54.5/1:57 breaststroker Matthew Lucky from Sailfish Aquatics in North Carolina has verbally committed to Northwestern for 2022-23.
The girls 2022 recruit ranks stayed very stable at the top. The boys are the complete opposite, with a ton of incredibly fast risers moving to the top.
13-year-old Avery Klamfoth was one of many swimmers at the 2021 Mother May I meet in Greensboro who came close to achieving an Olympic Trials cut.
At the North Carolina Senior Championships over the weekend, Mecklenburg Swimming Association’s Kaylee Hamblin impressed with wins in both breaststrokes.
Sam Hoover defended his 2020 titles in the 200 free and 100 free and had two huge relay swims to help Chapel Hill secure the North Carolina 3A team title.
In Greensboro, NC, Matthew Lucky swam a 55.10 in the 100 breast after being stuck at 56-low for a year and a half, earning a new Summer Juniors cut.
Hoover, who came into the meet with a best of 44.43, took almost 1.5 seconds off his best to break the State Record set by Tim Connery at the 1A-2A state meet