Joseph Schooling threw down a 44.98 in the 100 fly prelims, the fastest time in the NCAA.
Clark Smith of Texas cruised to the top seed in the men’s 500 free, posting the top time in the NCAA this season in the prelims.
University of Stirling’s Craig Benson is now headed to Indianapolis December 11th and 12th.
In one of the U.S. Nationals races we could watch over and over again, Reece Whitley became the first 15-16 year old in history to break the 2:12 barrier in the men’s 200 meter breaststroke.
Michael Phelps will contest his fourth final –the 200m breast– on Day Five of 2015 U.S. National Championships in San Antonio, Texas.
After winning the World Championship title in the 10km Open Water event in Kazan, Jordan Wilimovsky will look for a US National title tonight in the 1500
If he chooses to swim the event tonight, he could become the 2nd swimmer in history to have won American national championships in all 4 strokes.
Zane Grothe, national champion in the men’s 400 meter freestyle.
Wilson, a senior-to-be at Emory, has been training with the Texas Longhorns this summer.
Wilson’s 59.68 in the 100 meter breaststroke prelims at U.S. Nationals makes him the 6th fastest American of all-time, right between Cody Miller (59.51) and Kevin Cordes (59.70).
California Aquatics’ Caitlin Leverenz is top seed in the women’s 200m IM on the first day of competition at U.S. Nationals in San Antonio, Texas. Follow the action here.
Jack Conger blasted yet another sub-52 100 fly this year with his win tonight.
The transition from backstroker to butterflyer continues for Texas Longhorn Jack Conger, who blasted a 51.95 in prelims of the 100 fly at the Texas Senior Circuit meet in College Station Saturday morning.
Yet again, Andrew Wilson has broken a DIII record. In breaststroke. In a way that would leave most DI coaches envious.
Andrew Wilson of Emory has taken down the men’s 200 breaststroke record by three seconds.