SwimMAC held their third sanctioned swim meet post-quarantine over the weekend. Tim Connery, the #4 recruit in his class, finished the meet with 3 event wins.
Since February, Baylor Nelson has dropped almost six seconds in the 200-yard freestyle. He also hit a new 200 breast lifetime-best last week.
Junior Nationals swimmer Baylor Nelson (above) finished SwimMAC’s Intrasquad with three victories and two best times after a close race in the 100 fly.
There’s no clear #1 in the current crop of sophomores. The class centers on IMs and distance free, with some strong international ties and LCM swims.
The Carrboro girls are back-to-back champions at the 2020 NCHSAA Swimming and Diving Championship, winning by just an 11 point margin over Lincoln Charter.
Junior stars are spread across North Carolina’s three classes of high school swimming, including standout Claire Curzan, on a NAG record hunt this week.
Kieran Smith, who won the 400 IM, scratched as the #7 in the 100 free. Jack Conger, who took 13th in prelims, also scratched out.
World Record holder Regan Smith will take on the 200 back today, putting the PSS Record on watch. Smith took down the 100 back PSS Record last night.
This morning, the 200 free, 100 breast, 100 fly, and 400 IM will be contested at the first prelims session of the 2020 Pro Swim Series- Knoxville.
Dynamo and Long Island Aquatic Club shared the women’s title while SwimMAC Carolina took home the top prize in the men’s meet at 2019 Speedo Juniors.
Tim Connery and Tristen Ulett, pictured above, won the high point awards at Juniors. The swimmers earned 74 and 79 points, respectively.
The final session of the meet will feature the 200 IM, 50 free, women’s 1500, men’s 800, and the 4×100 medley relays.
The 2019 Charlotte Ultra concluded Sunday with the women’s 1500, men’s 800, and the men’s and women’s 100 free, 200 back, and 200 IM.
Ross Dant, who has committed to swim for NC State next fall, broke a North Carolina state record in the 500 free at the NCHSAA 1A/2A State Championships.