Targets on back, Bears poised for three-peat

Vastly different from last year’s NCAA winning squad, the Cal men’s swimming team lost some of its veteran seniors, but somehow the expectations for a three-peat have only increased. Last spring, swim coaches around the nation ranked the Bears’ fourth in their power rankings. This year, the players are the
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Bears dethrone No. 1 Arizona at Tucson

In a premier matchup against No. 1 Arizona, the No. 4 Bears drew first blood in the 200 medley and sent a powerful messag that once again recognized them favorites for NCAAs. Riding that momentum, they  continued their domination throughout the meet. In the 200 medley, the Bears were down
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Cal prepares for epic swim against Arizona

Back from his World Championships tour, Tom Shields is ready to lead the No. 4 Bears in a marquee matchup against No. 1 Arizona. This dual meet will be a nationally televised showdown between two NCAA favorites. On Friday, Jan. 25, the two teams will face off at Hillenbrand Aquatic
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Bears face toughest preseason foe in Wisconsin

The Cal men’s swimming team will use Saturday’s duel with Wisconsin, a top-25 team in last year’s final poll, as a tune-up for the fast approaching Pac-12 season. The Badgers are Cal’s most formidable opponents so far this fall season. As the competitive swimming season kicks off Nov. 30, Cal
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