Teen standout Hwang Sun-woo has been selected as one of South Korea’s flag-bearers for the 2020 opening ceremony that will take place on Friday, July 23.
BVI will have sprinter Elinah Phillip be their flag bearer, and Honduras will have breaststroker Julio Horrego as their flag bearer.
There were also a number of national records broken at the meet.
The swim by Erika Pelaez ranks her as the 3rd-fastest American 13-14 in the history of the 100 free and gives her a pass to the faster Wave 2 Olympic Trials.
Alia Atkinson (above) and Julia Podkoscielny were the stars of the show on day 1 of the Plantation Piranhas Senior Invite.
Sara Stotler of Planet Swim Aquatics nabbed her first Olympic Trials cut on Friday at the split-site Southern Zone Southern Sectional Championships.
World record holder Alia Atkinson (pictured) took on three events over the weekend in Plantation, Florida.
Vargas, who trains with Azura Florida Aquatics, broke a 38-year old LSC Record in the 500 free that was previously held by an Olympic gold medalist.
Two of Florida’s top teams squared off in a dual meet last weekend that featured an Olympian, US National Team member, and a US Junior National Team member.
High school junior Juan Mora hit three personal-bests and Jamaican Olympian Alia Atkinson won three events at the South Florida Aquatic Club intrasquad meet.
We don’t know what Andreas Vazaios will swim individually on day 3 of the ACC Championships, but we do know it won’t be the 400 IM.
Marcelo Acosta won five events at the 2018 CCCAN Swimming Championships.
Padington stole the show in the 200 free, running away with it in 1:46.85.
An extremely close meet on the women’s side saw Bartram Trail take the championship title by half a point over Gainesville. Bartram Trail is now the first northeast Florida public high school to win a state title since 1941.
FLORIDA HIGH SCHOOL 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS Results will be live on meet mobile Friday, November 4th Sailfish Splashpark Aquatic Athletics…