Jay Johnson from Ohio’s Hudson High School and Hudson Explorer Aquatic Team will remain in-state for his collegiate swimming career after his verbal commitment to the Buckeyes.
There were also 4 other events in which the top finisher came within half a second of the meet record going into Saturday’s finals session.
Chachi Gustafson of Shaker Heights High School and Shaker Sharks has elected to swim for The Ohio State University beginning in 2019-20.
Alexei Sancov, Zoie Hartman, and Anicka Delgado each lead the field in two events heading into next weekend’s California State meet.
His 46.33 moves him to #14 all-time in the 17-18 age group, and ranks him among the fastest times ever done at a high school championship.
The CIF North Coast Section has release the psych sheet for next weekend’s NCS swimming and diving championships.
Georgia commit Zoie Hartman led the Monte Vista girls to a league title with 2 individual and 2 relay wins.
The Class of 2019 isn’t an immediate-impact class on the men’s side, but it’s loaded with fast-rising talents.
California High School record-holder Jonah Cooper of Pleasanton Seahawks and Foothill High School has announced his verbal commitment to swim for The Ohio State University beginning in the fall of 2019.
12 year old Jerry Chu took home 4 awards from the annual PacSwim Awards.
Sancov led off the 400 free relay in a speedy 43.46, nearly taking down the former 100 free Meet Record of 43.44 done by Maxime Rooney in 2016.
Sancov popped off a 45.27 split at the halfway mark en route to a final time of 1:33.93. Rooney’s record stands at a 1:33.70 from last season.
Terrapins 10-year-old Lillian Struempf won two events apiece on each of the last two days of the 2017 Far Westerns meet.