Casas is now tied with Nick Thoman as the 18th fastest performer and 6th fastest U.S. performer of all-time in the 100 back.
For Cronk, the medal in the relay marked her 12th Gold of these Deaflympics, setting a new single Games record for the Deaflympics.
American Matthew Klotz scared his own Deaf World Record in the men’s 50 backstroke on Day 7 of the 2022 Deaflympics.
American Carli Cronk added another pair of Gold medals to her haul, winning the women’s 400 IM as well as the women’s 4×100 medley relay.
The 5th day of the 2022 Deaflympics featured finals of the men’s 1500 free, men’s 100 back, women’s 50 back, men’s 200 IM, and the mixed 4×100 free relay.
The 4th day of the 2022 Deaflympics featured finals of the men’s 100 breast, women’s 200 fly, men’s 100 fly, women’ 50 free, and women’s 4×200 free relay.
American Carli Cronk was on fire on day 3, winning 2 Gold medals.
The first day of the swimming portion, which runs from May 2 to 9, featured finals of the men’s 400 free, women’s 100 back, men’s 50 fly, and women’s 200 IM.
The USA Deaf Sports Federation recently announced the roster for the 2022 Deaflympics, which will take place from May 1- May 15 in Caxias Do Sul, Brazil.
The USADS National Team came back strong on Day 5 of World Deaf Championships with some record-setting swims and three medals.
Emily Massengale (1500m), Molly Likins (50 breast) and Carli Cronk (200 fly) each won silver medals, while Likin set an American Deaf Record on WDSC Day 3.
Collin Davis smashed the American Deaf Record in the 800 free, while Emily Massengale earned a silver medal in the 200 back at the World Deaf Championships.
Molly Likins smashed the 200 breaststroke American Deaf Record in the 200 breast, while Emily Massengale earned the bronze medal in the 400 freestyle.
USA Deaf Swimming is pleased to announce the selection of athletes for the 2019 World Deaf Swimming Championships, set to be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil on August 25-31, 2019.