16-year old Isabelle Stadden, who will represent the USA at the Pan American Games this summer, now ranks 4th all-time in the age group among Americans.
This is a huge snag for Cal, who previously had no top 20 recruits in their class of 2024.
She is now the 16th-fastest American, ever, in the 100 yard back, and the 20th-fastest female swimmer, ever.
Smith was faster as a 14-year old, but her swim on Sunday was the best since her birthday.
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Stevens has now secured her spot on the 2017 World Championships roster, and will look to qualify in another event later in the meet, as she’s one of the favorites to win the 100 meter back.
Regan Smith became the 7th 15-year old to break the 1-minute barrier in the long course 100 meter backstroke globally…
Kathleen Baker took her second individual title of the meet tonight in the 100 back with 49.84.
Tonight, despite Cal’s DQ in the 400 medley relay, Kathleen Baker swam the 2nd-fastest 100 back in history to take down Natalie Coughlin’s 15-year-old school record.
Shortly after setting a new Meet Record in the 100 fly, Hu returned to the pool to set another Pac-12 Meet Record in the 100 back.
Stanford’s Janet Hu is one of only two swimmers ranked in the top 10 in both events.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming today named Kate Lundsten (Victoria, Minn.) of Aquajets Swim Team and Jason Turcotte (Atlanta,…
Missy Franklin and Natalie Coughlin finished 7th and 8th in the 100 backstroke in semifinals today.
Missy Frankin was the best backstroker on the planet in 2012 and 2013. But now a crowd of young talents threatens her return trip to the Olympics in the 100 back.