2016 U.S. Olympian Hali Flickinger swam her first 400 IM personal best since 2014 on Friday morning.
Gunnar Bentz was one of 23 swimmers awarded with an NCAA post-grad scholarship.
USA’s Kathleen Baker swam the 3rd fastest 100 backstroke in the world this year with a 58.77 at the Mare Nostrum in Barcelona.
Kathleen Baker threw down a 59.47 100 back on day 1 of the Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona.
Last week, Seliskar went 1:49.23 in prelims and 1:48.35 in finals of the 200 free at the Santa Clara Pro Swim Series, beating a field that included three-fourths of Team USA’s bronze-medal 4×200 free relay from the 2017 World Championships.
The top 5 races to watch at the 2018 Mare Nostrum Tour in Barcelona features an often unspoken rivalry between female breaststrokers.
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Dynamo’s Ian Grum has verbally committed to swim for the University of Georgia in 2019-20.
Georgia standouts Keturah Orji of track and field and Gunnar Bentz from swimming and diving have been chosen as 2018 recipients of NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships, according to an announcement by the NCAA.
Three top seeds have scratched out of Saturday night finals at the Indianapolis Pro Swim.
Lilly King will swim the women’s 100 breast on day 4 in Indianapolis.
Chase Kalisz will look to continue his streak of dominant 400 IM performances going at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Indy.
Jacob Pebley is the top seed in the men’s 200 back field by a wide margin in Indianapolis.
At the wall it was Bentz, who came back in 27.94, out-touching the other two for the win in 53.03, with Shields 2nd in 53.08 and Lanza 3rd in 53.12.
Simone Manuel will battle a stacked field tonight in the women’s 100 freestyle in Indianapolis.