South Florida Heat’s Erika Pelaez was one of three swimmers to set a new Florida HS State Record at the meet, doing so in the girls’ 100 backstroke (52.34).
The King’s Academy’s Josh Zuchowski posted the top time of the class in the boys’ 200 IM (1:49.11) and 100 backstroke (49.87).
National Junior Team member Zhier Fan from Metroplex Aquatics has verbally committed to Stanford for the 2022-23 school year.
Andres Dupont, a 44.0/1:35.6 freestyler from Mexico, has announced his verbal commitment to Stanford’s class of 2026.
4 of the top 20 boys in the class of 2022 remain uncommitted including Sebastien Sergile, Sam Powe, Zhier Fan, and Andres Dupont Cabrera.
The girls 2022 recruit ranks stayed very stable at the top. The boys are the complete opposite, with a ton of incredibly fast risers moving to the top.
On the slate for the last finals session of the Altanta Classic are the women’s and men’s 200 IM, 200 back, and 100 free.
The last AM men’s prelims session will feature the 200 IM (top seed Caio Pumputis), 200 back (top seed Ryan Murphy), and 100 free (top seed Caeleb Dressel).
Mata Cocco picked up her third win of the meet with the 200 butterfly and got within half a second of the 2:10.15 Mexican record in the event.
Erika Brown became the 2nd fastest 100 freestyle in the US this season with a 54.03, behind only Olympic gold medalist Simone Manuel.
18-year-old Gretchen Walsh is now tied with fellow U.S. National Team member Kate Douglass for #7 in the world in the 100 meter fly this season.
Following his performances at the Florida 1A Championship, Andres Dupont threw down more best times at the Bolles School Sharks Intrasquad.
Andres Dupont took down Clay Kirkland‘s 20-year-old 200 freestyle Bolles School record at the FSHAA 1A State Championships, swimming a time of 1:35.60.
FHSAA 1A schools held Region meets across the state as swimmers attempted to qualify to compete at the State Championship meet this weekend.