Flying straight back from the 2023 World Championships, Alex Shackell hit Olympic Trials cuts in the 50 and 100 free – including a new personal best
Piper Enge is top seed in the girls’ 200 breast on Day 4 at 2023 U.S. Summer Juniors, where we’ll have heats of 200 free, 100 back, and 200 breast.
Jake Eccleston (above) set new 4A state meet records in the 200 IM and 100 breaststroke, defending his titles in both events.
NC State commit Chase Mueller (above) obliterated the Colorado high school state record in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:21.21 in finals.
Eccleston owns a lifetime best in the 100 breast (53.52) that’s more than a second under the CHSAA record.
Jake Eccleston, also a Louisville commit, highlighted the boys side winnign the 200 breast in a 1:54.36. Chase Mueller won the 100 free in a 43.93.
Keaton Jones broke the 200 back meet record in prelims and is seeded more than 3.3 seconds ahead of the rest of the field for tonight’s final.
Today is the fourth and final day of Winter Juniors. This morning’s events include the prelims of the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
In today’s distance events, TOPS 19-year-old Kieran Watson had a phenomenal swim, roaring to victory in the men’s 800 free with an 8:16.26.
McCarty, who is ranked #14 in SwimSwam’s top recruits of the Class of 2022, will be swimming for NC State starting in the 2021-22 school year.