The Florida Gators added 19 swimmers and four divers to the incoming class of 2018 after the early signing period. The men’s squad will add 13 newcomers, while the women’s team adds 10.
Ellie Zweifel of Rock Bridge High School and Columbia Swim Club has verbally committed to Florida for 2018-19.
Kirschtine Balbuena from Buchholz High School and Gator Swim Club has given a verbal commitment to University of Florida’s class of 2022.
Reece Whitley, the #1 recruit in the class of 2018, verbally committed to Cal on June 17, 2017.
One of the highlight swims on the 2nd night of competition came in the women’s 400 free, where 16-year-old Erica Sullivan smashed the 4:10-barrier for the first time to take gold ahead of open water world champ Ashley Twichell.
Cal’s Matt Josa is the top seed for tonight’s 100 fly final.
Cassidy Bayer headlines the field in the women’s 100 fly on day 3 of the U.S. Open.
Matt Hutchins of Wisconsin Aquatics is top seed in the men’s 400 free on Day Two of the 2017 U.S. Open.
Matt Grevers was victorious in the men’s 100 backstroke.
Chase Kalisz will contest his best event tonight, the 400 IM, and look to add his name to the U.S. World Championship roster.
Jacob Pebley will look to qualify for his first LC World Championship team tonight in the men’s 200 back.
Pearl took almost 2 seconds off of her morning personal best.
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Joseph Schooling broke another pool record tonight, this time in the 100 fly where he bested teammate Jack Conger’s mark of 51.83 by 0.01.
It’s that time of year again where we at SwimSwam rank out the top 20 high school swimming prospects in the upcoming NCAA recruiting class. It’s a butterfly-heavy class, and so fittingly, California flyer Eva Merrell is at the top of the list.