Yui Ohashi of Japan will be hunting down gold in the 400 IM after taking the top qualifying time in the prelims.
Follow along for live updates from the first preliminary session of the 2017 World University Games.
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.
Matt Grevers was victorious in the men’s 100 backstroke.
Matt Grevers will be in contention for a spot on the Worlds team in the 100 back tonight.
Olympic silver medalist Kathleen Baker will compete in her signature 100 back today.
Championnats des Etats-Unis 2017, Jour 3 : Nuit de folie avec les DQ, records, et victoires surprises
Kevin Cordes, champion américain sur le 200m brasse, s’est adjugé le titre national en enlevant .01 du record du championnat.
Chase Kalisz will contest his best event tonight, the 400 IM, and look to add his name to the U.S. World Championship roster.
Cordes broke the U.S. Open Record for the 2nd time today, winning the race in 26.88 ahead of Andrew Wilson (27.18) and Cody Miller (27.24).
Kathleen Baker will be in a close race for a spot on the World Championship team in the women’s 50 back.
The men’s 100 fly is one of the most anticipated races of the meet with a loaded field that includes Jack Conger, Tom Shields, Caeleb Dressel, and Tim Phillips. Read on for live updates from this morning’s action.
Kevin Cordes blasted a new U.S. Open Record in heat 6, turning in a 26.86 to lead prelims. That knocked almost a quarter of a second off the former mark, which stood as a 27.10 done by Brendan McHugh at 2014 Nationals.
Jacob Pebley will look to qualify for his first LC World Championship team tonight in the men’s 200 back.