Michael Andrew Breaks Down SC Worlds, Life in California (Video)

Reported by Karl Ortegon.


  1. Michael Andrew (Race Pace Club) – 24.73
  2. Ryan Murphy (Cal Aquatics) – 24.95
  3. Daniel Carr (Unattached) – 25.18

After breaking Junya Koga’s meet record this morning, Michael Andrew was the champion tonight. Though he was a touch off of his time this morning, Andrew fought back against a great start from Murphy, and finished on top, 24.73 to 24.95.

Daniel Carr, like Murphy, had a bit of a drop from prelims, and Carr was 3rd with a solid 25.18. Another Cal swimmer, Bryce Mefford, was 26.04 to grab 4th, though the top three were a class above the rest in this race.

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3 years ago

Seems like a grounded and good person. What he said confirmed what I was thinking: if you watched his vlogs, you know he was doing a ton of traveling and training around the world last year. That’s got to be exhausting. It’s not surprising that he was doneby SC worlds.

3 years ago

Cool guy. Really good interview.

3 years ago

Seeing this mans maturity through the years is awesome to see. No excuses, straight forward about what’s going on, gotta love it.

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