With USA Swimming’s winter junior championships split between two locations, we are putting together nightly lists of the top-8 finishers in each event overall, combining results from the two meets.
Day 2 finals live recap from Greensboro Aquatic Center.
Buchholz’s Talia Bates won her 4th-straight state title in the 50 free and her 3rd-straight title in the 100 free.
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Buchholz’s Talia Bates, the 3-time defending 50 free state champion and 2-time defending champ in the 100 fly, has already hit the AA-A standard in the 50 free this season. Her regionals time of 22.85 makes her the top seed for states and the region 1 champion.
Buchholz’s Talia Bates, the 2-time defending 50 free state champion, has already hit the automatic All-American time standard in the 50 free with a 23.23 to lead the way in regional cluster 1 (districts 1-3). She also put up an AA-C time to win the 100 fly.
The fifth and final day of prelims will feature the 200 IM, 50 free, women’s 1500, and men’s 800.
Will Grant is the top seed heading into the men’s 100 back final in Irvine.
Alexei Sancov, 100 free and 100 fly runner-up, and Jake Magahey, 400 free champ, will face off in the men’s 200 free.
Andrei Minakov will look for a second individual title tonight at Junior Nats in the men’s 100 fly.
16-year-old Jack Dolan of Eureka High School and Rockwood Swim Club in Ellisville, MO has announced his verbal commitment to Arizona State University’s class of 2023.
Scott Lyons of SwimMAC Carolina and Providence High School in Charlotte has announced his verbal commitment to Arizona State University for 2019-20.
Tonight’s final features the 100 back, women’s 500 free, men’s 100 free, 200 breast, and 100 fly.
Thursday night finals will feature the 200 free, 50 breast, 400 IM, 50 fly, and 400 free relay. 13 year old Claire Tuggle is seeded 1st in the women’s 200 free.
16-year-old Abby Arens moved up to 12th all-time in the 15-16 age group with her 1:00-flat 100 breast at NCSA Junior prelims.