Michigan star freshman Maggie Macneil is no one-hit wonder.
That’s his fastest he’s been in dual meets, ever– the sophomore was 8:51.71 for his PR going out in his mile at 2018 NCAAs.
Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.
The 100 back includes World Record holder and Olympic champion Ryan Murphy, 100 back Olympic champ Matt Grevers, Worlds 50 backstroker Justin Ress, Olympic backstroker Jacob Pebley, and Harvard standout Dean Farris in his first ever long course nationals final.
Defending national champion Zane Grothe leads 5 qualifiers with sub-3:50s in the final of the men’s 400 free.
Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.
Ryan Murphy will go for the backstroke sweep on day 4 of the 2018 Phillips 66 Nationals Championships.
Leah Smith is the presumed runner-up in the women’s 1500, but with a handful of talented open water swimmers taking to the pool in Irvine, her position is in danger.
Cierra Runge and Ashley Twichell are among those that will vie for a podium spot.
Chase Kalisz has dropped the 100 breast for the final night of the Columbus Pro Series.
Katie Drabot is leading the chase pack behind the leaders of the industry, Katie Ledecky and Leah Smith.
Sierra Schmidt posted an impressive 8:36.48 800 free on the final day of the Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.
Felix Auboeck won the men’s 400 free on day 2 of the 2018 Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.
Miranda Tucker had a pair of victories on day 1 of the Eric Namesnik Memorial Open.
2016 Austrian Olympian Felix Auboeck will be among the swimmers to attend the meet.