There were only three scratches among the top-16 swimmers in each event on Day 4 of French Elite Nationals, two of which were in the men’s 100 free.
Austin Winchester, a 6’6″ freestyler from Wilmington, North Carolina, has verbally committed to the Wolfpack for 2020-21.
Mehdy Metella is top seed in the 100 free on Day 4 of 2019 French Elite Nationals.
LIAC freestyler Chloe Stepanek has announced she will be an Aggie in 2020-21.
Jeremy Desplanches has now broken two Swiss National Records in Rennes.
Following their male counterparts, the French women did not qualify an 800 free relay for Gwangju.
Day 3 finals from the 2019 French Elite National Championships in Rennes.
Jérémy Stravius swam 24.65 in prelims of the 50 back on Thursday to satisfy the first half of the FFN’s criteria for making the 2019 World Championships team.
After a suboptimal swim in prelims that left him 14th, Nans Roch scratched out of the B final of the 200 fly.
Georgia Johnson of Nation’s Capital Swim Club has announced her verbal commitment to South Carolina for 2020-21.
Jérémy Stravius is the top seed in the men’s 50 back on Day 3 of the 2019 French Elite Nationals.
Béryl Gastaldello is the top seed in the women’s 100 back on Day 2 finals at the 2019 French Elite Nationals in Rennes.
Gastaldello will have the opportunity to make the Worlds team in the 100 back if she satisfies both criteria in finals: swims a 1:00.42 or better and finishes in the top-2.
There were no scratches on the women’s side for Day 2, but plenty of movement in the men’s freestyle events.
Allison Kopac has verbally committed to Notre Dame for 2020-21.