On day 1 of the Southeastern Swimming LSC Championships on Friday, Letitia Sim bettered her time from the US Olympic Trials in June.
Night two of the 2021 Atlanta Classic will feature the finals of the women’s and men’s 200 fly, 50 free, 100 back, 200 breast, and the 400 free.
2016 Olympian Olivia Smoliga holds the fastest seed time in the 100 back this morning (58.73), and she is ranked 4th in the 50 free (24.83).
Harpeth Hall senior Gretchen Walsh, in her final high school swim, came within .02 of her national independent school record in the 50 free.
Waldrep (pictured, far right) took almost two seconds off her PR, while Sim moved to #11 in the U.S. 13-14 age group historical rankings.
The 200 fly swim was a new best for Sim by over a second, cutting down her 1:58.43 from this meet last year.
They both broke 52 for the first time, and Sim is now within striking distance of Regan Smith’s 13-14 NAG record of 51.09.
Ellie Waldrep and Josean Massucco both hit times good enough to make the top-20 in the Virtual Winter Juniors meet at the Baylor School’s meet.
Drew Hitchock’s 3:55.77 in the 400 IM highlighted the second day of competition at the Baylor School’s 18 and Under Swimming Championship meet.
The 18 and Under Winter Championships meet kicked off it’s first day of competition with four events contested at the Baylor School in Tennessee.
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.
Auburn commit Ellie Waldrep missed her lifetime best in the 200 back on Friday by .03 seconds, breaking a 12-year old pool record in the process.
Santa Margarita was named the girl’s winner of NISCA’s All-Time Dual Meet Challenge after facing off against Fossil Ridge, Baylor, and Harpeth Hall.
Large summer leagues in Chattanooga, Tennessee (above) and Madison, Wisconsin have cancelled their 2020 seasons, while Fort Wayne, Indiana is still on.
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.