Mariah Denigan placed 2nd in the women’s 800 freestyle out of the morning heats, a performance many viewers might have misssed.
Thomas’ best time in the 100 breaststroke (58.93) already would have scored at the 2022 Women’s NCAA Championships. Stanford finished third at NCAAs.
Bricker already has a best time of 59.73 in the 100 breaststroke. Stanford had only one member of their roster swim a sub-1:00 100 breast this past season.
There aren’t many left, but three of our top-16 ranked recruits in the girls’ high school class of 2023 have yet to commit collegiately.
Olympian Bella Sims headlines the top 20 NCAA swimming recruits in the high school graduating class of 2023 – a strong distance class that is rising fast.
Stanford commit Lucy Bell highlights the 5A Colorado Girls State Meet psych sheet. View the 3A, 4A, and 5A psych sheets and score projections here.
Watch A finals of the 1650 free, 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, and 400 free relay at the Speedo Winter Junior Championships West meet.
Rather than racing in the mile tonight, Olympic Silver medalist Bella Sims (Sandpipers of Nevada) is racing the girls 100 free and 200 fly.
Justina Kozan is set to race the 200 back, 100 free, and 200 fly this morning, which is one of the toughest event schedules we’ve seen all week.
The Sandpipers of Nevada will be out in full force this weekend, including Olympians Bella Sims and Katie Grimes scheduled to swim full slates.
Cal commit Mia Kragh was another swimmer to post a top seed by a significant margin, swimming a 59.24 in prelims of the women’s 100 fly.
14-year-old Teagan O’Dell touched third in the Irvine 400 IM final at 4:46.73, dropping 3 seconds and boosting up to No. 10 all-time in 13-14 history.
University of Texas’ David Johnston is the top seed in the men’s 400 IM by 6 seconds.
Tonight’s finals session will kick off with the women’s 200 free, where Justina Kozan (Mission Viejo) will attempt to win her 2nd title of the meet.
This morning, we’ll see heats of the 200 fly and 100 freestyle, as well as one heat each of the women’s 800 free and men’s 1500 free.