Cal’s Trenton Julian is looking to pick up his first title of the weekend. The question is whether or not it will be a best time.
Cal’s Trenton Julian of Rosebowl Aquatics blasted the 7th fastest time in the world this year in the 200m butterfly. And that’s after the Tokyo Olympics.
This morning, we’ll see heats of the 200 fly and 100 freestyle, as well as one heat each of the women’s 800 free and men’s 1500 free.
Julian is the top seed in the men’s 200 fly (1:55.35), 100 fly (51.70), 200 IM (1:59.21), 200 free (1:47.50), and 400 free (3:49.47).
25-point NCAA scorer Daniel Carr will race a “Super Senior” season for the 2021 NCAA runner-up Cal Golden Bears in 2021-2022.
Trenton Julian scored 48 points for the Cal Golden Bears at the 2021 NCAA Championships. He’ll return for a 5th season of collegiate swimming next season.
Making the team after entering the meet seeded 39th, Sims is one of this years youngest Olympians that will represent the United States in Tokyo.
Caeleb Dressel and Tom Shields pulled off the 1-2 finish in the men’s 100 butterfly, securing their spots on the 2021 Olympic team in the event.
Caeleb Dressel has a big night ahead of him in Omaha, with the 100 fly final scheduled just 41 minutes before his 50 free semi.
Michael Andrew has a chance to become the third man in history under 1:55 in tonight’s final of the men’s 200 IM in Omaha.
Tonight will feature finals in the women’s 200 breast and 100 free and the men’s 200 back and 200 IM, and semis of the women’s 200 back and men’s 100 fly
This morning: three events: 800 free, 100 fly, 200 back. Three reigning World Champs & world record-holders: Katie Ledecky, Caeleb Dressel, and Regan Smith.
Dressel’s time of 50.17 gives him six of the nine-fastest 100 fly performances of all-time.
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It will be a busy session for Katie Ledecky tonight, as she’ll have both the women’s 200 free final and the 1500 free final just over an hour apart.