Welcome to The Week That Was In College Swimming, where every week we’ll take a look at some of the highlights from around the NCAA.
Wu won the 200 free, 200 fly, and 500 free, breaking the pool record in the 200 fly. He was the only swimmer from the meet to win three individual events.
Joshua Staples won the 400/800/1500 free and placed 8th in the 400 IM to earn 28 points for Australia at the 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.
Wu’s best long course 200 free time of 1:48.26 converts to 1:34.01 in yards, which is a time that is faster that Columbia’s program record.
Australia’s Flynn Southam posted the top qualifying time in the boys’ 200 free on Day 1 at 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.
Tess Howley of Team USA is the top seed in the women’s 200 fly on Day 1 of the 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.
15-year-old Will Browne was one of a few young stars during the first finals session of the meet. He dropped four seconds in the 200 IM to win the event.
Adam Wu, a Canadian Junior Team member, has announced his commitment to swim and study at Columbia University, beginning in 2022.
Bellevue Club Swim Team’s Brian Lee raced at the 2022 U.S. International Team Trials in April where he placed 6th in the 100 fly ‘C’ final.