The addition of Virginia transfer Claire Tuggle really bolsters USC’s recruiting class, with the freestyle talent still have three years of eligibility.
The defending Ivy League-champion Princeton Tigers will welcome Ukraine’s Kamila Isaieva and Zimbabwean Olympian Donata Katai to the ambush next fall.
Leah Shackley swam a personal best in the 100 back and swam the LCM 200 butterfly for the first time today. She won both on day 3.
Eleanor Sun collected titles in the 200 butterfly (1:56.86) and 400 IM (4:09.82) while also earning a runner-up finish in the 200 breast (2:13.31).
Stone Ridge senior Erin Gemmell won the 100 free (48.19) and 200 free (1:43.45), with the former breaking a Metros record Caroline McTaggart had set in 2015.
South Africa National Team member Dakota Tucker will join the Tigers next fall with Ivy A-final potential in the 200/400 IM and 200 fly.
Versatile Hayley Clark will join the Princeton class of 2027 with Ivy Championship top-16 in the 500/1650 free, 100/200 breast, 200 fly, and 200/400 IM.
Alec Enyeart won by over 20 seconds and will be arriving at Texas this fall. It was a best time by about six seconds.
Enyeart was almost four seconds faster in the 400 free this year than he was at this meet a year ago and would have finished 6th at US International Trials.
Sim swam a best time of 1:00.54 two weeks ago and now moves up from #13 to #12 in the women’s 15-16 age group all-time.
Ponsler was second in the event at Wave I Trials last summer in a 4:22.23 which allowed him to swim the event again at Wave II.
Spink’s 100 free was a best time by over half of a second. It also was much faster than her 56.08 which she swam at US International Team Trials in April.
Gemmell, a Texas commit, was less than a tenth off both of her best times in the 200 freestyle and 100 butterfly at the meet.
Nation’s Capital’s Camille Spink put up a time of 25.53 in the women’s 50 free, faster than she was at the 2022 International Team Trials.
Olympian Bella Sims headlines the top 20 NCAA swimming recruits in the high school graduating class of 2023 – a strong distance class that is rising fast.