Kibler led the field with a 42.99, making him the 2nd fastest 15-16 swimmer of all time in the event. Tonight, he’ll be going after Ryan Hoffer’s 15-16 NAG Record of 42.67.
Watch Reece Whitley win the 400 IM and 100 breast, along with all the other championship finals, from Day Three of the 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.
Carmel Swim Club’s Drew Kibler will take on the 200 free and 100 back tonight.
Smith tore through the water with a 51.09 to win the 100 back. That was the 13th fastest time ever done by an American of any age.
Alex Walsh broke the 15-16 NAG in the 100 breaststroke in a time of 58.80.
Reece Whitley cut over 5 seconds off his best time, racing to a 3:48.93 to take top seed for the men’s 400 IM. That time puts Whitley just outside of the top 10 all-time 15-16 boys.
Despite trailing Nicolas Albiero at the halfway point, Reece Whitley burst into the lead with his 29.53 breaststroke split on the was to a 1:43.93 victory in the 200 IM.
Watch Reece Whitley win the 200 IM, and all the other championship finals, from Day 2 of the U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.
2016 U.S. WINTER JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS- EAST Wednesday, December 7th – Saturday, December 10th Columbus, OH (Ohio State University) Psych sheets…
Drew Kibler dropped a huge NAG record in the 200 free in his 800 relay lead off tonight in Columbus.
Carmel’s Drew Kibler owns three top seeds in this week’s US Junior National Championships (East).
Olympic gold medalist Lilly King came within a half second of her own American Record in the 100 breast. King won the race in 57.30, just .45 shy of the 56.85 she swam at 2016 NCAAs.
Watch Marie-Sophie Harvey and the rest of the winners on the final day of competition at 2016 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Maui.
Canadian Mary-Sophie Harvey took the women’s 200 IM on the final evening of the 2016 Junior Pan Pacific Championships…
Team USA’s Ryan Hoffer clocked a personal best 22.73 this morning, but will go into finals as the second seed to Australia’s Jack Cartwright, who won the 100 and 200 freestyles earlier in the meet.