As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….
La campeona olímpica Sarah Sjöström ha decidido no participar en los Campeonatos del mundo en piscina corta 2018 que tendrán lugar en Hangzhou (China) en diciembre. Pero sí participará en el último cluster de la Copa del mundo y en el Energy for Swim.
He leads the NCAA this year with that swim by nearly a full second.
Austin Katz and the Texas Longhorns will host Indiana and Florida for a two-day brawl this weekend.
Andreas Vazaios tripled and Ky-Lee Perry and Nyls Korstanje swept the sprint freestyles as the NC State men and women both defeated South Carolina Friday.
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.