The swim was nearly 3 full seconds better than her previous best of 8:51.18, which she swam in early April of this year.
Winter Juniors qualifier Emily Carpenter has announced her verbal commitment to the University of Texas for the 2022-23 school year.
A small bevy of top teens stood out at the TAC Titans site of the 2021 Tar Heel States meet this past weekend in Cary, NC.
14-year old Lucca Battaglini swam two more lifetime bests on Sunday to close a breakthrough meet in North Carolina this weekend.
16-year old Hook continued to show off her versatility on Sunday. She has the fastest times in the class of ’22 in the 200 fly, 200 IM, and 1650 free.