Much of the pre-season conversation about Cal’s Andrew Seliskar has been whether he will keep the 200 fly on his NCAA schedule or swap it out for the 200 breast. He swam and won both of those races Saturday against the Utes.
As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….
Incoming freshman Ryan Hoffer is a huge addition for the Bears and will play a big role on the relays in addition to being a key player individually. He’s already fast enough to have scored big in both sprints at 2017 NCAAs.
Caeleb Dressel will swim for his collegiate legacy in his senior year with the Florida Gators.
Ryan Hoffer is the most valuable NCAA prospect since Caeleb Dressel, and he’s not alone in a powerhouse #1 class for 2017.
Nathan Adrian will look to add a second individual event to his Worlds schedule tonight in the men’s 50 free.
Kathleen Baker will be in a close race for a spot on the World Championship team in the women’s 50 back.
Jacob Pebley will look to qualify for his first LC World Championship team tonight in the men’s 200 back.
Jack Conger and Tom Shields headline a group of men in the 51-low range who could become the first swimmers other than Phelps to break 51 seconds since the end of the supersuit era.
Top ranked recruit Reece Whitley has announced his verbal commitment to Cal for the 2018-19 season.
Olympic 50 free champion Anthony Ervin will race in the D final of the men’s 100 free on Thursday, along with stars like Matt Grevers, Michael Andrew, Dillon Virva, and Michael Weiss.
To see all of our 2016 Swammy Awards presented by TYR, click here 2016 Honorees: Katie Drabot and Michael Andrew…
Take a look at the championship final races from the fourth and final day at 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-West in College Station, Texas.
The 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships for the East and West are now complete. We’ve gone through the results of each meet and put together lists of the top 8 swimmers in each event from the 2 meets combined.
We’ve got a couple of age group records on watch tonight, including the 13-14 girls NAG Record in the 200 fly. Regan Smith will be chasing Cassidy Bayer’s record of 1:56.01 in that event.