In another record-breaking session, the girls of Neuqua Valley, led by 2-time state record-holder and champion Rachel Stege, defended their 2018 state title.
Host New Trier will aim to topple defending champs Neuqua Valley as only 3.5 points separates the teams after a record-breaking prelims.
New Trier has set themselves in a great position for the team title, yet will have 2018 champion Neuqua Valley, Oswego East and Metea Valley on their tails.
Carly Novelline (NASA Wildcat) won another freestyle event after winning the 200 free on Friday and 50 free on Saturday.
Topher Stensby (Patriot Aquatic Club), another rising Notre Dame freshman, won the men’s 50 free in 23.32.
Liam Hutchinson (Wheaton Swim Club), who will be swimming for Notre Dame in the Fall, swam away with the men’s 800.
NCAP’s Phoebe Bacon holds the top seed in the 50 back on the final night of the 2019 NCSA Spring Juniors.
Maldonado broke the 3-year old record held by Arizonan Miriam Sheehan.
Read all about our Weekly Wonders from the weekend of November 16-18, 2018.
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