Katinka Hosszu wasted no time in her quest for her 4th-straight World Champs title in the 200 IM, dropping a 2:07.02 in prelims.
The Stanford Cardinal picked up a key commitment from Bay Area swimmer Ethan Hu, who rattled the national high school record in the 100 fly this May.
The USA’s chances at ending Great Britain’s gold medal streak in this event may come down to another historic split by Townley Haas.
The USA is 4-4 so far in relays, and will be looking for relay sweeps on the final day of competition at the 2019 World University Games.
Kanako Watanabe won the 100/200 breast in 2017, but Tatjana Schoenmaker won the 100 breast yesterday. They’ll compete in the longer event starting today.
Zach Apple enters day three finals of the 2019 World University Games as the #2 seed in the men’s 200 free after clocking 1:47.76 in the semis.
Six events will be contested on the third morning of the 2019 World University Games, three each for the men and the women.
The second morning of the 2019 World University Games features five events: men’s 200 free, 200 IM, and 1500 free, and the women’s 100 free and 100 breast.
The first day of competition at the 2019 World University Games will feature seven individual races, plus both 4×100 free relays.
Spanish sprint star Lidon Munoz broke the 50 free national record for the second time in a week as she earned bronze tonight in Rome.
Brazilian Jhennifer Conceicao set her second South American breaststroke record of the month with a 1:07.64 effort in the 100 breast tonight in Rome.
Owner Katinka Hosszu has assembled a well-rounded team that also features some heavy hitters for Team Iron’s inaugural season.
Watch 17 year-old Luca Urlando as he dips under 1:54, toppling a nearly 15 year-old national age group record formerly held by Michael Phelps.
New Alabama head coach Coley Stickels continues to assemble his staff in Tuscaloosa, announcing today that Reed Fujan would join the Tide as an assistant.