Haughey’s 55.24 in the 100 IM tops Kathleen Baker’s 56.52 from the Queen of the Pool meet by over a second.
All-American Siobhan Haughey had an impressive showing to start the season. She won both the 200 free (1:45.7) and 100 free (48.5) by nearly 5 seconds.
Michael MacGillivray of Skyline High School and Club Wolverine has verbally committed to swim for the University of Michigan in 2018-19.
Kosuke Hagino will hit the water in the men’s 200 back prelims on day 5 in Taipei.
Yui Ohashi of Japan will be hunting down gold in the 400 IM after taking the top qualifying time in the prelims.
Follow along for live updates from the first preliminary session of the 2017 World University Games.
USA Swimming has announced its 44-swimmer squad for the 2017 World University Games, with only two of the eligible pool swimming World Champs team members electing to take part in both meets.
Despite a controversial DQ in the 400 IM that kept her off the World Champs team, Ella Eastin will lead the World University Games team in the 200 IM and 200 fly.
Matt Grevers was victorious in the men’s 100 backstroke.
Olympic silver medalist Kathleen Baker will compete in her signature 100 back today.
Kevin Cordes is the American record-holder, but he’ll have Olympic bronze medalist Cody Miller on his tail in the 50 breast at U.S. Nationals.
If Licon can carry his explosive NCAA momentum into the long course season, we could see him on top of the podium at Nationals this time around.
The men’s 100 breast field is as stacked as ever, and it looks like it’ll be just as tight a squeeze to make the team this summer as it was at last summer’s Olympic Trials.
Ali Deloof completed an impressive double on day 2 of the Eric Namesnik Invitational in Ann Arbor.
Ali Deloof is one of many CW swimmers set to race this weekend in Ann Arbor.