As the American swimming calendar begins to normalize, late July will host the first “as-usual” national-level events around the country.
Mack would have gone into the 100 back and 50 free and 5th and 3rd seeds, respectively but has opted out of both events.
Adriano Arioti claimed 2nd in the 400 IM at the Potomac Valley Short Course Championships with the 20th all-time fastest 400 IM time in the 13-14 age group.
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.
Kate Douglass anchored 46.66 on the 400 medley relay to secure UVA another ACC relay title and conference record. The next fastest split was a 48.16.
UVA’s Alexis Wenger broke the 100 breast ACC record at 57.67. However, tonight NC State’s Sophie Hansson will aim to defend her 2020 title against Wenger.
This morning, the prelims of the women’s 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back will take place. UVA’s Kate Douglass leads the 100 fly.
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.
The Virginia Cavaliers have assembled a loaded roster that leads the NCAA ranks. The top threats to their title run, though, remain hard to predict.
Rye Ulett, who was the 9th-ranked 18-and-under 200 backstroke in the world in 2019, has announced her verbal commitment to Louisville for 2022-23.
Jordan Durocher of Nation’s Capital Swim Club and Riverbend High School has given Louisville women their first verbal commitment for 2022-23.
USA Swimming has named 1,087 swimmers to its 2019-2020 Scholastic All-America Team, headlined by US Open Champion Torri Huske.
At one of Dynamo Swim Club’s post-lockdown meets, Brooks Curry stole the show with two big sprint efforts today in Atlanta.