Easop Lee is the girls 400 free top seed after her 4:14.91 this morning.
Day 3 of USA Swimming’s 2017 Speedo Junior National Championships will consist of prelims of the 400 free and the 100 fly.
17-year-old Reece Whitley is poised to break the 1-minute barrier in the 100 breast.
Matt Hutchins of Wisconsin Aquatics is top seed in the men’s 400 free on Day Two of the 2017 U.S. Open.
One of the top swimmers to watch tonight is U.S. Olympian Gunnar Bentz, who is the top seed for the men’s 200 fly final.
The above photo is from high school, though Sanchez (left) got a great race from Kenisha Liu (right) in the 100 fly tonight.
Fast times went on the board in several events on Friday, including Florida commit Taylor Ault (above) and Michael Lincoln.
His previous best was a 50.52, and he’s now broken the 50-second mark for the first time.
Rising USC junior Riley Scott, swimming with Marin Pirates, is the top seed in both the 100 breast and the 200 IM.
Distance freestyler Leah Braswell of York YMCA has announced via Instagram her intention to swim for the University of Florida in the fall of 2018.
Kevin Litherland blasted a 15:10.93 to lead the afternoon heats of the men’s 1500 free.
Coach Troy noted, “In regards to the entire class they bring a lot to the table. These women fill a lot of the weaknesses we had on last year’s squad and combined with the rest of the team put us in a good place.”
Canadian Olympians Markus Thormeyer and Hilary Caldwell put on a show in the 200 back to open the session.
Just a day after sweeping the sprint titles at the 2017 CIF Southern Section Division 3 Championships, Sierra Canyon’s Nate Biondi was putting up fast times in the long course pool.