Jay Litherland scratched the 200 free B final to focus on the 400 IM, while Hali Flickinger will remain in all three of her A finals on night 3 of the Des Moines Pro Swim Series.
Zane Grothe held off Knoxville champion Anton Ipsen for the win. Both Grothe and Ipsen now have the #2 and #3 times in the world this year, knocking off 4 seconds from their Knoxville times.
2019 PRO SWIM SERIES – DES MOINES March 6th-9th, 2019 Wellmark YMCA, Des Moines, Iowa LCM (50m), Prelims-Finals Live Results…
The University of Bridgeport will be cutting both it’s mens and women’s swimming & diving programs after this season. The school informed the team and alumni about the decision this week.
To be fair, it wasn’t necessarily her choice not to swim a lot of long course…
Though it was for a noble cause… it’s always sad to see a good beard go.
Catching the field off of the finish was Blake Pieroni, moving up to #4 in the world this year.
Night one of the 2019 Plantation Sectionals kicked off with the women’s 1500 free, men’s 800 free, women’s and men’s 200 medley relay, women’s and men’s 200 free relay, and a mixed-gender medley and free relay.
Watch the finals races from day 2 of the Des Moines Pro Swim Series.
The 2019 Pac-12 Men’s Championships continue tonight with finals of the 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, and 200 free relay.
Veteran Ashely Twichell set a new meet record on the first night of the 2019 Cary Sectionals.
The star-studded field for Day 2 of the PSS- Des Moines will compete in the finals of the 100 free, 100 breast, 50 back, 200 fly, and 400 free.
The 100 frees should feature Olympic champ Penny Oleksiak of Canada leading the women’s event, while the men’s race includes 2017 world champ Caeleb Dressel.
Stanford sophomore Brooke Forde will swim the 500 free, 400 IM and 200 fly at the 2019 NCAA Championships, swapping the 200 fly for the 200 breast she swam at NCAAs a year ago.
After breaking 50 for the first time in his career this morning, distance star Zane Grothe will drop the 100 free B final tonight and focus on the 400 free at the Des Moines Pro Swim Series.