Second-seeded Justina Kozan is a scratch out of day 3 heats at Junior Nationals. Kozan dropped off of start lists in the 100 fly.
Munster Swim Club’s Kyle Adams notched a new Olympic Trials cut in the 100 breaststroke to highlight day 2 prelims of the NCSA Junior Nationals.
The top seeds have scratched out of three of this morning’s six events: the girls 200 back and both the boys and girls 400 IM.
16th-ranked recruit in the high school class of 2020 Preston Forst has verbally committed to the Stanford men. Forst is a 1:43.5/47.4 butterflyer.
The Brazilian men aim to keep three streaks alive: 5-straight Pan Ams golds in the 4×100 FR relay, 3-straight in the 200 FL and 2-straight in the 100 BR.
After leaving an NC State program where he’d flourished, then stagnated, Held moved twice in 2019 before smashing the U.S. Open 100 free record.
Regan Smith’s 2:03.35 in the 200 back triumphed by just 1.4% over Kristof Milak’s 1:50.73 200 fly in a very tight poll result.
15-year-old Claire Tuggle has scratched out of the C final of the 200 fly in order to focus on her 800 free swim on night 1 of U.S. Junior Nationals.
With continental 2020 Olympic diving berths up for grabs, Colombia and Mexico both grabbed gold medals and Olympic spots at the 2019 Pan American Games.
A few of the top names entered in both Junior and Senior Nationals have scratched the former on day 1 prelims, suggesting they may not be competing this week.
Annie Lazor has been the most electric U.S. women’s breaststroker this year, and she finally gets her main taper meet this week in Lima.
Psych sheets, timelines, livestream links, live results links and more for the 2019 USA Swimming Junior National Championships.
In a month of fast swimming across the world, NCSA Junior Nationals begin this week in Indianapolis, with some top junior names set to chase NAG records.
Former American record-holder Lara Jackson has been hired as the new women’s swimming assistant coach at Florida Gulf Coast University.
These can serve as “times to beat” for the Pan Ams swimmers, as well as those swimming other meets between now and August 25, when the selection period ends.