Swimmers are set to compete in finals of the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, and 4×100 free relay. The fastest heat of the women’s and men’s 1650 free will also be contested tonight and will open the session.
On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.
The USA broke its tie with Japan in the gold medal standings thanks to their 4 victories on the final night of competition.
Ella Eastin is the favorite in tonight’s 200 fly final.
Ali Deloof will compete for gold in tonight’s 50 back final.
Katie McLaughlin will race the women’s 200 fly on day 6 at the World University Games.
The USA’s Andrew Wilson put up the fastest time of the meet so far with his 59.6 in prelims, but can he hold off defending champion Dmitriy Balandin of Kazakhstan in the final?
Olympic champion Ryan Lochte will swim in his first final of a USA Swimming meet since the Rio incident.
Matt Hutchins of Wisconsin Aquatics is top seed in the men’s 400 free on Day Two of the 2017 U.S. Open.
Gunnar Bentz, 15th in the men’s 400 free, is the only top-16 qualifier to scratch the final on Day Two of the 2017 U.S. Open.
Arkady Vyatchanin of New York Athletic Club is top seed in the men’s 200 backstroke on Thursday.
USA Swimming has announced its 44-swimmer squad for the 2017 World University Games, with only two of the eligible pool swimming World Champs team members electing to take part in both meets.
Despite a controversial DQ in the 400 IM that kept her off the World Champs team, Ella Eastin will lead the World University Games team in the 200 IM and 200 fly.
Olympic silver medalist Kathleen Baker will compete in her signature 100 back today.
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