Novelline now has Trials cuts in the 50 and 100 free, both of which are Wave II cuts.
Day 3 of the 2021 Illinois Winter Open saw NASA Wildcats 17-year-old and UVA recruit Carly Novelline continue to win events and drop time.
Kaelyn Gridley, New Trier 16-year-old, posted a pair of huge swims in the women’s breaststrokes.
Novelline, a Virginia recruit, first swam a 48.16 in the SCY 100 free during prelims.
Many of Illinois’ top high school swimmers will get a racing opportunity this week at the FMC Natatorium in Westmont, Illinois.
There were a total of 21 scratches for day 2 of the 2021 Pro Swim Series in Richmond, with multiple top seeds opting-out of their races.
U.S. Open record-holder Kathleen Baker will go after a 200 IM this morning, hoping to jump to the top of the U.S. ranks for the season.
It’s an incredibly fast-rising class of junior boys – and we have a neck-and-neck competition for the #1 overall swimming recruit in the class.
St. Charles North won title #2 while Loyola’s Luke Maurer took down Reed Malone’s 200 FR state record. Glenbrook South’s Max Iida also swept the BR/IM events.
Peter Thompson from Billings Aquatic Club has verbally committed to UVA’s class of 2025.
Connor Boyle adds some serious sprint credentials to the Virginia Cavaliers’ 2021 recruiting class.
16-year-old Torri Huske won 2 titles on the closing day of the 2019 NCSA Summer Junior Nationals meet.
Justine Murdoch (BBA), 16, blew away her previous best time of 2:15.25, and qualified first for tonight’s A final by over 3 seconds.
Younger brother Max took the win in the 200 breast, less than a tenth off of his best. Meanwhile, Beata Nelson surged to a new best in the 100 free tonight.
After a bunch of classes in a row loaded with 200 freestylers, 2021 is decidedly sprintier, led by a pair of Swiss Army Knife multi-stroke sprinters.