Knelson raced one meet with the Arizona Wildcats this past season then took a medical redshirt due to a spinal injury.
The time comes in just off Schlicht’s best of 3:40.14, which he swam at the 2019 NCAAs.
Arizona swimmers Brooks Fail and David Schlicht punched their NCAA tickets, and the Wildcat men and women lead the Antelopes after Day 1.
Arizona will get two key contributors back from Olympic gap years. David Schlicht (redshirt) and Faith Knelson (deferral) competed at this morning’s invite.
Breaststroke specialist Nadia Bouraoui from Santa Clara Swim Club has sent a verbal commitment to the University of Arizona’s class of 2025.
The Pac-12 brings in three of the top five recruiting classes nationwide on the women’s side, and a young Stanford team gets even tougher.
The Canadian Olympic Trials were supposed to run this week, and there would’ve been no shortage of intriguing storylines.
In Olympic anticipation, the 2020 NCAA season was loaded with top talent taking gap years. But Olympic postponement will throw a wrench into those plans.
Ryan Held is the top seed in the 100 free this weekend. After a couple of underwhelming seasons, Held has taken back control of his swimming.
Jade Hannah, who has won 5 World Junior Swimming Championships, is among the elite swimmers who currently train at the HPC – Victoria.
Blue chip breaststroker Faith Knelson will defer her enrollment at the University of Arizona until after the 2020 Olympic season.
#12 Alexandra Crisera is one of four incoming freshmen for three-time defending NCAA champions Stanford. We start our countdown of women’s classes today.
Delfina Pignatiello, campeona en 400 libre, se unió a Virginia Bardach, oro en 200 mariposa, y Julia Sebastián, plata en 100 pecho, en un día brillante.
Tonight’s finals will feature the men’s and and women’s 400 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 200 butterfly, and men’s and women’s 4 x 100 freestyle relays.