The final session of the 2021 Speedo Summer Championships is underway. Follow along here for event-by-event coverage!
The Explorers have tabbed former Stony Brook head women’s swimming & diving coach Kerry Smith to lead their men’s and women’s programs in the 2021-2022 season
The final prelims session of the Speedo Summer Championships will see the 200 IM and 50 free competed.
In a lopsided Championship match, the firepower of the USA offense was able to keep the typically smothering Spanish defense at bay.
With the swim, Gonzalez broke his own Spanish Championship Record, which stood at 1:59.15 from July of 2018.
Maurer’s previous best was set in prelims, where he swam a 3:56.62 to qualify 4th for tonight’s A final.
For 17-year-old boys, Fan now ranks #4 all-time, behind only Michael Andrew, Reece Whitley, and Carsten Vissering.
Racing in the 100 back, O’Dell went down to the wire with Elmbrook Swim Club 15-year-old Maggie Wanezek, ultimately finishing 2nd in 1:00.88.
Han’s time marked a lifetime best by 2 seconds, dipping under her previous best of 4:16.58, which was swum 3 weeks ago.
We’re set for an exciting battle in the men’s 400 free between Lakeridge Swim Team’s Luke Hobson and Rosebowl Aquatics’ Trenton Julian.
The swim makes 17-year-old Weber the #11 performer all-time in the 17-18 girls age group.
The biggest difference-maker in Wanezek improving upon her previous best time from May was her 2nd 50.
The swim breaks the 15-18 boys National Age Group Record (NAG), which was held by the Mason Manta Rays.
Weinstein’s time of 4:11.11, chipped 0.79 seconds off her previous best of 4:11.90, which she swam just 3 weeks ago.
O’Dell has already cracked the all-time 13-14 girls top 10 in 3 other events this week.