The Futures Championships kicked off tonight with the 200 free, 100 breast, 200 fly, men’s 1500 free, and women’s 800 free.
Rylee Erisman, representing Laker Swimming, is now the 4th-fastest 13-14 girl in the 50m freestyle with a time of 25.40.
With one finals session to go, the ATAC 14-year-old now ranks in the top 10 in US history in both the 200 and 400 free, and is close in other events.
Florida Swimming held their 2023 Spring Age Group Championship meets in early March.
Junior swimmer and 2021 Florida High School State Champion Bella Ekk has announced her decision to swim for Auburn University beginning Fall 2024.
West Florida Lightning Aquatics 14-year-old Joseph Campagnola cracked the top-10 national age group (NAG) rankings in a few different events.
In the 200-meter freestyle, Owen Ekk clocked a 1:55.52, the top time this season for his age and No. 40 all-time in the 13-14 age group.
Talia Bates was among the athletes competing at the Bolles School in late June, one of three local Florida meets that produced some quick times.
13 year old Owen Ekk dropped 25.83 seconds in the 200m IM last weekend, going a 2:17.20 to rank 9th in the 13-14 age group this year.
La Mirada’s Kayla Han and Joey Campagnola of West Florida Lightning Aquatics are the 2021 Swammy winners for the 11-12 age group.
Area Tallahassee’s Owen Ekk and West Florida Lightning’s Joey Campagolna put up some noteworthy in the boys’ 13-14 age group over the weekend.
12-year-old Ekk won the 50, 100, 200, and 400 freestyles, along with the 50 and 100 backstrokes at Southern Zones in Tupelo, MS.
Destang, a Saint Lucia native out of the Bolles School Sharks, appears to be the fastest 13-year-old ever in the 50 fly.
12-year-old Owen Ekk made his 200-yard back debut, blasting a 2:01.41 that immediately moves him to #80 all-time in USA Swimming’s 11-12 ranks.
Ekk also swam 2nd fast 100 free, 3rd fastest 200 IM, and 8th fastest 100 breast in the nation this season among 11-12-year-olds.