Josh Matheny heads into finals on Day 3 of 2019 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – East as the top seed in the men’s 100 breaststroke.
Foster destroyed his old best, a 3:40.86 from this meet last year, which had ranked him fifth in the age group, just ahead of Ryan Lochte.
Carson Foster broke a Meet Record int he 200 IM on Thursday and enters Friday as the top seed in both the 200 free and 400 IM.
Here are the top eight finishers in each Speedo Winter Junior Championships final, combining results from the two meets of Day 2.
Claire Curzan took down the 15-16 NAG record in the 50 free, while Jack Magahey nearly broke Michael Phelps’ 500 free 17-18 NAG record tonight.
Jake Magahey of SwimAtlanta is top seed in the men’s 500 free and 50 free finals on Thursday night at Speedo Winter Junior Championships – East.
Both Wyatt Davis (above) and Ella Welch have A finals to swim in other events on Thursday evening at the Winter Junior Championships – East.
Some distance free battles between Georgia’s Jake Magahey and Indiana’s Jake Mitchell could be among the highlights of a strong East Junior meet.
Claire Curzan (above) missed last week’s U.S. Open while sick, but is expected to be good-to-go at the Winter Junior Championships – East this week.
It was a record-breaking weekend in Atlanta, with 18 US Open meet records broken and just 10 now remaining.
Andrew Wilson of Athens Bulldog Swim Club broke the U.S. Open meet record in the 100 breast in prelims with 59.28.
World record holder Caeleb Dressel is slated to swim both the 100 fly and the 200 free during prelims of Day 3 of the 2019 US Open Championships.
Chase Kalisz pulled off the win in the 200 IM last night, keeping the teenager Carson Foster and World Record-holder Ryan Lochte at bay. Watch the race here.
American record-holder Simone Manuel is top seed in the women’s 50 free on Day 2 at 2019 U.S. Open Championships.
Ryan Lochte is chasing a 5th Olympic team, Chase Kalisz a bounce-back year, and Carson Foster a place among the top senior IMers in one of our races to watch.