With a Worlds berth already in the 1500 free and the 800 still to come, Bobby Finke has scratched the 400 free on Day 4 in Greensboro.
After likely qualifying for Worlds in two events, Leah Smith has scratched the 400 IM where she was the #3 seed, for Day 3 prelims.
There were a number of scratches for day 2 prelims at the 2022 US World Championship Trials, the most notable being Abbey Weitzel in the 200 freestyle.
Several pros from the University of Missouri and the Mission Viejo Nadadores raced last weekend, tuning-up for U.S. International Trials.
Double Olympic gold medalist Bobby Finke leads the Florida Gators toward a 10th-straight SEC Championship this week in Knoxville.
Florida’s Bobby Finke was named the SEC’s Men’s Swimmer of the Week, while fellow Gator Mabel Zavaros and Arkansas’ Andreas Sansores share the women’s award.
A total of 15 Missouri State pool records fell on Saturday as the Mizzou Tigers swept their in-state foes in Springfield.
Missouri’s Ben Patton knocked more than two seconds off his lifetime best in the 200 breaststroke on Friday to win at the Tigers’ home invite.
Jack Dahlgren lowered his NCAA-leading 200 back time by .01 at the Mizzou Invite prelims in 1:40.96.
Danny Kovac, Ben Patton and Jack Dahlgren posted strong swims in the 100 fly, 100 breast and 200 free, respectively.
Sarah Thompson, Rémi Fabiani, and Danny Kovac all posted impressive swims during the Day 1 finals, which were filled with top-in-the-country performances.
Sarah Thompson won two individual events in the tri-dual meet against Michigan and Purdue, while Jack Dahlgren claimed four podium finishes in the meet.
Griffin Hadley (pictured) brings a strong free/back presence to the Tennessee Volunteers this season.
The women’s 100 breast will give us our first sighting of USC’s Kaitlyn Dobler, who is the top seed in 1:06.29.