2016 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS
- Sunday June 26th-Sunday July 3rd, 2016
- Century Link Center – Omaha, Nebraska
- Friday-Sunday – Prelims – 11:00 am EDT Finals – 7:45 pm EDT
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Katie Ledecky of Nation’s Capital and Michael Phelps of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club were named the top female and male swimmers of the meet in the closing ceremonies of this week’s U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials.
This week, the duo were two of three swimmers to pick up a three individual victories apiece (the third was Maya DiRado).
Ledecky started off her week with a victory in the women’s 400 free on Monday night (3:58.98), next winning the 200 free in 1:54.88, then moving on to a finals appearance and seventh-place finish in the women’s 100 free on Friday night (53.99), and finishing off the week with a win and national championships record in the 800 free with 8:10.32. She also competed in the heats of the 50 free.
Phelps swam his first final on Wednesday, winning the 200 fly in 1:54.84. He won a hard-fought battle with Ryan Lochte in the 200 IM on Friday with 1:55.91 and took a packed 100 fly final yesterday with 51.00.