Austin, Texas freestyler Quinn Schaedler has verbally committed to the University of Virginia for 2020-21, after having first made a commitment to Michigan.
23.0 sprinter Claire Newman of Freeland, Michigan will remain in state to swim for the Wolverines in 2020-21.
See who’s moving up and who has yet to commit among the current high school junior class, which is loaded in the non-free strokes in particular.
Schaedler will continue a recent tradition of excellent freestylers to develop through the Michigan program.
Urlando has twice scared a National Age Group Record this week in College Station, Texas after breaking one on the meet’s opening night.
Urlando became the fourth 16-year-old in U.S. history to break :50 in the 100 free and won the 200 fly by six seconds.
Haas is now just inside the world top 15 with that time.
We’ll get to see A&M’s Sydney Pickrem in action, as the 2017 World Champs bronze medalist is one of the highest profile swimmers, internationally, at this meet.
2018 Speedo Winter Junior Championships- West December 5-8, 2018 Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center, Austin Texas SCY (25y)…
16 year-old phenom Gianluca Urlando took the top seed in the 200 backstroke and 200 butterfly Saturday morning in Austin, TX.
Katharine Berkoff broke 51 for the first time in the 100 back this morning, while Luca Urlando had two stellar swims in the 100 fly and 100 back.
The high school Class of 2020 is the best recruiting class we’ve seen since the historic 2015 crew, led by World Juniors champ Regan Smith.
Brinegar has committed to Indiana University, and they will certainly be looking forward to getting him on campus– his time is faster than the school record by almost thirteen seconds.
Kibler’s time is just .12 off of the NCAA ‘A’ cut, a standard hard to achieve in its own right, but all the more impressive coming from a high school senior.
Yale’s Aaron Greenberg may have secured a NCAA invite, but 16 year-old Kelly Pash won an impressive double at the first day of the 2018 American Short Course Championships in Austin, Texas.