Brendan Burns takes over as our #1 swimmer in a class that should help college teams stock up their cupboards with free relay candidates for years to come.
On the third day of the Cary Sectionals, 4 meet records and 1 NAG were broken. Among them was Regan Smith’s 49.74 100 back, which is the 3rd fastest time ever in the event.
Along with Claire Curzan’s 13-14 100 FL NAG, 3 more Sectional meet records were broken.
Swimming in Sectionals in Akron last year, Regan Smith broke a National Age Group Record in the 100 yard back. This year, Riptide is heading even further south to North Carolina.
NC State recruit and SwimSwam’s #14 recruit for the Class of 2019, Noah Henderson, threw down a pair of NCHSAA 3A records, and an overall NCHSAA state record in the 50 free.
Weather has played an integral part in the makeup of Saturday night’s finals session, with several teams opting to leave Greensboro before the worst of the winter storm hits.
Brothers Carson (200 backstroke) and Jake Foster (200 breaststroke) of Mason Manta Rays each claimed top seeds on day 4 prelims in Greensboro.
Jake Foster and Alex Walsh each lead two events at Friday’s prelims session of the 2018 Winter Junior Championships – East.
Day 2 finals live recap from Greensboro Aquatic Center.
Thomas Hamlet from Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School and Enfinity Aquatic Club has verbally committed to NC State for the fall of 2019.
Owen Hanna, a NISCA All-American from Newbury, Ohio has become the sixth high school senior to make a verbal commitment to NC State’s class of 2023.
Joshua Matheny will look to follow up his 1:01.98 100 breast swim tonight at day 1 finals of the 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals.
Former Yale sprint star Aaron Greenberg posted a lifetime best to take the men’s 50 free. Greenberg swam a 22.61, knocking .02 seconds off his previous personal best of 22.63, which he swam at the Indianapolis Pro Swim Series back in May.
Thomas Bretzmann (North Carolina Aquatic Club) took the men’s 800 with an 8:14.50.
Kimani Gregory becomes the fifth member of our list of top-20 boys from the high school class of 2019 to announce his verbal commitment to NC State.