We’ve some fast swimming in Knoxville this week, and should be in store for more this evening in the meet’s final session.
If you feel the need for speed, keep an eye on the results here tonight, as several of the top sprinters in the nation will be going head to head.
Follow along here at SwimSwam for a live recap of the second day of competition at the Texas-Virginia dual meet, which includes more longer-distance events.
Follow along here as SwimSwam does a live recap of the highly-anticipated dual meet between the #3-ranked Texas and the #1/8-ranked Virginia.
Lucy Thomas was part of Elmbrook’s NAG record-setting relay on Friday. Check out all A final race videos from night five of the Junior National Championships
15-year-old Chloe Kim out of Scarlet Aquatics took 2nd, swimming a 16:28.77, while 16-year-old teammate Kate Hurst was 3rd in 16:37.22.
This morning, we’ll have prelims of the 200 free, 100 back, and 200 breast.
Kings Academy 18-year-old Josh Zuchowski, soon-t0-be a Stanford Cardinal, led prelims of the boys 200 back in 1:59.81 this morning.
Thomas Heilman moved up the 15-16 age group ranks with a 50.58 leadoff on Cavalier’s 400 free relay, while NOVA and TIDE picked up the rest of the day’s wins.
TIDE Swimming is kicking off their long course season with a prelims/finals meet this week, where they’ll be joined by some big names from across the state.
UVA women pick up their 7th verbal commitment to the class of 2026 from Greenville, North Carolina’s Madeline Smith.
Novelline is the #2 50 freestyler in the class of 2022, behind only the uncommitted Claire Curzan.
59.7/2:10 breaststroker Emma Weber has given the UVA women’s swimming and diving team their 5th 2022 verbal commitment; 3 of those are top-20 recruits.
Knapp was the 2020 Virginia HS 5A State runner-up in the 500 free (4:52.47), going 4:50.10 in prelims to hit a lifetime best.
Zoe Dixon and Samantha Tadder were among the record-setting standouts at the Virginia Class 5 State Championships this weekend.