McCallie School and McCallie / GPS Aquatics freestyler Will Jackson has verbally committed to Tennessee for 2020-21.
Of all the near-misses this week, Clément Mignon’s was the most egregious.
Marseille’s Mehdy Metella lowered his own French National Record by .19 and became the only sub-51 flyer in the world so far this season with 50.85.
As the French wrap up their Elite Nationals, Jeremy Stravius, Marie Wattel, and Mehdy Metella are among the athletes already qualified for the 2019 World Championships team.
Mathilde Cini will not defend her national title in the 200 back at 2019 French Elite Nationals.
After earning a silver in the 800 free and a bronze in the 1500 free, Marc-Antoine Olivier has pulled out of his final event, the 400 free.
The FFN has decided on principle not to take the women’s 4×100 freestyle relay to Gwangju.
David Aubry went 7:46.31 to break the French National Record in the 800 free on Saturday.
Day 5 finals at 2019 French Elite Nationals in Rennes.
Béryl Gastaldello and Marie Wattel are battling for the second 100 free spot on France’s World Championships roster.
Mathilde Cini will not swim in the final of the 100 free on Saturday night in Rennes.
Russia’s Anastassia Kirpitchnikova of Montpellier Métropole is the only scratch for Day 5 prelims. She was seeded #1 in the women’s 800 free.
Greek National Age Group Record-holder George Aspougalis has signed a NLI to swim for George Washington next fall.
Gabriela Pierobon Mays from Madison Aquatic Club has verbally committed to Vanderbilt University for 2020-21.
Fantine Lesaffre, the top seed in tonight’s 400 IM final, already qualified for Gwangju with her performance at 2018 European Championships.