The Russian relay team of Mariia Kameneva, Maria Astashinka, Polina Egorova, and Arina Openysheva combined to win the event and break the Jr World Record with their time of 4:03.22.
American Katie Drabot, competing at Irish Nationals under the NCSA banner, won two events on the final day to cap off a big week for the young American crew.
In the first semi-final of the night Shauna O’Brien put up the fastest time in the women’s 100m fly with a 1:00.21. That time took a big chunk off what she was in prelims. Not only was it a huge improvement for O’Brien, but it broke the previous Irish national record of 1:00.53.
With only three swimmers previously under the nation’s qualifying times to swim at Worlds in Kazan, Russia this summer, Ireland’s national team will get a little bigger after the first day of Irish Nationals.
Ozaukee’s Katie Drabot crushed the girls 200 IM in the closing session of 2015’s NCSA Juniors.
Andrew Seliskar will look for twin titles tonight in the 400 IM and 50 fly.
To see all of the 2014 Swammy Award winners, presented by TYR, click here. 2014 Honorees: Katie Drabot and Sean…
Mireia Belmonte finished her World Cup strong, as others fatigued, with three gold medals.
Above, watch day 1 of the 2014 FINA World Cup’s final stop in Singapore. Included in the highlights are near-World…
Katie Drabot from Ozaukee Aquatics has added an individual event to her lineup for the 2014 FINA Short Course World Championships.
The American Junior Pan Pacs team has set the Junior World Record in the girls’ 400 medley relay on Saturday…
Katie Drabot had the fastest split as the American girls set the World Junior Record in the 400 free relay.
Katie Drabot led the Americans off with gold in the 200 free, and the momentum just built from there.
Andrew Seliskar had an incredible final 50 meters en route to breaking the Junior World record in the men’s 200 butterfly…
Townley Haas (pictured above) is the top seed coming out of prelims in the boys 200 free, going a lifetime-best 1:48.51.