To say it’s been good here in Columbus, Ohio would be an understatement: fast swims, fun times, excellent hosts are…
Day 3 of Winter Nationals kicks off with the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
Neidigh held on to her lead throughout the race, posting a huge best time of 4:34.47 to win it
Louisville standout Mallory Comerford will show off her range tonight in both the 50 free and 500 free. Comerford’s challengers in the 50 include fellow Louisville-based star Kelsi Worrell and former U.S. National teamer Margo Geer, who both broke 22 this morning.
Chase Kalisz will headline the men’s 200 IM on day 2 of U.S. Winter Nats.
Arizona’s Brad Tandy cracked the 22-second barrier to win the 50 free on night 5.
One of the highlight swims on the 2nd night of competition came in the women’s 400 free, where 16-year-old Erica Sullivan smashed the 4:10-barrier for the first time to take gold ahead of open water world champ Ashley Twichell.
Check out all the day 1 action here, including Ashley Twichell’s victory in the 800 free.
Cassidy Bayer headlines the field in the women’s 100 fly on day 3 of the U.S. Open.
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.
One of the top swimmers to watch tonight is U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz, who is the top seed for the men’s 200 fly final.
Lanza took a sizeable lead in the 200 IM as he took gold in 2:03.31. Lanza then won another gold in Meet Record time with his 53.07 in the 100 fly.
Former Auburn standout Ashley Neidigh is making waves at her new home in Indiana.