Romanian 17-year-old David Popovici had yesterday off from racing but will be back in action today in the boys 100 free.
Italy’s Alex Sabattani (27.50) and Serbia’s Uros Zivanovic (27.64) are the top seeds in the boys 50 breast this morning by a wide margin.
Turkey’s Merve Tuncel is the top seed in the girls 400 free by a massive margin. She’s entered at 4:06.25, making her the only swimmer in the field under 4:10
David Popovici could steal the spotlight at the 2022 World Junior Swimming Championships, but there are plenty of other intriguing storylines this week, too.
Watch Australia’s Flynn Southam break the Junior Pan Pac meet record in the 100 free, as well as all the other races from Day 2 finals in Honolulu.
USA’s Erin Gemmell broke the Junior Pan Pacs meet record in the 100 free in prelims; she’ll try to lower it further in Thursday night’s final.
Nicholas Mahabir is seeking to win gold for Singapore in the boys’ 100 meter breaststroke on Day 2 at 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Championships.
This post will be dedicated to highlighting 5 of the top storylines withing the boys events at these Championships.
American Erin Gemmell swam a 1:56.14 in the 200 free at U.S. Nationals, which would have been fast enough to medal at the World Champs this summer.