USA Swimming announced the full roster for 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Championships on Thursday.
Keep an eye out once again for 14-year-old phenom Claire Tuggle.
Dare Rose turned 15 this year, and he’s already climbed the 15-16 historical rankings considerably.
After winning 2 of the stroke 50s so far to qualify for Worlds and qualifying for Pan Pacs as he won the 100 breast, Michael Andrew will battle World champ Caeleb Dressel in the 50 free.
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.
After tying her 50 fly American Record last night, Kelsi Dahlia will take on her signature 100 fly today.
This afternoon will bring 6 heats each of the women’s 800 free and men’s 1500 free, while the 7th and fastest heat will swim with finals.
Leah Smith is the presumed runner-up in the women’s 1500, but with a handful of talented open water swimmers taking to the pool in Irvine, her position is in danger.
Leah Smith is on track to win her second consecutive national title in the women’s 400 IM.
High school seniors Michael Brinegar and Erica Sullivan are among the 12 athletes who will represent the U.S. in Israel.
We’ve compiled the top 6 swimmers in each event eligible for the Team USA’s 2018 Junior Pan Pacs squad.
Leah Smith will contest the women’s 400 IM and 200 free on day 3 in Columbus.
Anton Ipsen, the 2018 NCAA Champion in the 1650 yard free, swam a season-best time on night 1 of the 2018 Pro Swim Series in Columbus.
Last year’s Junior National 5K winner Erica Sullivan won the National 5K on Sunday in Tempe.
Mariah Denigan dominated the girls junior 5K at U.S. Open Water Nationals in Tempe, Arizona.