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. It’s a butterfly-heavy class, and so fittingly, California flyer Eva Merrell is at the top of the list.
Kevin Cordes will compete in the men’s 100 breast final tonight in Atlanta.
Katie Meili and Molly Hannis have both officially scratched the women’s 100 breast on day 4 in Atlanta.
Chase Kalisz headlines the men’s 400 IM tonight in Atlanta.
Ryan Murphy will be in action on day 3 in the men’s 200 back.
Simone Manuel headlines the women’s 100 free tonight at the Arena Pro Swim Series – Atlanta.
Michael Phelps is the poster child for versatile athletes who can contribute to national free relays without being a pure sprint freestyler – and he’s not the only member of that group racing the 100 free in Austin.
The 2015 Korean National Championships have a much different feel than past year’s meets.
15-year-old Easop Lee will go after the Korean national record in the 400 free in what should be a thrilling showdown with current record-holder Cho Hyoun-joo, herself only 15 as well.
Here are the swims that impressed us during the weekend of February 27-March 1, 2015, also known as the AgonSwim Weekly Wonders.
Max Miranda of the Bluefish Swim Club earned his first Olympic Trials cut on Sunday in Piscataway, New Jersey.
Sierra Schmidt won both the 400 free and 400 IM on Saturday at the CeraVe Invitational.
Easop Lee of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club won two individual and one relay event on Friday at the CeraVe Invitational.
14-year old Easop Lee led the NBAC girls to a win in the 800 free relay on Saturday.
Townley Haas will have some company tonight in the 200, where he’s seeded third behind Michael Domagala and breakout prelims star Maxime Rooney.