington Metropolitan Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championship. The Metros finals are Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Germantown Indoor Swim Center, where the best teams from Montgomery County, WMPSSDL, and DCIAA come together for one of the best collections of high school talent in on the East Coast.
Weekly High School Wrap-up: Gonzaga wins Nat’l Catholics; dual meet season comes to a close in MCPS; Va. district champs beginThursday, February 2nd, 2012
Gonzaga wins National Catholics, as the dual meet season comes to a close for Montgomery County High Schools; Virginia district championships kicked off. Results posted for MCPS, Va. AAA Cardinal, Concorde, Liberty, National, & Patriot Districts, as well as National Catholics and Va. AA Dulles District. Also a quick look ahead to the second weekend of championship meets.
Weekly High School Wrap-up: Fairfax, Prince William, Loudoun meets beat weather; Maryland meets cancelledMonday, January 23rd, 2012
A little snow didn’t slow down northern Virginia’s top teams, as perennial powerhouses concluded their regular season with wins. Maryland schools were forced to cancel their meets due to icy roads from the storm that hit Friday night.
*Edited to include relay records, including two NAG record*
Jack Conger and Michael Andrew broke three National Age Group records between them at the 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational. Curl-Burke broke the boys 13-14 400 medley relay NAG record.
The 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational will begin Thursday night at the University of Maryland’s Eppley Recreation Center, with timed finals events. Over the last decade, the invitational has attracted many of the top club teams from up and down the East Coast, making Tom Dolan one of the most competitive meets in the country. Read RFTW’s in-depth preview of swimmers to watch.
Manor Woods 18-year-old Matt Thomas won both of his races at Sunday’s MCSL Individual All-Star Meet, including a record-setting performance in the 100 free. Westlake’s Anthony Nguyen, 9, headlined the PMSL All-Star Meet.
Swimmers at the PVS Long Course Age Group Championships put up fast times despite the hot, sticky heat in Laurel this weekend.
With clear skies and large crowds lining the 50-meter Olympic-sized pool, nine records were broken at the 2011 MCSL Coaches Long Course meet at Rockville Swim Center. The USA Swimming-sanctioned summer league meet allows for fast times to count for elite qualifying events — including the U.S. Olympic Trials. MCSL invites the top eight swimmers [...]
Chesterbrook won in convincing fashion against Oakton, while the PWSL reached its halfway point. Elsewhere, Cedarbrook hung on in the MCSL.