Purdue commit Haley Rowell came up big in Austin, with 6 lifetime bests, including 3 new Olympic Trials cuts.
Andrew Seliskar wins 200m butterfly at the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series in best in-season swim by over two seconds.
After the Austin stop of the Arena Pro Swim Series, we have a new leader on the men’s side: Conor Dwyer.
“If Prenot can hold on to the back half of his races at NCAA’s as well as he is today, we may have a few upsets on our hands this year.”
Ryan Lochte delivered a third place and a solid time (after only two weeks of training) in the 400 IM — 4:18.68.
Josh Prenot had a major statement swim on day 2, beating Tyler Clary and Ryan Lochte for the 400 IM title.
After scoring just a single point on the opening day of the Austin Pro Swim Series event, points leader Elizabeth Beisel erupted on day 2, putting up 8 points in a tough double to add to her lead.
One day into the Arena Pro Swim Series at Austin, Katie Ledecky has rocketed into the top 5 in overall points with the day’s top haul.
Though no A-finalists dropped out of events on Thursday afternoon, Tyler Clary (above) was one of several big-name swimmers to pull out of lower finals.
The Hosszu cometh: Katinka won last year’s circuit despite swimming just two of the six meets. She’ll try to track down points leader Elizabeth Beisel in Austin.
Anthony Ervin, Tyler Clary, Tim Phillips and Ryan Lochte visited the Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia as part of the USA Swimming Athlete Partnership Program.
30-year-old Ryan Lochte is entered in the 400 IM, which would be his first shot at the race since his major knee injury in the fall of 2013.
Katie Ledecky (above), Ryan Lochte, and Nathan Adrian will all swim their first long course meets since Pan Pacs in a week in Austin.
Ryan Lochte is one of 28 American swimmers who will head down under later this month for a weekend of racing in Perth.