After a strong 100 free yesterday, Jacob Pebley comes in as the top seed in his signature event, the 200 backstroke.
Kibler first set the record with a gold-winning 43.20 in the individual race. Then, he led off the 400 free relay in 43.02 to lower the mark even further.
Carmel Swim Club’s Drew Kibler, a multi-NAG Record holder, has given his verbal commitment to swim for the University of Texas. Kibler will begin his NCAA swimming career in the fall of 2018.
Yale commit Tyler Harmon took the top seed in the 100 back in prelims.
Carmel junior Drew Kibler has broken the National Public High School Record in the 200 yard freestyle.
Note: below is an updated version of the press release. Anthony Ervin will not be at the meet, however Kevin…
Drew Kibler (pictured) and Eva Merrell led the 2016 Swammy honorees for the 15-16 age group.
The 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships for the East and West are now complete. We’ve gone through the results of each meet and put together lists of the top 8 swimmers in each event from the 2 meets combined.
Watch Madison Homovich’s winning 1650 free, as well as all the other championship final races, from the final day of competition at 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.
In the 200 breast, Reece Whitley will be making a run at his own 15-16 NAG Record.
Kibler led the field with a 42.99, making him the 2nd fastest 15-16 swimmer of all time in the event. Tonight, he’ll be going after Ryan Hoffer’s 15-16 NAG Record of 42.67.
Watch Reece Whitley win the 400 IM and 100 breast, along with all the other championship finals, from Day Three of the 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.
Carmel Swim Club’s Drew Kibler will take on the 200 free and 100 back tonight.
Reece Whitley cut over 5 seconds off his best time, racing to a 3:48.93 to take top seed for the men’s 400 IM. That time puts Whitley just outside of the top 10 all-time 15-16 boys.
Despite trailing Nicolas Albiero at the halfway point, Reece Whitley burst into the lead with his 29.53 breaststroke split on the was to a 1:43.93 victory in the 200 IM.