With Hurricane Florence quickly approaching,five members of the Tar Heel swim team lent a helping hand with preparations at the Ronald McDonald House.
Joshua Matheny will look to follow up his 1:01.98 100 breast swim tonight at day 1 finals of the 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals.
Thomas Bretzmann (North Carolina Aquatic Club) won the men’s 1500 with a time of 15:48.05. That time comes in slightly off his best time of 15:45.55, which he swam at last Summer’s Junior Nationals.
Former Yale sprint star Aaron Greenberg posted a lifetime best to take the men’s 50 free. Greenberg swam a 22.61, knocking .02 seconds off his previous personal best of 22.63, which he swam at the Indianapolis Pro Swim Series back in May.
Thomas Bretzmann (North Carolina Aquatic Club) took the men’s 800 with an 8:14.50.
Georgia commit Olivia Carter is positioned to bring the middle-distance freestyle prestige back to Athens.
Tucker Burhans from West Forsyth High School and Enfinity Aquatic Club has verbally committed to swim for the University of North Carolina beginning in 2018-19.
Jacob Rauch of South Mecklenburg High School and Aquatic Team Of Mecklenburg has made a verbal commitment to UNC-Chapel Hill for the 2018-19 season and beyond.
Thomas Bretzmann of North Carolina Aquatic Club and Chapel Hill High School has verbally committed to swim for nearby University of North Carolina in 2018-19.
Noah Brune and Erica Sullivan were victorious at the first ever Junior National 5K Open Water event today in Castaic Lake.
Chattahoochee Gold’s Bayley Frierson and SwimMAC Carolina’s Sinclair Larson got things started with a good battle in the women’s 1000 free.