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Psych sheets released for 2015 Charlotte Pro Swim Series

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

Michael Phelps expected to compete in the 200-meter butterfly for first time since London, but has company with Andrew Seliskar and Jack Conger in the mix.

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.

30 Potomac Valley swimmers qualified for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Less than 500 days until the 2016 Rio Olympics, but Potomac Valley swimmers have wasted no time qualifying for next next summer’s U.S. Trials.

NCAP caps a gilded junior nationals with five more golds

Saturday, March 21st, 2015

Matthew Hirschberger and James Jones claimed gold in the 1,500 and 50 freestyle, and NCAP won a few in between as well on the final night of NCSA Junior Nationals.

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.

Nation’s Capital off to a record-breaking start at junior nationals

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Five national age group records went down Tuesday night during the opening session of 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.

5 things to watch at PVS Senior Champs

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

The annual short-course championships begin Friday night with a timed final.

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.

Oakton boys, Langley girls claim 6A swim titles

Friday, February 20th, 2015

John Shebat helps power Oakton past Robinson for the Virginia 6A boys’ crown; Langley cruises to girls’ title.

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

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

After an eventful championship weekend, Churchill and Langley back to where they began.

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.

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

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

The Bulldogs remain No. 1 but the gap between them and the rest of the top 10 has shrunk.

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 girls’ swimming and diving: Jan. 27, 2015

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

A lot of shake-up after Washington area teams competed in their first round of championships.

Race footage: Katie Ledecky, Elizabeth Beisel highlight fast Day 2 of Austin Pro Swim Series

Friday, January 16th, 2015

Relive the action in Texas from the second day of competition at the 2015 Austin Pro Swim Series.

Katie Ledecky adds a third title in Austin

Friday, January 16th, 2015

The second day in Austin produced more hardware for the 17-year-old freestyle sensation.

2015 Austin Pro Swim Series: Day 2 prelims live updates

Friday, January 16th, 2015

Results from Day 2 of the Austin Pro Swim Series. Updated live.

Katie Ledecky doubles up at Austin Pro Swim Series

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

The Stanford recruit claimed double gold on the first night in Texas.

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.

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

Friday, December 19th, 2014

High school times are hard to find, but here is a breakdown of how the area’s high school girls swimmers rank based on their club swimming times.

NCAP awarded USA Swimming’s Club Excellence title

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Nation’s Capital Swim Club was named USA Swimming’s top program in its Club Excellence Program for 2015.

Ryan Catron blasts fourth fastest 11-12 200-yard backstroke in history

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Ryan Catron sets PVS resident and open records on Thursday night at the Tom Dolan Invitational.

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

Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

After an upset-filled Week 1 of public school competition, Churchill remains on top but with plenty of shuffling behind the Bulldogs in this week’s The Post’s Top 20 swimming and diving preseason 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.

Katie Ledecky adds to her trove of world records

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

Katie Ledecky wins the 400-meter freestyle in world-record time at USA Swimming Nationals in Irvine, Calif.

Andrew Seliskar, Jack Conger on cusp of national team berths

Friday, August 1st, 2014

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.

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.

NCAP wins four events to close NCSAs on top

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Nation’s Capital finished day 5 in Orlando with four victories and a team title.

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 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 double up on final night in Austin

Sunday, January 19th, 2014

NCAP stars Katie Ledecky and Andrew Seliskar both completed difficult doubles on the final night of competition at the Austin Grand Prix. [Gallery]

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.

Katie Ledecky’s new American record caps NCAP’s outstanding three days at Winter Nationals

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Katie Ledecky and Janet Hu propelled Nation’s Capital to a women’s team club championship in Knoxville, Tenn.

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.

Andrew Seliskar wins 400 IM; NCAP sets two NAG records on day two

Friday, December 6th, 2013

An American record and three national age group records were set on the second night of finals in Knoxville, Tenn.

Katie Ledecky, Janet Hu, Andrew Seliskar top qualifiers for day two finals

Friday, December 6th, 2013

NCAP qualified seven swimmers for Friday’s finals session during day two of the 2013 Winter National Championship in Knoxville, Tenn.

Janet Hu lowers national age group record in 50-yard free at Winter Nationals

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar, and Janet Hu highlight the first night of finals 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.

Andrew Seliskar sets meet record at junior nationals

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Andrew Seliskar started his junior nationals campaign with a record-setting swim in the men’s 200-meter butterfly.

NCAP's 13-14 girls take down 800 free NAG relay record

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Nation’s Capital takes down national age group record on second night of finals at PVC senior long course championships.

World Trials Preview: Days 1-2

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Local seeds, TV/webcast schedule, and more to prepare you for the 2013 U.S. Nationals / World Championship Trials taking place in Indianapolis, June 25-29.

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.

Jack Conger finishes fifth in 200-meter backstroke

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Jack Conger finished his first U.S. Olympic Trials strong with a top five finish in the men’s 200 backstroke.

13-year-old Byrnes earns first Trials cut at Virginia States LC Championships

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Highlights from the final day of competition at the Va. States LC Championships.

Bootsma posts fastest time in the world at Juniors

Monday, March 26th, 2012

On the final day at NCSA Junior Nationals, all the usual suspects could be found in the top heats, performing as they had all week. Katie Ledecky and Jack Conger earned the female and male performance of the meet awards.

Ledecky breaks two NAG records in first event as a 15-year-old

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Curl-Burke swimmer Katie Ledecky starts her Junior Nationals campaign by breaking a pair of girls’ 15-16 year-old NAG records.

Few changes at the top on the first night of the 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational

Friday, December 9th, 2011

Local swimmers shined in timed finals on the first night of the 2011 Tom Dolan Invitational held at the University of Maryland’s Eppley Center.

PVS long course age group championships recap

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Swimmers at the PVS Long Course Age Group Championships put up fast times despite the hot, sticky heat in Laurel this weekend.





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