Senior Connor Foote set a state record in the 100 fly, and a 5A record in his other individual event, the 100 back. Three other records were broken.
Despite a possible injury, and placing 10th in prelims, Texas A&M junior Shaine Casas set a new pool record from the 200 back ‘B’ final at 1:36.62.
This morning, Olson popped a 51.85 in the 100 breaststroke, lowering the Texas A&M school record of 52.00 and nearly hitting the NCAA ‘A’ cut time of 51.67.
Texas A&M junior Shaine Casas dominated in freestyle, backstroke, and IM in the first finals session of the 2020 Art Adamson Invite in College Station.
There were a host of career-best times at the Spartans Aquatic Club’s Red vs Gold meet this month, despite the pandemic training layoff.
It was a young Aggie group in 2018-2019, the team’s core returns, including rising star Shaine Casas – who may have to choose between back and fly.
National Merit Finalist Gus Karau has elected to be an Aggie next year.
2012 Olympian Breeja Larson won three events in front of a home crowd to highlight the College Station Speedo Sectional meet. Larson has stayed busy as she continues her pro career. Now competing for NYAC, she won three events. Larson was 57.91 to win the 100 breast, 2:04.71 for the 200 breast title and 49.74 to take the 100 freestyle.
Bryan junior Julia Cook broke a pair of Texas overall and class 5A state records at the 5A state championships Saturday. Austin’s Grant Reed and Brenham’s Hudson Smith each broke a pair of class 5A records as Dallas Highland Park won the boys title and Magnolia the girls.
Tanner Olson verbally committed to Texas A&M University on Wednesday.
Three-time Texas 5A State Champion Hudson Smith has verbally committed to swim for Texas A&M University beginning next fall.
Presenting our list of Weekly Wonders for the weekend of August 5-7, 2016.
Owen Upchurch (middle) set a new Texas 5A state record in the 100 free and swam a killer anchor leg to propel his Boerne relay to a state title in the 400 free relay. Also pictured: Clayton Bobo (left) and John Winkler (right).
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