Kirschke fought hard on the breast and free legs of the 200 IM to snag the event win and clinch the meet for UCLA in the final individual race of the meet.
NC State’s Ky-lee Perry swam the fastest women’s 50 free in the NCAA so far this season in the prelims at the IU Invite, clocking 21.80.
Coleman Stewart was one of four NC State men to break 20.0 in the 50 free this morning.
Chloe Isleta led the charge for the ASU, taking home wins in the 100 back, 200 back, and 200 IM.
Riley Scott won three events in USC’s sweep at home over ASU.
Mitchell is a senior at Providence Christian Academy in the greater Atlanta area.
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Silja Kansakoski was crucial in the ASU women’s defeat of FSU today.
ASU won 27 of 32 events against Utah in their first dual of the season.
The big news for the morning is that Canadian Olympian and age group wonder Taylor Ruck is slated to swim the 100 back, after sitting out the last two days of the meet. Meanwhile, 2nd-seed Conor Dwyer has scratched the 200 IM, after swimming on Thursday and missing yesterday.
In the 100 back final, Walsh rocketed to a 52.80 to set a new State Record and win gold by 3 full seconds.
In the 200 free, Walsh blasted a 26.40 on the final 50 to swim past Hardin Valley’s Erica Laning (1:46.26), touching the wall for gold in 1:45.24.
Watch Reece Whitley win the 200 IM, and all the other championship finals, from Day 2 of the U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.
After producing a national high school record in the boys short course meter 200 free earlier, the same Tennessee high school meet saw two more national records fall to Hardin Valley.
Georgia’s Jack Dalmolin will trek across the country next year to train with the Arizona Sun Devils, the most rapidly improving team in college swimming.