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Graphic: 2014-15 All-Met lists by club team

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Breaking down the 2014-15 All-Met first and second teams by club.

2014-2015 All-Met swimming and diving teams unveiled: Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar repeat as SOY

Friday, April 10th, 2015

The 2014-2015 All-Met teams were released Friday and showcased the top swimming and diving talent in the area.

8 Potomac Valley swimmers headed to Ireland with NCSA all-star team

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

A select group comprised of medalists from NCSA Junior Nationals will compete next month at the 2015 Irish Open Swimming Championships in Dublin.

Andrew Seliskar makes it nine golds entering final day of NCSAs

Friday, March 20th, 2015

The California recruit continued his assault on the medal stands in Orlando, winning a fourth and fifth individual gold.

18 photos from NCSA Junior Nationals Day 4 prelims

Friday, March 20th, 2015

A photo gallery recap of Friday’s morning preliminary heats in Orlando.

Andrew Seliskar doubles up in Orlando

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Anyone did not stand a chance Thursday against the top-ranked high school swimmer in the country. And so not-anyone won two more golds.

For NCAP’s senior duo, practice makes podium

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Carsten Vissering and Andrew Seliskar finished 1-2 in the 100-meter breaststroke in top-five all-time times in Orlando.

Andrew Seliskar caps final night of senior champs with eyes on future

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

The Potomac Valley’s best concluded three days of racing, as swimmers turn their attention toward NCSAs and sectionals.

Andrew Seliskar chips away at Michael Phelps’s legacy

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

The California recruit took down the 17-18 mark in the men’s 200-yard breaststroke Saturday in Fairfax.

Andrew Seliskar scorches national age group record in 400 IM

Friday, March 6th, 2015

The Nation’s Capital Swim Club product moves into fourth all-time in the 400-yard individual medley event.

7 did-that-just-happen performances you may have missed from Virginia’s state championships

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Virginia’s brightest stars shined Friday and Saturday in Richmond, but so too did other All-Mets and up-and-comers.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ postseason swimming and diving: Feb. 10, 2015

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

After a dominating performance at Metros, the Little Hoyas are back on top.

Oakton boys, Langley girls win Virginia 6A North titles

Saturday, February 7th, 2015

The Cougars and Saxons hold on for region championships, know they’ll face stiff competition at state meet.

Virginia’s 6A North region championships start fast

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Robinson’s James Jones tore down a pair of region records during Thursday’s boys’ preliminary session.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ postseason swimming and diving: Feb. 3, 2015

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

This week’s rankings have a new No. 1 after Georgetown Prep suffered its first major defeat Saturday night.

Conference 5: Oakton boys, Robinson girls crowned champions

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

VIRGINIA | The No. 2 Cougars turned the tables on the defending conference champs, as a deep No. 2 Rams girls’ team sunk the four-time defending champs.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ swimming and diving: Jan. 27, 2015

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Georgetown Prep finished strong at National Catholics in a calm weekend before the area’s postseason gets fully underway.

2015 Austin Pro Swim Series: Day 1 prelims live updates

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Results from Day 1 of the Austin Pro Swim Series. Updated live.

Five storylines and links to follow the 2015 Austin Pro Swim Series

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Follow the action in Austin with these links and storylines.

RFTW 2014 Awards: Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar named athletes of the year

Monday, January 5th, 2015

The best high school swimmers at the beginning of the year were the best swimmer of the entire year.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ swimming and diving: Dec. 23, 2014

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

The top five schools remain intact, but four new teams make their debuts in the rankings after a tumultuous two-week stretch.

The best midseason high school boys’ times as performed at club swimming meets

Thursday, December 18th, 2014

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.

Five story lines and links to follow at the 2014 Tom Dolan Invitational

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

The area’s brightest stars clash with some of the East Coast’s best at this year’s Tom Dolan Invitational meet.

The Washington Post Top 20 for high school boys’ swimming and diving: Dec. 9, 2014

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Georgetown Prep retains its No. 1 position, as Gonzaga, Oakton move up after two-time Virginia state champion Robinson fell. Poolesville, W.T. Woodson, St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes also make their first appearances in the rankings.

Defending state champions Robinson boys, Oakton girls fall in season openers

Saturday, December 6th, 2014

No. 4 Oakton boys’ came away with a surprise three-point upset of No. 2 Robinson, as the fourth-ranked Oakton girls stumbled in their opener against No. 9 Robinson.

James Murphy posts personal best in swim-off

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Machine’s top junior freestyle finishes seventh in championship final at 2014 Junior Nationals.

Johnny Bradshaw, Max Cruz set NVSL records

Saturday, June 21st, 2014

Johnny Bradshaw and Max Cruz took down a pair of 12 and under records Saturday in the NVSL’s Week 1.

2014 Eastern Zone Select Camp coaching staff and roster announced

Friday, May 9th, 2014

Two Potomac Valley members were selected to the 2014 Eastern Zone Select Camp coaching roster. They’ll oversee 56 swimmers, including seven local athletes.

Seliskar shatters NAG record in 200 breast; Bayer adds 100 butterfly record

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Andrew Seliskar, Cassidy Bayer set national age group records, continue Nation’s Capital’s dominance at NSCA Junior Nationals in Orlando.

Carsten Vissering, Janet Hu join record-breaking night at NCSAs

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

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.

Isabella Rongione, NCAP tally three victories on first night at NCSA Junior Nationals

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Isabella Rongione earned her first victory of the 2014 National Club Swimming Association short course junior nationals in Orlando with a come-from-behind victory in the 1,000-yard free.

Oakton girls, Robinson boys repeat at Virginia’s 6A state meet

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Janet Hu leads the Oakton girls to a third straight Virginia state title, and the Robinson boys also repeat in 6A.

Oakton girls, Robinson boys win 6A region titles

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Hu just misses national high school record for Cougars; defending state champion Robinson boys also win.

Oakton girls, Robinson boys in position for 6A North Region title runs

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

Recap of the Virginia 6A North Region preliminary heats. Finals begin at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar among locals to advance in Austin

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Plenty of locals and former All Mets competing at the 2014 Austin Grand Prix this weekend. Full coverage and locals results inside.

Three national age group records set on night one of Tom Dolan Invitational

Friday, December 13th, 2013

NOVA, NCAP both under national age group relay record to cap first night of finals at Tom Dolan Invite.

Chuck Katis leads five NCAP swimmers into last night of finals

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Katie Ledecky and Chuck Katis will swim in center lanes to conclude the competition at Winter Nationals.

Winter Nationals: Day 1 prelims recap

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Nine local swimmers advanced to finals in the first day at Winter Nationals.

Winter Nationals psych sheet released: Locals set to compete on national stage

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar and others ready to compete at USA Swimming’s Winter Nationals in Knoxville, Tenn.

Oakton girls, Robinson boys claim Virginia AAA swimming and diving championships

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Janet Hu reset two state records to lead the Oakton girls to a second straight Virginia AAA swimming and diving championship while Robinson topped Madison in the boys’ meet.

Madison boys, Oakton girls take Northern Region swimming and diving titles

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

The Oakton girls set a new meet scoring record while the Madison boys won with a true team approach at the Northern Region swimming and diving championships.

Oakton boys slip past Robinson to repeat as Concord District champs; girls' romp for third consecutive title

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

Oakton’s boys edged Robinson by four points to win the Concorde District title for the second straight year. The Cougar girls dominated from start to finish.

Weekly Wrap-up: Churchill, Oakton girls roll; Churchill, Seneca Valley boys contests tight

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Young talent continues to shine during the 2012-2013 high school season with standout performances from freshman on both sides of the Potomac.

James Murphy, Megan Byrnes ready for high school pool

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Freshmen James Murphy and Megan Byrnes shined on Friday night in a quad meet with Langley, Oakton, Madison and Robinson.

Weekly wrap-up: Cassidy Bayer lowers national age group records; NVSL All Star recap

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Recaps from the Eastern Zone “Super Sectional” meet and NVSL All Star meet — picture gallery from All Stars included.

Weekend Round-up: Wu, Bayer win 20 events at PVS Junior Olympics; Area divers advance to East Nationals

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Timothy Wu sets three individual records at PVS Junior Olympics. Tim Faerber sweeps boards at Region 2 Diving Championships. Read more from both meets inside.

Records tumble at 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational, including five NAG records

Monday, December 12th, 2011

*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.

Preview: Tom Dolan Invitational – Dec. 8-11

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

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.

NVSL Divisionals see records fall

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Countless team records and a handful of NVSL records fell Saturday at divisonal meets across the league. And All-Stars is yet to come.





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