USA Swimming revealed Thursday its roster of 102 swimmers selected for this year’s National Select Camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Idris Muhammad (pictured above) and Dynamo Swim Club came out of nowhere with a NAG in a late heat to pull off an upset at US Junior Nationals on Monday.
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Senior Connor Foote set a state record in the 100 fly, and a 5A record in his other individual event, the 100 back. Three other records were broken.
The meet is headlined by numerous college commits and has multiple athletes seeded to win both of their events at the meet.
There was a ton of fast age group swimming over the last two weeks, headlined by the Winter Juniors held jointly in Greensboro and Austin.
Action gets underway tonight at the Austin site with timed finals of the men’s and women’s 200 medley and 800 free relays.
Meanwhile, Connor Foote of Alamo Heights (pictured above) was the only double winner, claiming the 100 back and 100 free.
The University Interscholastic League (UIL) had its boys & girls swimming & diving regional meets this past weekend.
Nitro 14-year-old Jeremy Kelly was fourth in the 200 IM in a lifetime best 1:50.66. He shoots up to #9 all-time in the 13-14 age group.
14-year-old Jeremy Kelly (far left) led a slew of fast swims at Nitro’s intrasquad meet, earning a Futures cut in the 200 backstroke.
Lakeside Aquatic Club’s 14-year-old Cooper Lucas was smashing record left and right. He took down a trio of records set by World Junior Champion Sean Grieshop
The Nitro Swimming boys nearly broke the days old 13-14 National Age Group Record in the 800 free relay, clocking a time of 7:56.51 in Austin.
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