Maas, an Alabama recruit, led off the relay in 22.25, far outsplitting the other backstrokers in the field.
The biggest story coming out of this meet was Spring Lake senior and U of Michigan recruit Cam Peele becoming the first swimmer in MHSAA history to break 20 seconds in the 50 free.
SwimSwam sat down with the two sisters to get a sense of how their relationship affects their performances in the pool.
Potential changes include the handling of exhibition swimmers, official-swimmer interactions, verification of pool length, and a new dive.
On the third day of the Cary Sectionals, 4 meet records and 1 NAG were broken. Among them was Regan Smith’s 49.74 100 back, which is the 3rd fastest time ever in the event.
Charlotte Hook is now No. 4 on the all-time girls 15-16 200 fly (SCY) rankings after just turning 15 years old.
Mainland Regional High School junior Destin Lasco broke two state record to highlight New Jersey’s individual high school state meet. (New Jersey runs its team championship in a series of bracketed dual meets, with the individual state meet the following week).
Jack Armstrong went 20.10 and 43.96 in the sprints to highlight the boys Texas 5A state meet. Meanwhile Kaitlynn Sims went 4:39.73 in the 500 and Lindsay Looney added a 1:59.33 IM and 53.28 butterfly on the girls side.
Niskuyana narrowly claimed the 2019 New York Public High School State Championship over Great Neck South by a six point margin.
Kayla Wilson and Madelyn Donohoe tied for both a state title and a state record in the 200 free as Norfolk won both boys and girls 2019 Virginia private school state titles.
State records fell in 9 of 12 girls events, with three more boys records falling in Virginia’s class 2A state meet.
There’s more than one way to win a state title: Western Albemarle High’s boys broke 4 state records behind senior August Lamb, while the Western Albemarle girls won their title without winning a single event.
Sean Conway blasted a 1:45.77 to win the 200 IM, and also broke an overall Virginia high school state record with a 44.29 100 free to highlight Virginia’s class 4A.
The battle for the New Mexico boys high school state title was tied going into the 400 free relay, with La Cueva winning a thriller by just four points. Albuquerque Academy won on the girls side.
Poolesville won its eight consecutive boys title and fifth consecutive girls title in Maryland’s class 1A-3A.