Rye Ulett of Dynamo Swim Club dropped nearly 2 seconds in the 100 fly on Thursday at Speedo Junior Nationals.
Day 3 of the 2019 Speedo Junior National Championships showcased just two individual events, the 400 free and 100 fly, as well as the men’s 4×200 free relay.
Colby Mefford scratched the 100 fly final to concentrate on the 400 free and it paid off as he scorched the B final and landed his Olympic Trials cut.
Austin Trinity Aquatic Club’s Jillian Cox became the ninth-fastest swimmer in girls’ 13-14 history when she won the 400 free on Thursday.
Tonight’s finals will include the 400 freestyle, 100 butterfly, and the men’s 800 freestyle relay, which will swim four heats in a timed final.
Dynamo’s Tristen Ulett has been in Palo Alto for over a week now, competing at both the Sr and Jr National Championships.
Kaitlynn Sims of Magnolia Aquatic Club has scratched the A final of the 400 free at 2019 U.S. Junior Nationals after placing 6th in prelims.
Before only going to 2 practices per week, Armstrong wanted to go on his team training trip, and consequently started training full-time just last year
Day 3 prelims of the 2019 Speedo Junior National Championships will feature only two events: the 400 freestyle and the 100 butterfly.
Second-seeded Justina Kozan is a scratch out of day 3 heats at Junior Nationals. Kozan dropped off of start lists in the 100 fly.
This morning’s session will include only two events: the 400 freestyle and the 100 butterfly. There will be 43 heats total.
Grum managed a 50.9 anchor on the NAG setting 4×100 free relay despite having already swum, and won, the 200 back and the 400 IM
Although swimming in the B final, 13-year-old Leah Hayes produced the fastest overall time in the 400 IM and punched her ticket to Olympic Trials in Omaha.
Day 2 finals featured the women’s and men’s 200 backstroke, the women’s and men’s 100 freestyle, and the women’s and men’s 400 IM.
Ian Grum earned his 3rd gold medal of the night while anchoring the Dynamo boys to a National Age Group record in the 400 free relay.