USA Swimming constantly has young swimmers cropping up to take place of seasoned stars, and that couldn’t be more true in women’s backstroke.
Veronica Burchill swam a lifetime best in the 200 free on Saturday after doing the same in the 400 on Friday.
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We’re now a ways out from women’s NCAA’s, but that doesn’t mean we have to stop breaking down the meet….
Stanford’s Ella Eastin is looking for a perfect 3-for-3 in both NCAA titles and American Records here. She’ll be swimming in the 200 fly towards the end of the session.
Louisville’s Mallory Comerford will go up against Stanford’s Simone Manuel and Michigan’s Siobhan Haughey in the 200 free.
2017 champion Baker was out with the lead in 24.02, clearing American Record pace, but Stanford’s Howe shot off the final wall with a huge underwater to blow by her, pulling into the wall just ahead of Wisconsin’s Nelson as baker faded to 3rd.
Day 2 of the 2018 NCAA D1 Women’s Championships will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 200 medley relay.
Ally Howe, Kathleen Baker, Janet Hu, and Beata Nelson will vie for the 100 back title.
Hansson scratched the 200 IM, where she was the #16-seed, but is the #2 seed in both the 100 and 200 fly later in the meet.
Kathleen Baker will be looking to repeat in the 100 backstroke at the NCAA Championships.
A deep freestyle group is a tried and true formula for success, and that’s exactly what Virginia has on its roster.
Virginia will look to lock down the ACC title tonight.
2018 Women’s ACCs Wednesday-Saturday, February 14-17th Greensboro Aquatic Center, Greensboro, NC Short course yards Prelims – 10am ET, Finals 6pm…