OSU’s Ruslan Gaziev took two individual wins, was clutch on relays, and secured an NCAA ‘B’ cut in an impressive SCY and NCAA debut for the Canadian freshman.
15-year-old Andrew Dai (Wheaton Swim Club) took the men’s 200 fly with a new best time of 2:05.22, shedding .4 seconds off his previous best.
Alec Dixon of Humble High School and Houston Bridge Bats has committed to swim for the University of Alabama in the class of 2022.
Nico Hernandez-Tome of Riverview High School and Sararsota YMCA Sharks has announced his intention to swim for the University of Alabama next fall.
Next week’s Irish Open will see a young, swift American contingency compete against its nation’s best.
The final night og the meet will feature the 50 back, 200 IM, 1650, 50 free, and 400 medley relay.
Marlins of Raleigh’s Grace Countie raced to two top prelims times this morning in Orlando, taking the top seed in the 50 back and 50 free.
Tonight’s final features the 100 back, women’s 500 free, men’s 100 free, 200 breast, and 100 fly.
The women’s 500 free has been set up to be a great race to watch tonight.
There were 14 meet records broken at the 2018 Illinois Swimming SCY Senior Champs meet, with Grace Ariola breaking 6 individual records and being a part of 1 relay record.
16-year-old Abby Arens moved up to 12th all-time in the 15-16 age group with her 1:00-flat 100 breast at NCSA Junior prelims.
The first night of NCSAs featured the 1000 free, 100 IM, and 800 free relay.
New Trier and Lyons battled through the final event in the team standings.
Spencer Walker blasted a 47.22 in the 100 back, while Charlie Scheinfeld threw down a 53.60 in the 100 breast to break the IHSA records.