Kylie Powers is a big in-state get for the Aggies #7 recruiting class.
Sweden has ‘pre-nominated’ five athletes including world record-holder Sarah Sjostrom to the 2018 Short Course World Championships, the Swedish swimming federation announced this week.
Her 25.07 from January still stands as the world’s top time this season.
Sjöström also posted a 56.83 100 fly.
Makayla Sargent, a 2016 Olympic Trials qualifier and 2017 NCAA qualifier who spent the first two years of her collegiate career at the University of Florida, has committed to NC State for 2018-19.
Florian Wellbrock broke his second German National Record of the meet in the men’s 800 freestyle.
Danas Rapsys moved to #1 in the world with his 1:45.12 in the men’s 200 free.
CAMPIONATI EUROPEI VASCA CORTA 2017 Dal 13 al 17 Dicembre 2017 Vasca Corta (25 metri) Royal Arena (Hannemanns Allé 18, 2300…
Sophie Hansson, a breaststroker who represented Sweden in Rio, Windsor, and Budapest, has verbally committed to swim for NC State beginning in the fall of 2018.
Lilly King and Yuliya Efimova will go head-to-head three times in Budapest, with the 50 breast the third and final round.
Sarah Sjostrom collected her 4th win of the Swedish Summer Nationals today in the 50 fly.
Sjöström is looking incredible at Swedish Nationals after night 1.
Victor Johansson’s national and junior national record in the 1500 free highlighted the last three days of the Short Course Swedish Championships in Stockholm.
Double 2015 FINA World Junior Championships silver medalist Sophie Hansson leads 17 Swedes to the 2016 Short Course World Championships.
A couple of juniors took the Olympic stage by a storm, including Australia’s 100 free gold medalist Kyle Chalmers, and Canada’s 100 free gold medalist Penny Oleksiak, who won 4 medals in her first Olympic Games.