14-year-old Mellott swam a 1:08.77 100 breast in Irvine to become the 2nd all-time fastest 13-14 swimmer behind seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda Beard.
Crow Canyon’s Raya Mellott blasted a 1:09.32 100 breast this morning, placing her behind only a pair of Olympic champions in the 13-14 all time rankings.
Summer Nationals qualifier Carly Meeting of New Albany Aquatics Club has verbally committed to swim and study at Florida in the class of 2027.
Olympian Bella Sims headlines the top 20 NCAA swimming recruits in the high school graduating class of 2023 – a strong distance class that is rising fast.
13-year-old Charlotte Crush posted another strong day of performances at the Southern Premier Meet, demolishing her best time in the 200 butterfly.
Charlotte Crush of the Lakeside Swim Team in Kentucky is now qualified for the USA Swimming International Team Trials in April.
Claire Curzan won her 7th and 8th state titles, breaking the American record in the 100 butterfly as well at the 4A NCHSAA State Championships.
#1 class of 2022 recruit Baylor Nelson (above) and other SwimMac teammates, including Grace Rainey and Caleb Maldari, competed at a suited SwimMac only meet.
After crushing the boys 13-14 NAG in the 200 fly this morning, Thomas Heilman is on the hunt for his 14th NAG in the past 11 days.
This morning’s prelims session will feature the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
SwimMAC Carolina’s Baylor Nelson is lined up for a big swim in the 400 IM on Friday night after qualifying first from prelims.
Tate Jackson makes his return to competition with the 100 free, having taken a five-month break from the water after receiving a one-month USADA suspension.
Olympic silver medalist Bella Sims, the #1 recruit in the class of 2023, is the fifth top-20 verbal commitment to the Florida class of 2027.
Melissa Cowan of Auckland, New Zealand, will bring NCAA-invite ready times in the 100 and 200 breast to Gainesville in the fall of 2023.
Alex Mitchell, a Winter U.S. Open qualifier in the 200/400 free, 200 back, and 200/400 IM, will swim for Florida beginning in 2023-24.