Teenagers Matthew Chai (FAST), Noah Sech (SCAT), and Wyatt Miner (RAA) all had significant time drops on Day 2 of CA/NV Sectionals in Fullerton.
After a quiet pandemic, Laticia Transom swam what appears to be her first official race in 16 months on Thursday, winning the women’s 100 free.
After swimming the No.2 and No.3 seeds on Saturday evening, Gator Swim Club’s Caeleb Dressel and Ryan Lochte opted to travel back to Florida early.
Ryan Hoffer then split a scorching 18.55 on the 2nd leg, with Nate Biondi (19.26) and Bryce Mefford (19.58) bringing the squad home.
USC junior Isa Odgers earned two event wins to close out USC’s tri-meet while the UCLA Bruins won five events on Saturday.
Freshman Kaitlyn Dobler earned a pair of wins in USC’s two-day season opener against UCLA & Arizona, the first time the Trojans hit in the pool since Pac-12s.
Backstroker Griffin O’Leary from Barrington Swim Club, a 2020 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 back, has given a verbal commitment to USC for 2022-23.
Arizona distance star Brooks Fail is set to swim a double day. He’ll be racing in the 200 fly today. Fail will also swim in the championship heat of the mile.
Cal’s Ryan Hoffer is chasing his 2nd title of the meet in the 100 fly against top seed Cody Bybee of ASU and teammate Zheng Quah, the defending champion.
ASU’s Zach Poti is the defending Pac-12 Champion in the men’s 100 back and tied his lifetime best on Wednesday night’s 400 medley relay.
#1 overall recruit Brendan Burns is a much-needed pickup for Indiana after a wave of graduations. We continue to count down the NCAA’s top freshman classes.
Prelims of the men’s and women’s 100 free, 200 breast, 100 back, and mixed 4×100 medley relay will be contested this morning.
Caeleb Dressel will not be swimming the 50 free, and will instead be in the 200 fly.
Jan Collazo Torres, a two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from Oviedo, Florida, has announced he will swim for the University of Southern California next fall.
Gretchen Walsh moved to #6 in the 15-16 age group rankings with her time in the 100 back, and she dropped another sub-22 split on a relay.