USC has only a small freshman class, but blue-chip breaststroker Margaret Aroesty has potential to become a bona fide star.
The above photo is from high school, though Sanchez (left) got a great race from Kenisha Liu (right) in the 100 fly tonight.
His previous best was a 50.52, and he’s now broken the 50-second mark for the first time.
Rising USC junior Riley Scott, swimming with Marin Pirates, is the top seed in both the 100 breast and the 200 IM.
Kathleen Baker headlines the 200 back, but Ally Howe, who smashed the 100 back American Record last night, will look for a sweep of the backstrokes.
Day 4 brings competiton in the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, 1650 free, and platform diving.
Becca Mann was a double winner in two of her specialties–the 500 and 1000 freestyles–on Saturday afternoon in USC’s victory over Utah
Santo Condorelli had a win in the 50 free for USC, as the men battled to what was initially a tie with ASU on Friday. A later re-score gave the meet to Bob Bowman’s crew. The Trojan women were victorious over the Sun Devils.
Stanzi Moseley, Becca Mann, and Tatum Wade each won 2 individual races for the Trojans in their first home meet.
Kenisha Liu of Brea Aquatics stole the show at the Roseville Sectional Championships, winning four individual events on the weekend.
Crean Lutheran girls won their fourth consecutive CIF team title (2 in Division III, 2 in Division II), but it was Ayala senior Kenisha Liu who stole the show with two division records in the 200 free and 100 free.
Glendale junior Trenton Julian led the morning’s qualifiers in the 200 free and 100 fly.
Catherine Sanchez, an Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 and 200 meter butterfly events, has committed to swim for USC.
Abbey Weitzeil dominated the women’s 100m free to open the California-Nevada Summer Sectional meet, winning by well over two body lengths.
Erik Juliusson of Laguna Beach was the top qualifier in the 200 IM and second in the 100 back at the CIF-SS Division II prelims on Friday.