The USA finished with double the number of total medals earned by any other country. They tallied up 32 medals, while Japan and Hungary tied for 2nd with 16 medals each.
Rikako Ikee will go for two gold medals on the final night of the World Junior Championships in the 100 fly and 50 free.
Kristof Milak headlines the men’s 100 fly at World Junior finals on day 3.
With 42 rising stars set to represent the United States on their home soil, the 2017 FINA World Junior Championships open in just one week in Indianapolis.
Michael Brinegar, who now swims for Mission Viejo Nadadores, will return to his native Indiana to swim for the Hoosiers in 2018-19.
Despite a controversial DQ in the 400 IM that kept her off the World Champs team, Ella Eastin will lead the World University Games team in the 200 IM and 200 fly.
Nathan Adrian will look for his 9th straight international berth individually in the men’s 100 free tonight.
SwimSwam statistical superstar Barry Revzin has done it again. This time, Barry’s quickly pulled together data from today’s races to check out how many swimmers dropped time from seed, and which swimmers had the biggest relative time drops.
Jack Conger has scratched out of the 100 free on day 1 of U.S. Nationals.
Clark Smith will be in a close battle for a spot on the World Championship team in the men’s 400 free.
Clark Smith is primed for an international breakout this summer, and the 800 free could prove to be the perfect event for him.
With Wilimovsky out of World Trials, the men’s 1500 now becomes wide open.
It’s that time of year again where we at SwimSwam rank out the top 20 high school swimming prospects in the upcoming NCAA recruiting class. This is arguably the best breaststroke class we’ve ever ranked, headed by Junior World Champs silver medalist Reece Whitley.
David Heron of the University of Tennessee won a sprint against Nation’s Capitals Andrew Gemmell to win the 5K Open Water National title.
Tom Shields popped a solid 52.5 100 fly to win the event on the final day at the 2017 TYR Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions.