The 2022 Swedish National Championships rolled through day 3, with two meet records and one national record biting the dust, both on the men’s side.
Sweden’s Emil Hassling, a rising junior at LSU, has scratched the 200 IM this session where he was ranked #40. This was his only individual event of the meet.
While Olympian Brooks Curry (above) is the star, the other LSU men are stepping up under new Head Coach Rick Bishop and moving up the Power Rankings.
After going 19.14 in prelims, and 19.30 on the 200 free relay, Curry popped his third-fastest time ever in finals in College Station.
FSU junior Maddie McDonald was one of three women that won two individual events during Friday’s dual.
Texas A&M’s Shaine Casas cruised in as the top-qualifier for tonight’s final in the men’s 200 IM with a 1:42.24 to take the top seed by over three seconds.
One of the breakout swimmers of the meet was 2006-born Lisa Nystrand. She won three events: the 200 breast (2:32.57), 200 IM (2:16.47) and 400 IM (4:53.57).
Bragg capped off his senior year at the Georgia 6A High School State Runner Up in the 100-yard backstroke.
Aquastar breaststroker Mitchell Mason has announced his verbal commitment to LSU for the 2020-21 season and beyond.
Swedish IMer Emil Hassling has announced his verbal commitment to LSU for the 2020-21 season and beyond.
Sweden will send 17 swimmers to the 2018 European Junior Swimming Championships.