After winning 2 of the stroke 50s so far to qualify for Worlds and qualifying for Pan Pacs as he won the 100 breast, Michael Andrew will battle World champ Caeleb Dressel in the 50 free.
2nd and 3rd place finishers Ally McHugh and Erica Sullivan also cracked the top 10 all-time American performers with their times of 16:02.56 and 16:02.88, which come in at 7th and 8th respectively.
Michael Andrew will try for his 4th win of the week in the 50 free tonight.
As the field vies for Pan Pacs relay spots Wednesday night in the 100 free, Nathan Adrian will also battle to keep up his 8-year national title streak alive.
Athletes who have qualified for the Pan Pacific Championships in open water swimming will be able to add pool events (and vice versa) in Tokyo, USA Swimming has confirmed.
Leah Smith is the presumed runner-up in the women’s 1500, but with a handful of talented open water swimmers taking to the pool in Irvine, her position is in danger.
Thomas Bretzmann (North Carolina Aquatic Club) took the men’s 800 with an 8:14.50.
Cierra Runge and Ashley Twichell are among those that will vie for a podium spot.
Hellen Moffitt won the 100 fly on the final night of the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions.
China’s Li Bingjie won the women’s 1500 free on day 1 of the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo, California.
The meet will include a loaded field of competitors both from domestic and international sources, like Li Bingjie – a Chinese swimmer who is also a World Junior Record holder.
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Michael Brinegar was one of four Americans who punched their ticket to Pan Pacs on Thursday in France.
American Haley Anderson came away with the win at the second stop of the LEN European Open Water World Cup in France.
Tennessee Swimming’s David Heron won the Men’s Open Water National 5K on Sunday for back-to-back titles.