The two-time silver medalist in the event was just over the required 51.96 that it would have taken to automatically qualify for the Games.
Tatjana Schoenmaker broke her own 50 BR national record twice in the same day at the 2021 South African Nationals, going 30.42 to 30.32 just hours apart.
Dressel, who was tenths shy of her best in the 100 back, came back to win the 50 fly shortly after with a lifetime best 27.06.
Ryan Lochte opted to swim the 400 free today, coming in 2nd in a tight race with training partner Mitch D’Arrigo.
After racing a 500 free last week, Ryan Lochte will return to his more traditional events this weekend in Plantation, Florida.
Is lucky number seven out of reach for the Cavaliers this year? Buckle up for one of the tightest ACC championships we’ve seen in a while.
Night number one went underway at Auburn tonight; great competition for all teams in attendance. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Pavel Sankovich won a pair of events as the Seminoles tipped North Carolina State and Georgia Tech in Tallahassee.