Zane Grothe, le recordman américain du mile en petit bassin, gagnait le 200, le 400 et le 800 mètres à Austin.
Leading from start to finish, Margalis touched in 4:37.43 for the win, clipping her former best off 4:37.84 from 2014
Chase Kalisz and Zane Grothe are tied for the top TYR Pro Swim Series prize after Austin, while Li Bingjie leads the women’s standings.
The Krayzelburg Squad will win the points total competition at the 2018 TYR PSS – Austin, after a monster showing in the shoot-out events tonight. Sandeno Squad’s Zane Grothe is the only swimmer who will swim a scoring event tomorrow.
Natalie Coughlin’s SwimSquad didn’t get any wins on Friday night, but all six starters scored points to grow the team lead to 8 points with two days remaining.
After taking down the Pool Record in last night’s 400 IM, World Champion Chase Kalisz will be going after the IM sweep in tonight’s 200 IM final.
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
Olympic champion Ryan Murphy is one of several stars competing tonight. Murphy is the top seed in the 200 back.
Natalie Coughlin’s team leads the SwimSquad Battle after getting a win from Ryan Murphy and a pair of runner-up finishes on opening night in Austin.
After what he thought was a disappointing Winter Nationals, Chase Kalisz will begin his long course season on Thursday with a 400 IM – an event where he’s the current World Champion.
USA Swimming tweeted out the four starting SwimSquad rosters during this morning’s prelims sessions, with a couple of key changes from our predictions earlier this week. That includes #4 overall pick Leah Smith not starting for Team Sandeno.
Team Natalie Coughlin has some tough choices to make before Austin, including whether to start #7 overall pick Melanie Margalis as an IMer, breaststroker or in the flex spot.
Melanie Margalis and Mallory Comerford tied for the women’s high point at WInter Nationals, with 90 points apiece.
As the 2017 Winter Nationals wind down, SwimSwam doesn’t want the party to end. So we put together our favorite quotes from the weekend