China’s Li Bingjie won the women’s 1500 free on day 1 of the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo, California.
The 2018 CIF-Southern Section psych sheets are out for all four divisions. Ella Ristic (pictured) is seeded #1 in the 100 free and #2 in the 200 free.
Malia Mills lowered the CIF Southern League 100 breast record as the Tesoro girls won the team title.
The 3rd finals session will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 200 free relay.
Tuggle swam 2nd fastest time this season in the 13-14 age group.
The 2017 US Junior National Championships are in the books, with SwimMAC winning the girls team scores as well as the overall combined gender scores.
The 15-16 boys of the Mason Manta Rays have broken their 2nd Naitonal Age Group Record relay of the weekend.
Dana Hills junior Owen Kao contributed heavily to the Dolphins’ team title at the 2017 CIF-SS Division 1 Championships on Saturday.
Keep an eye on Sean Lee out of Loyola, who rattled the meet record in the 200 IM. The senior will look to lead the defending champs with top seeds in the IM and 100 fly. Santa Margarita’s Samantha Shelton held pace on the girls side, holding top seeds in the 200 free and 100 back.
Loyola senior Sean Lee closed in on the D1 Meet Record in the 200 IM, throwing down a 1:45.90 to lead prelims.
Owen Kao (16), Justin Nguyen (16), Hunter Hitchens (16), and Andrew Koustik (16) from Irvine Novaquatics broke the national age group record in the boys 15-16 4×200 free relay on Saturday night.
An intense Grant Shoults stole the show at the 2016 CIF-Southern Section Division I championships with his two national high school records in the 200 free and 500 free.
Sean Lee (above) helped Loyola take a blockbuster dual meet win over Dana Hills earlier this week.
Irvine Novaquatics’ Benjamin Blevins-Boor, Hunter Hitchens, Justin Nguyen, and Owen Kao combined for 1:34.63, destroying the national age group record for 15-16 boys in the 200 meter freestyle relay.
Irvine Novaquatics won the Star League Championship this weekend, taking down fellow SoCal club powerhouses Rose Bowl and Canyons.