All-Americans Julie Meynen (Auburn) and Caio Pumputis (Georgia Tech) won doubles on Saturday. Pumputis also put up a lifetime best in the 100 fly.
Luther first won the 200 free, turning in a 1:45.68 to win by nearly 2 seconds. Her 2nd swim, the 100 fly, was arguably even more impressive. Luther blasted a 52.27 to take down the Texas State Record.
Three-stroke swimmer Jane Johnson from Georgia chooses the SEC but heads west to Auburn.
Butterflier Margaret Carey from Mobile, Alabama becomes the fourth verbal commitment for the Auburn women’s team.
Jaden Bellina of Pearland, Texas has verbally committed to swim for Auburn University in the fall.
Lucie Nordmann (above) is one of four swimmers nominated as the Houston-area female high school athlete of the year.
The girls of Austin Westlake High School set a new state record in the 200 medley and won a state title at Texas 6A State Championships this weekend.
The Speedo Sectional in Shenandoah, Texas closed with a bang, as the final individual race, the men’s 50 free, came down to fingernails between Alexander Hancock and Kyle Troskot.