The final day of the TYR Spring Festival Wrapped up in Orlando with several more athletes capturing Olympic Trials standards across multiple events.
Adriel Sanes has announced his intention to finish his remaining year of NCAA eligibility at Auburn beginning next fall.
Bethel broke Gunnar Bentz’s 200 IM state record by a hundredth, and later torched Liam Bell’s 100 breast state record.
18-year-old Jack Aikins won the boys’ 200 freestyle in a new best time of 1:36.10, and tied his prelim PB to win the 100 backstroke in 47.49.
18-year-old Jack Aikins’ victory in the 100 back was a 1.62 second time drop from his previous best, 56.21, from the 2019 Georgia Senior State Championships.
Henry Bethel, one of the top breaststrokers in the high school class of 2021, has changed his college commitment from Indiana to Auburn.
National Junior Teamer Magahey took down the Georgia State Record in the 200 free. The former mark stood at a 1:35.16. Magahey cleared that easily in 1:34.37.
Duneland Swim Club’s Lucas Piunti, who finished 14th in the 400 IM at Summer Juniors, has verbally committed to Indiana for 2021-22.
The class’s first distance freestyler, Carlile made the US Junior National Team in the Open Water 10k after finishing 6th place at Open Water Nationals.
Breast/IM specialist Sean Swift from Sierra Marlins Swim Team has verbally committed to Indiana University for 2021-22.
Luke Barr from Papillion, Nebraska’s Papillion-La Vista Senior High School and Sarpy County Swim Club has verbally committed to Indiana for 2021-22.
Henry Bethel from Dalton, Georgia has announced his verbal commitment to Indiana University for 2021-22.
Magahey threw down a 4:15.63, shattering the previous record of 4:16.39, which was set by Jeff Kostoff in 1983.