Hook was third in the event at US International Team Trials as she swam a 2:08.80. Her best stands at a 2:07.87 from summer 2019.
Weyant’s arrival to Gainesville will make a huge impact on her team, which is already one of the fastest-rising women’s programs in the country.
There are 22 swimmers on the US roster for the 2022 Jr. Pan Pacific Championships who are committed to swim at 9 different NCAA Division I programs.
Summer Nationals qualifier Carly Meeting of New Albany Aquatics Club has verbally committed to swim and study at Florida in the class of 2027.
15-year old Thomas Heilman (above) will lead a loaded U.S. roster to the 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Chamipionships in August.
Olympian Bella Sims headlines the top 20 NCAA swimming recruits in the high school graduating class of 2023 – a strong distance class that is rising fast.
These posts focus on the swims from each day of the meet which might have flown under the radar, or not received a sufficient amount of coverage.
In prelims, Metroplex Aquatics 18-year-old Zhier Fan posted a massive personal best of 1:00.64 in the men’s 100 breast, qualifying him for the ‘A’ final.
It would come as quite a shock if Katie Ledecky doesn’t win the 400 free this week.
With Katie Ledecky the clear number one, Katie Grimes and Bella Sims will be among the names vying for the second spot in the women’s 800 freestyle.
Having already swum a 15:39.45 in 2022, Ledecky is far and away the favorite to win this event at U.S. Trials, as well as the World Championships.
Eagle Aquatics 15-year old Kaii Winkler is now tied with Joe Hudepohl as the 10th fastest 15-16 100 freestyler after blasting a 50.24 this weekend.
Katie Ledecky ha chiuso il suo week end di gare con un 15:40.63 nei 1500 stile libero, solo 3 secondi più lento del tempo di Tokyo
In her 5th event of the meet, Ledecky got within 4 seconds of her Olympic gold medal-winning 1500 freestyle time with a 15:40.63.
Follow along here for live coverage of the fourth and final night of competition at the 2022 Southern Zone South Sectionals.