Top Seeds Drabot, Eastin & Ress Among Finals Scratches In Indianapolis

2018 INDIANAPOLIS PRO SWIM SERIES

There have been several major scratches from the last session at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Indianapolis, including three #1 seeds.

Katie Drabot had a very impressive PB this morning in the women’s 200 fly, going 2:08.38 which made her the top qualifier for the final. She has scratched out, as has her Stanford teammate Ella Eastin, who was going in 3rd.

Both have also dropped the 200 IM, where Eastin was the top seed in 2:12.97. Also dropping from the A-final were 5th seed Allie Szekely and 7th seed Asia Seidt, while Drabot (9th) and Lisa Bratton (10th) are both out of the B-final.

Justin Ress of Wolfpack Elite is also out as a #1 seed after leading the men’s 100 back prelims in 54.46. Other scratches tonight include Reece WhitleyGunnar Bentz and Jay Litherland. Check out the full list of ‘A’ and ‘B’ final scratches below:

In This Story

14
Leave a Reply

8 Comment threads
6 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
13 Comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Pvdh

Wtf

NONA

Seriously. Is there a storm coming? All have a plane to catch?

KNOW IT ALL

Stanford might have finals

I_Said_It

Why bother having a pro series of the pros aren’t going to swim?

E Gamble

This was a pattern before the Rio Olympics for a few of the pros…all out swims in prelims and a scratch in the finals. Remember? Standford has the school excuse…they finish their finals in June.

Observer

Yes but tomorrow is Sunday. Not a school day

Becky D

That’s not how college works.

E Gamble

Finals are right around the corner for the Stanford swimmers. We’re lucky they’re even here.

EX QUAKER

🙁

About James Sutherland

James Sutherland

James is currently a university swimmer for the Laurentian Voyageurs in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He is studying economics. Along with swimming, he also loves hockey. He's in his 14th season as a competitive swimmer. Best Times - SCM (LCM) 50 FR - 24.56 (25.12) 100 FR - 53.58 (56.70) 200 FR - 1:56.07 (2:04.29) 1500 …

Read More »

Don't want to miss anything?

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive our latest updates!