2021 U.S. OLYMPIC SWIMMING TRIALS
- Wave I Dates: June 4-7, 2021
- Wave II Dates: June 13-20, 2021
- Prelims: 10am CDT | Finals: 7pm CDT
- Where: CHI Health Center / Omaha, Nebraska
- 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Qualifying Cuts
- Wave I & II Event Order
- LCM (50m)
- Day 5 Prelims Live Stream (NBC Olympics)
- Psych Sheets
- Wave II Live Results
- Day 5 Prelims Heat Sheets
#14 seed Caeleb Dressel scratched the 200 IM on day five of the 2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Wave II. He won the 100 free semifinals Wednesday night and will focus his attention on the final tonight. #8 seed Shaine Casas also scratched the 200 IM, likely to focus on the 200 back where he is ranked 3rd.
Katie Ledecky was seeded 10th in the 100 free but she scratched the event. She’s coming off a decisive victory in the 1500 free final Wednesday night and she is gearing up for the 800 free on Friday. #12 seed Katie McLaughlin also dropped the 100 free. She finished 4th in the 200 free final Wednesday, securing her an Olympic roster spot in the 4×200 free relay.
There were three scratches in the men’s 200 back: #12 seed Sam Stewart, #21 seed Kieran Smith, and #24 seed Jack Dolan. Both Stewart and Kieran have the 200 IM where they are ranked 6th and 12th, respectively. Dolan’s next race will be the 50 free on Saturday.
Molly Hannis scratched the 200 breast where she was ranked 22nd. This was her second and final race of the meet, following the 100 breast where she finished 7th. #24 seed Zoie Hartman also scratched the 200 breast. This was her last race of the meet.