Cullen Jones finished third in 21.75 and will not be returning to the Olympic Games.
Franklin’s lineup is now complete. She’ll be on the 4x200m freestyle relay and compete in both the 200m freestyle and 200m backstroke.
Katie Ledecky put everyone on the edge of their seats through 600-meters tonight as she chased her own world record, finishing shy of that mark, but still claiming gold and securing the event for Rio.
Michael Phelps told press today that he might time trial a 100m freestyle tomorrow in order to be in consideration for the 4x100m freestyle relay in Rio.
Missy Franklin spoke with the press after qualifying in her second individual event, the 200 back, Saturday evening.
The 100m butterfly has always been that one race that Michael Phelps gives everyone a heart attack.
Maya DiRado spoke with the press after qualifying in her third event, the 200 back, Saturday evening.
Abbey Weitzeil and Madison Kennedy threw down the two fastest American textile 50 freestyles in history to become the third and fourth fastest American women in history.
Maya Dirado added her third individual event for Rio with a win in the 200 back with a new best of 2:06.90.
In the semifinals of the women’s 50 free, Anya Goeders of the Mako Swim Team in Indiana swam a big new best time of 25.16, which now ranks her third all-time for the 15-16 age group.
Katie Ledecky posted her third-fastest time in her career, which also happens to be the third-fastest time in history, to win tonight’s 800 free
Tonight, Maya DiRado scored her third championship of the week to become the fifth-fastest American 200 backstroker in history and the fourth-fastest swimmer in the world this year.
While Batman’s alias has throughout history been Bruce Wayne, this week it’s been Louisville swimmer Zach Harting, who hasn’t shied away from revealing his true identity.
After placing 3rd in the event that he won gold in at London, Tyler Clary has decided to hang up his goggles for good
In the final stretch Phelps made sure to edge out in front and take the win in 1:55.91.