The 2019 Tennessee High School State meet this weekend promises fast swimming from some of the nation’s top high schoolers, including a juggernaut of a girls squad from Harpeth Hall.
Melanie Margalis of Saint Petersburg Aquatics gave up her spot in the A final of the 200 breast to concentrate on the 400 free.
Weather has played an integral part in the makeup of Saturday night’s finals session, with several teams opting to leave Greensboro before the worst of the winter storm hits.
Dominic Margarino of BLAST Sharks and Notre Dame High School has verbally committed to swim for the Trojans next fall.
Retterer was a 200 back finalist at both YMCA National Championships, placing 13th in short course in the spring and 4th in long course this summer.
Ryan Peterson of Denver’s Wheat Ridge High School and the University of Denver Hilltoppers has verbally committed to swim for the Trojans in 2019-20.
Bellarmine senior Max Saunders has verbally committed to the USC Trojans for 2019-20.
Jack Kirby, who is from Barbados but attends The Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tennessee, has announced his verbal commitment to the USC Trojans for 2019-20.
On the 2nd night of the 2018 TISCA Championships, Harpeth Hall’s Alex Walsh and Baylor School’s Trey Freeman stole the show again.
Drew Kibler and Alex Walsh will look to defend their titles and meet records on day 3 of Winter Juniors East.
Two national high school records fell at Baylor’s annual SCM meet on Wednesday.
In the 100 back final, Walsh rocketed to a 52.80 to set a new State Record and win gold by 3 full seconds.