Leah Hayes of the Fox Valley Park District Riptides swam a new personal best in the 100 fly on Sunday, finishing the meet with six individual wins.
Simon Miezkowski knocked two seconds off his personal best in the 200 backstroke and should enter college as Knetucky’s top backstroker next season.
World Championship medalist Leah Hayes is part of the field at this week’s FMC Aquatics Speedo Grand Challenge, but the 100 breaststrokers stole the show on day 1.
Hochwalt won the 200 IM at Summer Juniors this past August and was also third in the 200 fly, even after breaking his leg last fall.
University of Michigan commit Jaeddan Gamilla led his new Hinsdale Swim Club to team victory at the 2023 Illinois Senior SCY Championships last month.
Tonight’s events are the girls’ 400 IM, 50 breast, and 100 back, while the boys will compete in the 200 free, 50 breast, and 200 fly.
Defending champion Nathaniel Germonprez leads a tight field in the boys’ 100 breaststroke final on night 2 of the NCSA Spring Championships.
Camden Taylor broke the Illinois State Championship Meet Record previously held by Ryan Held in the 100 free; Hinsdale Central rolled to their 19th state title.