Newmark earned a Wave II time standard in the 200 back, while Wisconsin swimmers picked up a total of nine new Trials qualifiers at their intrasquad.
In just one month, three women posted 100 backstroke times that were faster than Katinka Hosszu’s gold medal performance at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
In an event where it could take a quicker time to make the Olympic team than to win an Olympic medal, it’s truly anybody’s game.
Kate Douglass enters Friday night scheduled to do a quick double, entering the 200 IM and 50 free as the number one seed.
16-year-old Claire Curzan was back in action tonight, taking down a Regan Smith backstroke National Age Group Record.
The third 50 turned out to be the difference-maker for Bacon, as she pulled ahead by .06 before the two produced matching 32.92 splits on the last length
Follow along live as racing gets underway at the fourth and final prelims session of the 2021 Pro Swim Series – Indianapolis.
Watch race videos of the men’s 100 fly and women’s 200 back from Friday night finals at the Indianapolis Pro Swim.
Hali Flickinger comes into Friday night as the big favorite in the women’s 400 IM after a strong 4:42.61 prelim swim.
Regan Smith is scheduled to take on a daunting 200 back/100 fly double on Day 3 of the Indianapolis Pro Swim.
Bacon currently owns a season-best of 1:00.18, set at November’s U.S. Open, which ranks her 25th in the 2020-21 world rankings.
University of Wisconsin head coach Yuri Suguiyama announced that 3-year assistant coach Erik Posegay is being promoted to associate head coach.
Only a few swimmers have dropped out of their events heading into the final prelims session for the 2021 Pro Swim Series stop in Mission Viejo.
Preliminary heats for Saturday morning’s finals session in Mission Viejo will take place tonight, mirroring the format that will be used in Tokyo.
Even with four key deferrals, the high school class of 2020 lived up to the hype with five massive NCAA scorers (30+ points) and 29 total freshmen scorers.