Florida rising senior Talia Bates won all six events she swam and posted a lifetime best 50 free time of25.66, taking .07 off her previous best from 2018.
Sara Stotler, a 17-year-old from Florida’s Planet Swim Aquatics, picked up 3 new cuts, including a Wave II cut in the women’s 100 fly.
The final day of the TYR Spring Festival Wrapped up in Orlando with several more athletes capturing Olympic Trials standards across multiple events.
17-year-old Sara Stotler swam to 2 new Olympic Trials cuts, including earning her first Wave II cut in the 100 butterfly by finishing in 59.58.
USA Swimming’s 2021 18 & Under Spring Cup kicks off on Thursday from four different U.S sites: Irvine, Des Moines, Richmond and Orlando.
On the final two days of the meet, Saint Andrew’s Aquatics 15-year-old Aspen Gersper thrived, posting 5 huge lifetime bests.
Sara Stotler of Planet Swim Aquatics nabbed her first Olympic Trials cut on Friday at the split-site Southern Zone Southern Sectional Championships.
The 18 and Under Winter Championships meet kicked off it’s first day of competition with four events contested at the Baylor School in Tennessee.
Wisconsin commit Blair Stoneburg won the 100 free and 1650 free today, while #3 recruit Josh Zuchwoski hit two more lifetime bests today.
Both Blair Stoneburg (500 free) and Josh Zuchowski (400 IM) moved up the all-time age group rankings with their lifetime best times tonight.
Versatile Julia Mrozinski from Germany has signed an NLI to swim for Tennessee next fall. She has SEC A-final-ready times in the 100/200 free and 200 fly.
Zuchowski, the #3 recruit in the high school class of 2022, hit a new lifetime best in the 400 IM, making him one a handful in the class to go 3:48.
The Pine Crest girls and Jesuit boys won the Florida high school class 2A swimming and diving state championships by wide margins on both sides.
Friday’s PM session is set feature Emma Weyant in the 400 IM and 200 free, Kieran Smith in the 200 free, and Clark Beach face off Ryan Lochte in the 100 back.
Texas native Cory Shanks will take her sprint talents to Knoxville in the fall of 2021 to swim with the Lady Vols at the University of Tennessee.