The day after winning a pair of Florida High School State Championships, Josh Zuchowski added a new lifetime best in the 200 yard backstroke.
Zuchowski, 16, lowered the previous mark of 55.35 in 55.10 at The King’s Academy’s Full-Page Aquatic Center.
Josh Zuchowski dropped 2-seconds off of his best 200 back as Flood Aquatics continued its impressive intrasquad through Day 5 of the meet.
Sipowski swam a 20.76 as part of another flood of best times for Flood Aquatics swimmers on day 4 of their unsanctioned intrasquad meet.
Following a fast first day of swimming yesterday, Flood Aquatics continued their fast, but unsanctioned, meet today with a slew of best times.
7th-seed Kayla Sanchez has scratched the 100 back final. The Canadian junior isn’t in any other events tonight. Micah Sumrall has scratched the 200 breast.
Keep track of all of our Swammy Award winners here, with links out to full Swammy Award stories and honorable mentions for all categories.
Claire Curzan (pictured) and Josh Zuchowski are our 2019 Age Group Swimmers of the Year for the 13-14 age category.
Kaylee Williams qualified 11th for the 400 IM finals after dropping 4 seconds in prelims, but made the A final in the 200 free.
After swimming his Olympic Trials cut in the 200 back earlier this summer, Keaton Jones broke a National Age Group Record in his final meet before aging up.
14-year-old Keaton Jones narrowly missed the boys 13-14 NAG in the 200 backstroke in Arizona, clocking a time of 2:01.20.
Caitlin Brooks swam a monster lifetime best in the 200 back and is the 11th-fastest US woman this year to close the Gainesville Sectionals.
The old record was set by Josh Zuchowski in 2017.
The final morning of the 2019 Pro Swim Series – Richmond meet will feature heats of the 200 IM, 200 back, 50 breast, and 100 free, as well as the early heats of the 1500 free.
Tonight, the finals of the 200 fly, 50 free, 100 back, 200 breast, 50 fly, and 400 free will be contested. Caeleb Dressel is among the highlight swimmers as he could go another 2-for-2 with his 50 free and 50 fly swims.