Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.
She hadn’t broken 58 since 2015, but Katie McLaughlin hit the mark tonight with a lifetime best 57.51 to likely secure a spot at Pan Pacs
Michael Andrew has already qualified for Worlds in the 50 fly, but he’s loaded up his schedule tonight to try and qualify for Pan Pacs and add to his Worlds schedule.
Photographer Tim Binning was on hand to capture what was a dramatic and emotional night at U.S. Nationals. From Caeleb Dressel finally earning his Pan Pacs berth to Katie McLaughlin completing her comeback from a neck injury, Tim captured every moment of it
Irvine never disappoints when it comes to championship swimming. It’s been a great week so far at the 2018 USA…
After tying her 50 fly American Record last night, Kelsi Dahlia will take on her signature 100 fly today.
There’s an obvious frontrunner in the American women’s 200 free field based on the past few seasons: distance superstar Katie Ledecky. Missy Franklin, the short course American Record holder, is looking to make a comeback though.
Will the teenage backstroke phenom Regan Smith make a play in the 200 butterfly?
Cassidy Bayer is surprisingly not entered at U.S. Nationals.
Jack Conger has left the 100 free out of his lineup for the second straight year at U.S. Nationals.
Simone Manuel spearheads an absolutely loaded lineup in the women’s 100 free at US Nationals.
We will definitely have a new name atop the women’s 100 fly at this year’s Nationals, but the face likely won’t be.
Kelsi Dahlia’s 25.48 AR is in danger, thanks to, well, herself.
Simone Manuel is the clear #1 in the women’s 50 free, but behind her the remaining spots are wide open.
Blake Pieroni had an impressive swim in the 200 free at the Fran Crippen Memorial SMOC.