Ollie Bernasek from Machine Aquatics and Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C. has announced his verbal commitment to Irish for 2020-21.
Kaitlynn Sims of Magnolia Aquatic Club, the top seed in the women’s 1500 free, has scratched out of Saturday’s events in Palo Alto.
Top-seeded Anna Keating of Machine Aquatics has scratched out of heats of the 100 breaststroke on Friday morning at U.S. Junior Nationals.
Rapidly-improving Joe Hunt of Alamo Area Aquatic Association, a 2x Texas high school state champion, has announced his verbal commitment to Notre Dame.
Mid-distance freestyle specialist Liam Smith has verbally committed to Notre Dame for 2020-21.
Uttley has best times that would land him amongst the fastest Irish as a junior.
Carson Foster was our #1 recruit last year. But Luca Urlando is rising fast, and we’ve got a #1 controversy on our hands. Updated recruit ranks here.
The North Penn girls won their second straight PIAA Class 3A State Championship; meanwhile, the North Allegheny won their third straight amidst a record-breaking boys meet.
“I am extremely excited to announce my verbal commitment to continue my academic and swimming careers at the University of Notre Dame. A huge thank you to my family, coaches, friends and everyone who helped me along the way. I can’t wait to join such an amazing team and university! #GoIrish ☘️”
Sean Faikish, 16, and Alec Peckmann, 19, had a tight battle in the men’s 200 IM
Madison Kolessar, a 16 year old from Suburban Seahawks Club, swam a 4:55.62 to win the 400 IM by a second over runner-up Mia Abruzzo (15 – Plymouth Whitemarsh Aquatics) and Madeleine Aguirre (17 – Suburban Seahawks Club).
Sean Faikish (North Penn Aquatic Club), a 16 year old, took the men’s 100 back with a massive best time.
Another national record fell on day 2, with the North Allegheny boys shattering their own 400 free relay record.
On Day 1 of 2, there was a national public school record, and PIAA records in the boys 100 fly, boys 200 free relay, and girls 50 free.
Presenting the MP Weekly Wonders for the weekend of March 17-19, 2017.