Canadian breaststroker Jessica Strong, who is a boarder at Bolles School, has verbally committed to Florida’s class of 2026.
Joshua Zuchowski (above) tied the Florida Gold Coast Swimming LSC Record in the 200 IM on Saturday in Plantation, Florida.
Acosta, a 2016 Olympian representing El Salvador, won the men’s 1650 freestyle in 15:18.35 to demolish the previous pool record of 15:51.48.
Hayden Miller’s verbal commitment is Florida’s 6th -and 3rd in the top 20- for the class of 2026.
Zoe Dixon, one of the top prospects out of Virginia, has opted to defect to Florida for her collegiate career, giving a verbal to the Gators for 2022-23.
Florida women’s swimming and diving scored their 4th verbal commitment for 2022-23 from butterfly specialist Scarlet Martin.
The Florida women’s swimming and diving team has already bagged three verbal commitments for the class of 2026 – the latest is Mallory Schleicher.
High school junior Juan Mora hit three personal-bests and Jamaican Olympian Alia Atkinson won three events at the South Florida Aquatic Club intrasquad meet.
Alia Atkinson swam 1:08.99 during the 1 BR prelims in Plantation while 13-year-old Erika Paleaz also entered the historical 13-14 ranks in the 2 FR/1 FL.
The Puerto Rican Morales won the men’s 800 free to open the Plantation Sectional Championships.
The FHSAA Class 4A State Series is now underway with districts completed and regionals just days away. US National champ Emma Weyant headlines Region 2.
16-year-olds Dylan Becker and Chase Travis both won their respective junior 5k races on Saturdays, just a day after competing in the senior 10k race.