Last weekend, swimmers from three Alaskan teams competed in the annual Black vs. Gold Meet, including junior national championship Lydia Jacoby.
This week, we feature one of the top rising juniors in the nation, a 7-event PR setter, a 30-second drop, and a swimmer’s first time under 5:00 in the 500.
This morning, the 200 free, 100 breast, 100 fly, and 400 IM will be contested at the first prelims session of the 2020 Pro Swim Series- Knoxville.
The Dimond High School girls (above) and Service high school boys both repeated as Alaska high school swimming & diving state champions.
Justina Kozan is the top seed in the women’s 200 free on Friday morning at U.S. Speedo Junior Nationals in Palo Alto, California.
James Plage shone in the 1500 freestyle final on Tuesday night, coming within 3/10 of setting a new meet record.
The three swimmers are the top-ranked 15-year-old girls in the United States this season, now ranked No. 6, 12 and 18 all-time in the 15-16 age group.
Grace Sheble (NOVA of Virginia) is the top seed in the women’s 200 fly tonight. She was 2:11.50 for the best time in prelims.
This morning’s session will feature preliminary heats of the women’s and men’s 200 butterfly and women’s and men’s 100 breaststroke.
Caspar Corbeau of Tualatin Hills broke his own 2018 100 breast meet record with a 52.91 at Federal Way on Saturday, cracking the top 25 all-time rankings in the 17-18 rankings.
Here are the Weekly Wonders for the weekend of July 27-29, 2018.