The dates and locations for the U.S. Winter Jr. Nationals East and West meets have been decided by USA Swimming, with the East meet taking place December 11-14th at Georgia Tech, and the West meet taking place the same dates in Federal Way, Washington.
USA Diving announced Thursday that the 2019 USA Diving Junior National Championships will be held July 30-August 5, 2019, on the campus of University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tennessee.
USA Diving is seeking bids to host the 2020 USA Diving Junior National Championships and the 2020-2021 USA Diving Zone Championships.
Owen Kao (above) and Isabelle Odgers led Irvine Novaquatics to the combined team title at the 2018 Junior National Championships – in their own pool.
14-year old Claire Tuggle (above) was one of three high-point award winners at Junior Nationals.
Watch the race videos from Day 5 finals at 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals in Irvine.
Mason Manta Rays Adam Chaney, Caron and Jake Foster all give previews on what Jr Pan Pacs will hold for them
Brothers Jake and Carson Foster return in the 200 IM after going 1-2 at this meet last summer.
The fifth and final day of prelims will feature the 200 IM, 50 free, women’s 1500, and men’s 800.
UT-commit Ethan Harder missed the Jr Pan Pac team, but is already looking forward to the Youth Olympics and getting to Austin next fall
Pouch was 2:11.96 last week at Nationals, which has him 3rd all-time in the 17-18 age group
Watch Anna Keating’s 200 breast victory and all the other championship finals from Day 4 of 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals.
Gemmell swam the 3rd fastest time ever by a 13-year-old American this morning in 2:01.50, and now moves past Sippy Woodhead (2:01.08) for 2nd behind only Tuggle (1:59.11)
15-year-old Anna Keating of Machine Aquatics led the women’s 200 breast final wire-to-wire to win in a time of 2:28.44
While having a big week at Junior Nationals in Irvine, Moldovan star Alexei Sancov is looking forward to starting his freshman season as a Trojan