After crushing the boys 13-14 NAG in the 200 fly this morning, Thomas Heilman is on the hunt for his 14th NAG in the past 11 days.
This morning’s prelims session will feature the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
Stanford commit Josh Zuchowski may challenge 2016 Olympian Jacob Pebley’s 2011 meet record in the 200 back and is one of our five races to watch.
Summer Juniors qualifier Steven Insixiengmay has verbally committed to swim at the University of Georgia next year.
Sam Powe, whose backstroke times are already knocking on the A-final door at SECs, will join the Georgia Bulldogs next fall.
4 of the top 20 boys in the class of 2022 remain uncommitted including Sebastien Sergile, Sam Powe, Zhier Fan, and Andres Dupont Cabrera.
The girls 2022 recruit ranks stayed very stable at the top. The boys are the complete opposite, with a ton of incredibly fast risers moving to the top.
After tying for first place with McCallie School in 2020, The Baylor School used their depth to win the 2021 boys’ meet by 68 points.
Thanks to Take It Live, we now have access to race videos from the first two nights of racing at the NCSA Spring Invite.
Tonight in Orlando will be the finals of the women’s and men’s 200 free, 400 IM, 100 back, and 200 free relay.
FAST’s Joshua Zuchowski swam the 3rd all-time fastest 15-16 200 back on Wednesday. Tonight, he will race top seed Luke Barr and Sam Powe in the 100 back final
Sim became the fastest 14 & under in history in the 50 back last night (24.00), so Regan Smith’s 51.07 NAG record is on high alert.
Duffy lopped almost two seconds off of his old best. He was 1:57.64, over a second ahead of the rest of the field.
Zuchowski is now only .02 behind Carson Foster, and less than a second behind Ryan Murphy, the NAG record-holder.
Waldrep (pictured, far right) took almost two seconds off her PR, while Sim moved to #11 in the U.S. 13-14 age group historical rankings.