Katinka Hosszu swam her first races of 2018 this morning in Irvine, California.
Transom, 17 years old, is a sprint freestyler who should have an immediate impact on the Trojan roster.
The women’s 50 fly field included Olympic butterfliers Kelsi Dahlia, Farida Osman, and Louise Hansson.
The commanding presence of Sarah Sjostrom is among the 19 Swedes headed to Glasgow for August’s European Championships.
After winning the 50 free shootouts in Austin, Margo Geer is looking to come out on top in another round of 50 frees.
Nathan Adrian will set himself up for a chance to win another round of 50 free shootouts tonight.
After tying with Nathan Adrian in prelims, Micahel Chadwick will challenge for the 100 free title tonight.
Louise Hansson swam a PB 58.12 in the 100 fly prelims at the Mesa Pro Swim.
Chase Kalisz will go after his own Pro Swim Series Record in the 400 IM, while teammates Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley will battle it out in the 200 back.
One of the things to look out for this morning is Olympic champion Allison Schmitt’s return to competition. She’ll be swimming in heat 9 of the 200 free.
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After becoming the 6th fastest performer ever with her time from prelims, Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson is the top seed for the 200 back, but she’ll be up against Cal’s defending NCAA champ Kathleen Baker.
2018 W. NCAAs: Eastin Posts #3 Fastest Performance in 200 Fly, Marrkand Swims to 9th Fastest on All-Time Performers List
On night 4 of the 2018 Women’s NCAA Championships, Stanford’s Ella Eastin secured her 3rd individual win in as many days.
Stanford’s Ella Eastin is looking for a perfect 3-for-3 in both NCAA titles and American Records here. She’ll be swimming in the 200 fly towards the end of the session.
On the back-half, Hansson continued to pull ahead of the field, winning by half a second in 49.80.