Ali Deloof charged hard late, but it was American record-holder Olivia Smoliga who held on for the win in the women’s 50 back, booking a return trip to the World Championships
Ryan Murphy will go for the backstroke sweep on day 4 of the 2018 Phillips 66 Nationals Championships.
16-year old Gianluca Urlando has broken the National Age Group Record in the 100 fly, but not the 200 (where he earned a spot on a senior international team).
2018 U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, July 25 – Sunday, July 29, 2018 William Woollett Aquatics Center, Irvine, CA Prelims 9 AM /…
Michael Andrew successfully completed his triple tonight, but not before olympic legend Brendan Hansen imparted some clutch breaststroke wisdom on the young speedster
If there were any questions about Caeleb Dressel at this meet, he put them to rest tonight
Jack Conger also finally secured his Pan Pacs spot. He was just a tenth off his lifetime best from march
Defending world champ Lilly King touched out Molly Hannis for the national 50 breast title, redemption after missing the Pan Pacs team in the 200 breast last night
Erica Sullivan has opted out of the 400 Free on Saturday at 2018 U.S. Nationals.
Michael Andrew has already qualified for Worlds in the 50 fly, but he’s loaded up his schedule tonight to try and qualify for Pan Pacs and add to his Worlds schedule.
Murphy is now the fastest swimmer in the world this year.
Andrew tied the US Open Record this morning, and broke it in finals.
Doubles are extremely scarce three day into U.S. Nationals, suggesting that 3rd-place finishers might be in tough shape to make the Pan Pacs squad.
In addition to jumping up the all-time ranks, she is No. 3 in the world this year.
Watch all the championship final races from Day 3 Finals at 2018 U.S. Nationals in Irvine, California.