Michael McBroom had the 3rd-fastest time in the 400 free this morning, after just making it into the 400 free finals at the 2012 Olympic Trials.
Watch Singapore’s Rio-bound Joseph Schooling edge out Michael Phelps for the 100 fly win, along with the rest of the action from Friday night.
Michael Phelps had a strong day one in Austin, winning the 100 free and finishing runner-up in the 100 fly.
David Nolan comes into the first finals session as the top seed in both the 100 free and 100 fly.
Today marks the start of the 2016 Longhorn Elite Invite, which will serve as a final tuneup for some of the nation’s best ahead of Olympic Trials. Michael Phelps is entered in both the 100 free and 100 fly this morning.
Right now, Connor Jaeger looks like the man to lead the American Olympic charge in the distance events. Coming off a 1500m freestyle silver medal at the 2015 World Championships and a 1500m freestyle gold medal from the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships, he’s ranked 20th in the world this season with only one American ahead of him: Jordan Wilimovsky.
The 400m freestyle will likely be one of the closest events at the 2016 U.S Olympic Trials with two waves of American mid-distance swimmers will be clashing to either continue their careers, or start their journey into international competition.
Grant Shoults broke his second national high school record of the night in the 500 free, clocking 4:12.87 to take out Jack Conger’s mark of 4:13.87.
The Woodlands’ Michael McBroom inched his way up from seventh to third to second, then made his move over the final 100 meters to claim the win with 3:49.04
Nathan Adrian had the wind at his back as he took gold in the 50 free tonight on Day 2 of the Arena Pro Series stop in Mesa.
Michael Phelps will compete in the 200 fly on Day 2 of the Arena Pro Swim Series at Mesa.
Elizabeth Beisel, Tyler Clary, Conor Dwyer (Winnetka, Ill.), Michael McBroom and Michael Weiss made a special visit to the pediatric ward of UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central in Colorado Springs last Thursday.
Star sprinter Abbey Weitzeil recorded another lifetime best time tonight at the American Short Course Championships in Austin, Texas
Michael McBroom is one of several high-profile swimmers making waves in Austin this weekend.
Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin, Texas, day 1 prelims recap.