Nova of Virginia Aquatics and Inspire Swim Team captured the team titles at the 2021 NCSA Spring Invite over the weekend.
NOVA wrapped up the NCSA Spring Invite with the combined team title, raking in a total of 1972 points throughout the 5 day meet.
Letitia Sim is the top seed in tonight’s 50 fly but will also go in as 2nd seed in the 200 IM, right behind Lucy Thomas.
Catch up on the 2021 NCSA Spring Invite by watching race videos from night 4 of racing, including a double win from Letitia Sim.
Joshua Zuchowski was the only swimmer in the top-16 to scratch an event tonight, dropping his spot in the 100 breast ‘B’ final to focus on the 100 fly.
Claire Dafoe of NOVA of Virginia had a breakthrough swim in the 500 free prelims, going under 4:45 for the first time.
With only a handful of scratches among top seeds heading into day 4, Levenia and Letitia Sim will go head to head in the 100 fly on day 4 of the meet.
Sim became the fastest 14 & under in history in the 50 back last night (24.00), so Regan Smith’s 51.07 NAG record is on high alert.
NOVA sisters Grace and Caroline Sheble come in as tonight’s top 2 seeds in the 200 fly final while Inspire Swim Team holds the top 2 men’s 50 back seeds.
The 2021 NCSA Spring Championships are back next week in Orlando, featuring some of the top youth talent nationwide.
Uncommitted senior Ziyad Saleem broke 47 for the first time in the 100 backstroke at the 41st Annual Schroeder A+ Invite.
In our GMX7 Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming series, we celebrate swimmers of every age and experience level with profiles of some recent results.
In prelims, 17-year-old Holden Smith dropped more than 2 seconds from the best time that he swam last month, coming within .01 of the SCY 17-18 LSC record.
15-year-old Maggie Wanezek of Elmbrook Swim Club came close to her LSC record-setting 100 meter backstroke time, 1:01.22, which she posted 3 weeks ago.
Olympic Trial qualifier Lucy Thomas led the charge in the 100 meter breast tonight, pushing 15-year-old Maggie Papanicholas to come within .05 of the OT cut.