14-year-old Camille Spink earned an Olympic trials cut in the 100 free while Cason Wilburn went 2-for-2 on night one of the 2019 Summer JNats.
Tonight, the schedule included finals of the men’s and women’s 200 fly, men’s and women’s 100 breast, women’s 800 free, and men’s 1500 free.
Plage had a best time of 15:26.64, which he had swum just about 2 weeks ago at the Connecticut Senior Champs
Bell lowered his time again to 1:01.19, which now ties him for #9 all-time with Andrew Seliskar.
The three swimmers are the top-ranked 15-year-old girls in the United States this season, now ranked No. 6, 12 and 18 all-time in the 15-16 age group.
At just 15, Kozan’s time brought her into the top 10 all-time rankings for 15-16 girls.
Grace Sheble (NOVA of Virginia) is the top seed in the women’s 200 fly tonight. She was 2:11.50 for the best time in prelims.
Day 1 finals will include the 200 butterfly and 100 breaststroke. The fastest heat of the women’s 800 and men’s 1500 freestyles swim in a timed final.
Justine Murdoch (BBA), 16, blew away her previous best time of 2:15.25, and qualified first for tonight’s A final by over 3 seconds.
This morning’s session will feature preliminary heats of the women’s and men’s 200 butterfly and women’s and men’s 100 breaststroke.
Day 1 of the 2019 U.S. Junior National Championships will include prelims of the women’s and men’s 200 butterfly and the women’s and men’s 100 breaststroke.
After several noteworthy swims at Senior Nationals this past week Lillie Nordmann of Magnolia Aquatic Club is still entered to race this week.
14-Year-Old J.T. Ewing of The Fish came in second in 2:05.32.
Brazilian open water star Ana Marcela Cunha won the women’s 10k at the 2019 Pan American Games Sunday by more than 30 seconds.
Opportunities have passed to qualify for the World Juniors roster, and the projected roster shows all 3 priority tier athletes should make the selection.