Katie Ledecky was dominant en route to the victory in the women’s 200 freestyle, posting a time of 1:55.80.
The 22-year-old’s previous best was 4:38.43 from the Indianapolis PSS last year (though she had initially gone 4:36.96 at the 2017 World Trials before she was disqualified).
Regan Smith will contest both the 50 fly and 200 back on night three in Bloomington.
After 2 summers of disappointments, is 2019 the year where Ella Eastin breaks through in long course?
Mallory Comerford scratches her top seeded 50 fly and 2nd seed 200 free on night 3 of the Bloomington PSS.
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Kelsi Dahlia remains missing from the Bloomington PSS with her 50 fly scratch.
Indiana breaststrokers had themselves a night in their home pool.
On day 2 of the Bloomington Pro Swim Series, Tom Shields scratched his 100 free to focus solely on the 200 fly.
Olympic icon Katie Ledecky leads the 400 free late in the meet, while Nathan Adrian will hold the top incoming seed in the 100 free in his first swim since surgery and a testicular cancer diagnosis earlier this season.
2018 was a rough season for Cody Miller, who talked pretty openly in his vlog series about dealing with injuries for much of the year. But he seems to be back on track in 2019, hitting a time in prelims of the Bloomington Pro Swim Series this morning that is better than anything he swam last season – Nationals included.
Nathan Adrian was almost exactly as fast on Friday as he was at this meet last season.
Olympian Kelsi Dahlia has scratched both the 100 free and 200 fly the first full day of the 2019 Pro Swim Series in Bloomington, suggesting that she may not be attending the meet at all.
Hannah Moore is the top seed on the women’s side, looking to win her second-straight PSS meet in this event. Moore beat Chile’s Kristel Kobrich by seven seconds in Richmond.
An updated set of psych sheets have dropped for this week’s Bloomington Pro Swim Series, with Olympian Melanie Margalis dropping off the ticket. Margalis was entered both in Bloomington and at the Atlanta Classic happening the same weekend, so her absence on the new psychs all but confirms she’ll be swimming Atlanta instead.