Coleen Gillilan blasted out to a big lead on the opening 50 of the women’s 100 fly, turning in 27.46, and gave nothing up coming home to win in a new best time of 59.01
In addition, that time now ranks Gemmell 15th in the all-time rankings for 13-14 girls, with a full year left in the age group.
Watch the videos of all the championship final races from Day Three of the 2018 Speedo Junior National Championships in Irvine,
Photos from Day 3 finals at 2018 Speedo Junior National Championships.
Just like in the 100 free final last night, Andrei Minakov of the Terrapins wasted no time in establishing a big lead early in the men’s 100 fly, clocking a time of 51.88 to pick up a decisive victory
Tuggle successfully went 2-for-2 to book the win in the 400 free with a new personal best time of 4:10.11
Andrei Minakov will look for a second individual title tonight at Junior Nats in the men’s 100 fly.
Photos from Day 3 prelims at 2018 Speedo Junior National Championships.
Keep an eye out once again for 14-year-old phenom Claire Tuggle.
Relive the excitement of Day 2 finals at 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals in Irvine, California.
After lowering her PB in prelims, Alexandra Crisera of Beach Cities Swimming took off another six tenths down to 2:12.52 to win the women’s 200 back title
Louser closed well in 59.69 to seal the win in 4:18.59, dropping his previous best of 4:20.70 (set at Nationals) to move into the top-25 all-time in the 17-18 age group
The Louisville commit came to the junior national meet last year, but you may not have realized it
Day Two finals at 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals.
After dropping eight seconds in prelims, Allegheny North 17-year-old Rick Mihm cut three more to win the 400 IM in 4:24.27 at the NCSA Summer Championships.