Louisville freshman Tatiana Salcutan threw down a personal best of 1:53.98 in the 200 backstroke to solidify her spot at the NCAA Championships.
UVA’s Paige Madden will aim for her 3rd ACC title this meet in the 1650 free, after previously sweeping the 200/500 free.
This morning, Kate Douglass will swim the 100 free over the 200 breast. The prelims of the 200 back and 200 fly will also take place.
Kraus won the 200 free by over three seconds, registering a 1:44.97 for a lifetime best by over a second. She now ranks #7 nationally this year.
Jordan Durocher of Nation’s Capital Swim Club and Riverbend High School has given Louisville women their first verbal commitment for 2022-23.
Day 6 prelims include the men’s 100 fly, women’s 200 back, men’s 50 free, women’s 50 fly, women’s 800 freestyle, and men’s 4 x 200 free relay.
Dean Farris will look to help lead the U.S. men to gold in the 400 free relay after dropping a 47.08 relay split during the preliminaries.
22-year-old Lithuanian Andrius Sidlauskas hit his first 59-point 100m breaststroke of the season while competing at the Romanian Championships.
Lithuanian swimmer Deividas Margevicius is among the visiting swimmers set to take part in this week’s Romanian International Championships.
Irina Pikiner, who swept the women’s sprint freestyles earlier in the meet, picked up another win with a 27.67 in the 50 fly as she clipped Anastasia Manakov (27.71) at the finish.
Daryna Zevina picked up another sprint backstroke title.
Shevtsov, who won the 50 free yesterday, turned in a 48.73 for the 100 free title. That’s about a half second off his best, as he’s the National Record holder with a 48.26 from 2017 Worlds.
Russian Andrei Minakov will go head-to-head with Kristof Milak in tonight’s 100 fly final at the Youth Olympic Games.
China’s Peng Xuwei comes into the women’s 200 back as the top seeds on day 3 of the Youth Olympic Games.