At last weekend’s Art Adamson Invite, Eastin chopped a whopping four seconds off her lifetime-best to put up the NCAA’s leading time of 4:01.04 in the 400 yard IM. And not only is that time the best 400 IM swim in the NCAA this year, it’s actually a full second faster than Sarah Henry went in winning last year’s NCAA title.
Florida’s Caeleb Dressel clocked 3 NCAA “A” standards competing at the OSU Invite in Columbus last weekend, including in one event you wouldn’t quite expect.
Stanford’s women won 5 of 6 events on the final night of the 2015 Art Adamson Invite, but it was Texas A&M who took home the team title. Meanwhile Utah took the men’s crown with a deep team effort.
The Stanford and Texas A&M women continue to jockey for the top spots on the final morning of the 2015 Art Adamson Invite. Pictured: Lia Neal, who is the top qualifier in the 100 free.
Stanford freshman Ella Eastin rocked the Art Adamson Invite’s second day, putting up a 400 IM time that would have won last year’s NCAA title by a wide margin.
After some big opening night swims, the Art Adamson Invite in College Station, Texas is set to field further exciting clashes Friday, most notably a battle of high-ranking 400 IMers.
The Art Adamson Invite turned its format over to short course yards for finals and the explosions started immediately on night 1, led by Beryl Gastaldello’s nation-leading 50 free.
Kelsi Worrell is expected to crush records of all kinds in the butterfly events at NCAAs this season.
Lia Neal (above) will be hungry for a national title as the fastest returning 100 and 200 freestyler in the NCAA this year.
USA Swimming has released its 2015-2016 Junior National Team roster, and it’s headed by 6-event qualifiers Katie Drabot and Michael Andrew.
Michael Andrew, Ella Eastin, and others weighed in on the new Northside Swim Center in San Antonio, Texas, home to Junior Nationals last week, and to US Nationals beginning on Thursday.
Pine Crest Swimming’s Marta Ciesla was among the many record-breakers on the final day of competition at 2015 U.S. Speedo Junior Nationals.
Michael Andrew won the 200 IM and 50 free to close out the 2015 Junior Nationals.
Nitro Swimming’s men won the team title at 2015 US Speedo Junior Nationals.
Michael Andrew will look to take over the lead from Maxime Rooney to win men’s high point on the final day at US Speedo Junior Nationals.