Lots of fun aquatic action occurred on Day 3 of the 2020 US Open Championships in Irvine, and SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture it all.
Ivan Puskovitch is the top seed in the men’s 50 free on Friday in Irvine.
Olympian Jordan Wilimovsky is entered in the 200/400/800/1500 free next week at Irvine’s U.S. Open meet site.
UVA women pick up their 7th verbal commitment to the class of 2026 from Greenville, North Carolina’s Madeline Smith.
Novelline is the #2 50 freestyler in the class of 2022, behind only the uncommitted Claire Curzan.
A slew of open water stars are set to compete at the West Coast Open Water Championship including Jordan Wilimovsky, Haley Anderson, and Kieran Smith.
59.7/2:10 breaststroker Emma Weber has given the UVA women’s swimming and diving team their 5th 2022 verbal commitment; 3 of those are top-20 recruits.
From switching her training bases to committing to UVA as a new high school junior, Tuggle guides us through her swim story so far.
Piedmont Family YMCA’s Izzy Bradley has announced her verbal commitment to the neighboring Cavaliers for 2022-23 and beyond.
With Zoe Skirboll’s verbal commitment, UVA has snagged 2 high-level recruits from the high school class of 2022 in as many days.
Claire Tuggle, the #4 recruit from the class of 2022, has announced her verbal commitment to UVA for 2022-23.
In the men’s 100 free, several 48’s might not make it to the semifinals. And a 47 might not even make the final!
Katie Ledecky? Missy Franklin? Regan Smith? Who is the top NCAA swimming prospect of the past decade? We rank our top 50 since 2012.
It’s our annual prospect ranks for the current sophomores, led by two swimmers from the same club. Need an IMer? You’re in luck, because this class is loaded.
None of the 4 swimmers who scratched, including top seed Ella Eastin, have other entries on day 2 of the Pro Swim Series in Knoxville.