Phoebe Bacon leads a stacked field of American female backstrokers set to compete in the 100 on day 1 of the Junior Pan Pacs in Fiji.
The 100 back includes World Record holder and Olympic champion Ryan Murphy, 100 back Olympic champ Matt Grevers, Worlds 50 backstroker Justin Ress, Olympic backstroker Jacob Pebley, and Harvard standout Dean Farris in his first ever long course nationals final.
Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.
Ryan Murphy will go for the backstroke sweep on day 4 of the 2018 Phillips 66 Nationals Championships.
Michael Andrew has already qualified for Worlds in the 50 fly, but he’s loaded up his schedule tonight to try and qualify for Pan Pacs and add to his Worlds schedule.
After tying her 50 fly American Record last night, Kelsi Dahlia will take on her signature 100 fly today.
19-year-old Michael Andrew, whose goal is to become the world’s fastest sprinter in all four stroke 50s, will compete in the fly, breast and back finals on Day 3 of 2018 U.S. Nationals.
Olivia Smoliga is one of four women in the hunt to win the 100 back at U.S. Nationals.
Ali Deloof has been managing grad school, student teaching, and elite-level training all year, just recently finding the time to incorporate doubles into her practices
Lilly King highlights the women’s 100 breast field on the final night of the Columbus Pro Swim Series.
Chase Kalisz has dropped the 100 breast for the final night of the Columbus Pro Series.
Kelsi Dahlia headlines the women’s 200 fly on the final day in Columbus.
Leah Smith will contest the women’s 400 IM and 200 free on day 3 in Columbus.
USA Swimming constantly has young swimmers cropping up to take place of seasoned stars, and that couldn’t be more true in women’s backstroke.
The Michigan women were in the water at 6:30am, and after a light warm up got right into some power stations