44.4% of voters said Kathleen Baker was the most likely non-Regan Smith backstroker to make next summer’s Olympic team in the 100 back.
That swim marks the first time Bacon has gotten both splits under 30 seconds.
Meghan Small comes in as the top seed by a second and a half in the women’s 200 IM on the final night of the 2019 Pan Ams in Lima, Peru.
Delfina Pignatiello of Argentina will be looking to sweep the distance events and win the first-ever women’s 1500 free on the final night of Pan Ams.
Canadian Bailey Andison comes in as the top seed in the women’s 200 IM on day five of the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.
Margo Geer clinched gold in the women’s 100m free on night 3 of the Pan American Games, helping the U.S. towards its overall total of 30 medals thus far.
Esta vez en los 800 libre, Delfina Pignatiello arrasó para ganar su segundo oro. Récords y destacadas actuaciones latinoamericanas. El repaso.
Tonight’s finals will feature the 100 free, 200 breast, and 100 back, as well as the mixed 4×100 medley relay.
Regan Smith leads a loaded crop of female backstrokers in the United States that are set up for a dog fight next summer at the Olympic Trials in Omaha.
Americans hold 9 of the 9 medal events tonight, including the Daniel Carr/Nick Alexander duo aiming for a US 1-2 backstroke sweep.
Prelims of the men’s and women’s 100 free, 200 breast, 100 back, and mixed 4×100 medley relay will be contested this morning.
The United States’ fastest time in the 200 breaststroke in 2019 belongs to Annie Lazor, who didn’t swim at the World Championships.
Curzan finished 2nd overall in the heats with her time of 1:00.44, cracking 1:01 for the first time in her career.
The Elmbrook Swim Club has broken the National Age Group Record set by a relay that includes a current member of the USA Swimming National Team.
16-year-old Phoebe Bacon of NCAP swam another jaw-dropping backstroke swim, ranking herself in the top 10 US times and top 20 world times this year.