UNC recruit Katie Rauch (pictured) headlines the Tar Heel class with her outstanding versatility on backstroke and freestyle.
Kaitlyn Owens was 53.90 to win the 100 back, hundredths away from her own 5A record. She was also the 50 free champion (23.01).
The University Interscholastic League (UIL) had its boys & girls swimming & diving regional meets this past weekend.
Nitro 14-year-old Jeremy Kelly was fourth in the 200 IM in a lifetime best 1:50.66. He shoots up to #9 all-time in the 13-14 age group.
After her twin sister Ashley announced her commitment to SMU on Tuesday, Reece Lugbill announced that she’ll head to Notre Dame next fall.
Madelyn Christman from Carmel High School and Carmel Swim Club will remain in state to swim for the University of Notre Dame in 2021-22.
Annie Behm, an Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100/200 back from Jersey Wahoos, has announced her verbal commitment to Notre Dame for 2021-22.
The Lubbock girls made a huge improvement from 2019, as they placed 7th last season. In a tight team battle, they won the 2020 Texas 5A State Championships.
Emma Sticklen and Lillie Nordmann will go head-to-head in class 6A with the state title and state records on the line in the 100 fly.
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Jack Armstrong went 20.10 and 43.96 in the sprints to highlight the boys Texas 5A state meet. Meanwhile Kaitlynn Sims went 4:39.73 in the 500 and Lindsay Looney added a 1:59.33 IM and 53.28 butterfly on the girls side.
Urlando became the fourth 16-year-old in U.S. history to break :50 in the 100 free and won the 200 fly by six seconds.
Here are the Weekly Wonders for the weekend of July 27-29, 2018.
14 year old Ana Herceg was one of Nitro’s top scorers, winning all 5 of her individual events, and breaking 3 individual meet records and a relay meet record.
Freshman impressed and a number of 5A records fell at the 2018 Texas 5A State Championships.