Ashley Neidigh won the women’s 1500 on Day 1 of the Santa Clara Pro Series in a new best time.
Additionally, Margherita Panziera was 59.96 in the 100 back, becoming the first Italian woman to break 1:00 in that event.
The team battle between Cal and Stanford is heating up, with each having 10 A finalists.
The Stanford men remain undefeated in dual meet action after winning a nailbiter on the road against Pac-12 rival USC on Saturday.
Texas freshman standout Austin Katz was a key player in helping the Horns secure their NCAA spot. Despite their A relay being disqualified, Katz came up big with a 45.34 backstroke split to help the B relay to victory.
All-American butterfliers Zheng Quah and Justin Lynch put on a show for the Cal Bears in their annual triple distance meet with Stanford.
Stanford’s freshman class had a strong debut, with 5 freshmen women and 4 freshmen men securing individual wins to help the Cardinal beat Utah.
A stacked distance group only gets stronger as Stanford brings in one of the nation’s better recruiting classes.
Kate Douglass of Chelsea Piers won the 200 IM and turned around to take 3rd in the 50 free shortly after.
2017 SPEEDO JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS August 8 – 12, 2017 East Meadow, NY (Long Island) Meet Central Meet info Psych…
Day 3 of USA Swimming’s 2017 Speedo Junior National Championships will consist of prelims of the 400 free and the 100 fly.
There was only one scratch on Day 1, and it wasn’t Jake Foster. He will be in the A finals of both the 200 fly and the 100 breast.
17-year-old Reece Whitley is poised to break the 1-minute barrier in the 100 breast.
16-year-old Mary Smutny put up a pair of highlight performances, winning back-to-back events during the final session.
Watch Madison Homovich’s winning 1650 free, as well as all the other championship final races, from the final day of competition at 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.