U.S. World Champs team member Dakota Luther will lead the opening event, the girls 200 fly, on Tuesday morning.
17-year-old Reece Whitley is poised to break the 1-minute barrier in the 100 breast.
Emma Carlton (above), who like Virva will represent the USA this summer, won the 100 fly in nearly a best time.
After making an A-final in the 200 breaststroke at the World Championship Trials 3 weeks ago, Daniel Roy played an encore on Thursday in Seattle.
Despite a controversial DQ in the 400 IM that kept her off the World Champs team, Ella Eastin will lead the World University Games team in the 200 IM and 200 fly.
Matt Grevers was victorious in the men’s 100 backstroke.
If Licon can carry his explosive NCAA momentum into the long course season, we could see him on top of the podium at Nationals this time around.
Nathan Adrian will compete in the men’s 100 free on day 2 of the Arena Pro Series in Santa Clara, an event loaded with America’s best.
It’s that time of year again where we at SwimSwam rank out the top 20 high school swimming prospects in the upcoming NCAA recruiting class. This is arguably the best breaststroke class we’ve ever ranked, headed by Junior World Champs silver medalist Reece Whitley.
The third stop of the 2017 Arena Pro Swim series kicked off this morning in Mesa, Arizona. Final heats for the 100 freestyles, 200 breaststrokes, 100 butterflys and 400 freestyles will be stacked with Olympians and international stars.
Harrison Lierz went the #2 time in the 13-14 age group in the 200 back this weekend.
Emma Carlton (purple suit) won 4 individual events and was part of 3 winning Bellingham Bay relays.
Take a look at the championship final races from the fourth and final day at 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-West in College Station, Texas.
We’ve got a couple of age group records on watch tonight, including the 13-14 girls NAG Record in the 200 fly. Regan Smith will be chasing Cassidy Bayer’s record of 1:56.01 in that event.
Watch Regan Smith’s record-breaking performances, along with all the other championship finals, from Day Three of 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-West in College Station, Texas.