Like USA Swimming did with its Virtual Winter Junior Championships, Florida ran a state-wide virtual championship meet between four sites.
Tyler Hanley and Ella Bathurst closed out the 2020 Florida Virtual Championships at Clearwater with two event wins each.
UVA recruit Ella Bathurst (Tampa Elite Aquatics) was back in action Saturday night, taking another pair of events at the meet.
Ella Bathurst picked up two straight wins in the 200 free and 100 breast at the Florida Virtual Championships – Site 3 in Clearwater, Florida.
Watch out for Bobby Finke in the 1650 free, Clark Beach in the 200 back, and the men’s 100 free featuring Kieran Smith, Brett Fraser, and Ryan Lochte.
Multi-time World champion Ryan Lochte is scheduled to swim his signature 200 IM here in Sarasota while Emma Weyant leads both the women’s 400 free and 200 IM.
Aiden Hayes, the top-ranked boy from the high school class of 2021, will be able to sign a National Letter of Intent to swim at NC State beginning tomorrow.
Lexi Mulvihill broke an 18-year-old state record in the girl’s 50 free as Florida’s 4A school’s finished their season with their state championship.
Kieran Smith, the NCAA, American and U.S. Open record-holder in the 500 yard freestyle, is among stars at Sarasota’s U.S. Open site.
Florida high schools continued their preparation for their state championship meet, with Liam Custer and Ella Brathurst highlighting the state’s Region meets.
Reigning 4A state champions for both boys and girls, Oviedo High School took first on both sides as Florida kicks off their post-season competition.
Charlottesville-based Athena Vanyo has changed her verbal commitment to the hometown Cavaliers for 2021-22.
With Zoe Skirboll’s verbal commitment, UVA has snagged 2 high-level recruits from the high school class of 2022 in as many days.
One of the best sprint classes we’ve ever seen is out on the recruiting market. We rank down the top high school juniors, led by #1 Gretchen Walsh.
Gretchen Walsh, who was the world’s fastest 18&U 50-meter freestyler in 2019, has announced her decision to join her sister at UVA in 2021.