US Olympian Michael Brinegar tested positive for COVID-19 after returning from the open water qualifying event in Portugal in May.
“She’s doing the best she can,” Looze said. “It doesn’t take a genius to kind of know what’s going on, given the world around us.”
Tokyo Olympic silver medalist Erica Sullivan (above) is the top seed in the first event of the Pro Swim Series in Mission Viejo: the women’s 1500 free.
Grimes will be the only American to compete at the 2022 World Championships in the pool and on the Open Water team.
Julian, who just completed five seasons at Cal, will be joining his father Jeff Julian at Mission Viejo after graduation and World Championships in June.
Here’s a look at all 27 Tokyo 2020 Olympians who missed the cut at International Team Trials last week in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Florida leads the may in terms of qualification per NCAA program with 5 past or present Gators who will be racing in Budapest.
University of Florida teammates Bobby Finke and Trey Freeman, both 22 years old, are the oldest entrants in the 1500m freestyle at U.S. Team Trials.
After claiming Olympic gold in Tokyo, Bobby Finke is the clear favorite to make the World Championship team in the men’s 800 freestyle.
Two-time defending NCAA Champion in the 100 breast Max McHugh had as good of a shot as anyone as cracking the top two in that race at next week’s Trials.
Bobby Finke’s 100 NCAA points helped push the Florida Gators to the top of the 2018 recruiting class scoring rankings after four seasons.
Charlie Clark blasted a 15:06.92 1500 freestyle just a few weeks ago to become the second-fastest American this season and nearly hit the FINA ‘A’ cut.
Weisel will bring talent in a range of freestyle events to the Hoosiers roster as a member of the program’s class of 2027.
Tokyo Olympian Michael Brinegar will skip his last year of eligibility (plus the COVID waiver year) at Indiana to go pro and train with Mark Schubert.