The Florida Gators added 19 swimmers and four divers to the incoming class of 2018 after the early signing period. The men’s squad will add 13 newcomers, while the women’s team adds 10.
Ellie Zweifel of Rock Bridge High School and Columbia Swim Club has verbally committed to Florida for 2018-19.
Kirschtine Balbuena from Buchholz High School and Gator Swim Club has given a verbal commitment to University of Florida’s class of 2022.
Italy’s Nicolo Martinenghi is the headliner in tonight’s 50 breast semifinals as he chases his own Junior World Record.
Rikako Ikee of Japan will be in action in the women’s 50 fly on day 3 in Indianapolis, an event in which she holds both the junior world and meet championship records.
Regan Smith will do battle with Taylor Ruck tonight in the women’s 100 back final, as well as on the lead-off of the mixed 400 medley relay.
Junior world record holder Kristof Milak will swim the 100 fly on day 2 of World Juniors in Indianapolis, coming off his silver medal performance at the World Championships in July.
Russia’s Kliment Kolesnikov, the World Junior Record-holder in and #1 seed in the 100 back, is not on the start-list for Day 1 prelims at 2017 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships.
Sarah Darcel was one of three women who tied for the High Point award at the Canadian Swimming Championships in Montreal.
The UBC men and Island Swimming women won the respective team titles at the Canadian Swimming Championships, while Oakville won the combined title.
Mack Darragh broke the 200 fly Canadian record on the final night of Summer Nationals in Montreal.
Sarah Darcel had two more lifetime bests on Sunday in Montreal.
Asia Minnes closed out the Canadian Junior Championships with five gold and six total medals.
Check out a recap of day 3 at the RBC Canadian Junior Championships.
Taylor Ruck posted a very impressive 2:07.6 in the 200 back on day 1 of the Canadian Junior Championships.