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Hosszu Clocks 200 IM Meet Record At Mare Nostrum Prelims In Barcelona Katinka Hosszu threw down a new meet record during day two prelims at the Mare Nostrum stop in Barcelona, posting a time of 2:09.07 in the women's 200 IM. Hosszu's swim breaks the record previously held by Siobhan-Marie O'Connor, who had been 2:09.56 in 2015.

Versatile Molly Arenson Verbally Commits to St. Cloud State for 2020-21 Molly Arneson of Countrywide YMCA and Springboro High School in Springboro, Ohio will swim for Minnesota's St. Cloud State in 2020-21.

Futures Finalist Sydney Roycraft Delivers Verbal Commitment to LSU Sydney Roycraft, a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American from The Woodlands, Texas, has announced her verbal commitment to Louisiana State University for the 2020-21 school year. She will join Allison Tomsuden, Jadyn Jannasch, and Maddie Howell in the class of 2024.

International Swimming League: Teams und Termine Die International Swimming League hat am 11.6. die Teamaufstellungen von den Cali Condors, DC Trident, AquaCenturions und Energy Standard bekanntgegeben. Die Aufstellungen von LA Current, New York Breakers, Team Iron und London Roar werden nächste Woche am 18.6.

Weniger als 50 Tage: Multisport-Event "Die Finals" im August in Berlin In Berlin finden jedes Jahr zahlreiche deutsche Titelkämpfe in unterschiedlichen Sportarten statt. Da fast jede Sportart neben König Fußball verblasst und viel zu wenig Medienaufmerksamkeit bekommt, veranstalten nun zehn Sportarten gemeinsam "Die Finals" am 3.

MN State Champ Backstroker Lara Mitchell Commits To Boston University For 2020 Mitchell will be joining a Terriers team that, in 2019, finished 5th place at the Patriot League Championships, just 91 points out of 2nd place.

Nathan Lile Claims 2 Sprint Titles on Third Day of Charlotte Ultra Meet 25-year-old Nathan Lile of the Gamecocks won two of the four sprint titles contested on the third night of the 2019 Charlotte Ultra Meet. First, Lile won the 50 butterfly in 24.28, getting to the wall ahead of NC State's Coleman Stewart, who touched 2nd in 24.84.

NY Butterflier Morgan Rinn Delivers Verbal Commitment To Penn State For 2020 Primarily a butterflier, Rinn already has a career-best time in the 200-yard butterfly that is already faster than the NCAA 'B' cut time.

2019 SwimSquads: Adams Family Wins, Jaeger Holds Off Beisel By Single Point Cammile Adams and the Adams Family have won the 2019 SwimSquad Battles, while the Jaeg-Train bested the Beisel Bunch for second by just one point.

Miller, Smoliga Win 2019 Pro Swim Series Titles, $10K; Andrew Leads Money List Cody Miller and Olivia Smoliga are your 2019 Pro Swim Series champions, navigating the new format to win $10,000 apiece for the top male and female swims of the series in FINA points. Meanwhile Michael Andrew led all money-earners on the series with $25,750.

Smith Lowers WJR Again in Finals, IU Breaststroke Sweeps at Counsilman Classsic Regan Smith delivered yet another World Junior Record in the 100 meter backstroke in the final session of racing at the 2019 Counsilman Classic at the legendary IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis.

2019 Pro Swim Series-Clovis: Day 4 Race Videos During the final session of the 2019 Pro Swim Series, Brandon Fischer stole the show once again with yet another age-defying swim. Fischer won the 50 breast with a 27.26, setting another lifetime best. Fischer is now the second-fastest American this year, as well as the 17th-fastest world swimmer this year.

Michael Chadwick Wins Final Event of 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series Team Elite's Michael Chadwick swam a season-best 100 free to close out the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series at Clovis. Michael Chadwick went a season-best 100 free for the win in Clovis. His 48.70 now moves him into the top thirty world rankings for 2019. He got off to a quick start in 23.26 and out-split the field on the second fifty as well.

Julie Meynen Breaks Another Luxembourgish National Record In 100 Free Julie Meynen unloaded her second Luxembourgish National Record of the competition on the final night of the 2019 Pro Swim Series stop in Clovis, California, doing so in the women's 100 freestyle. Meynen touched in a time of 54.63, lowering her previous mark of 55.09 set at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio where she placed 25th.

Mallory Comerford, Kelsi Dahlia Go One-Two in TYR Pro Series Clovis 100 Free Louisville and Cardinal Aquatics' Mallory Comerford earned her first win of the week in the 100 freestyle at the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series Clovis. Cardinal Aquatics posted a one-two finish in the 100 freestyle with great effort from Mallory Comerford and Kelsi Dahlia.

Markus Thormeyer Gets 200 Back Win at TYR Pro Series Clovis Markus Thormeyer earned his first win of the TYR Pro Swim Series Clovis with a 1:59.24 in the 200 backstroke. Canada's Markus Thormeyer raced to victory in the 200 back, coming in at 1:59.24. His season best is a 1:57.42 form earlier this year. Thormeyer was the only man under the two-minute barrier this time around.

Isabelle Stadden Sweeps Backstrokes with 200 Win at TYR Pro Series Clovis Aquajets' Isabelle Stadden swept the backstroke events at this Clovis stop of the TYR Pro Swim Series with her win in the 200 on night four. 16-year-old Isabelle Stadden posted a strong win in the 200 back, coming in right on her lifetime best at 2:08.67.

Luca Urlando Swims Lifetime Best 200 IM for TYR Pro Series Win in Clovis After setting a new National Age Group Record in the 200 Butterfly on night three, Luca Urlando added another win to his tally this week in the 200 IM. DART Swimming's Luca Urlando picked up his second win of the meet, claiming the 200 IM in a lifetime best 2:00.12.

Sydney Pickrem Claims Fourth Win With TYR Pro Series 200 IM Sydney Pickrem kept up her winning momentum, sweeping the IM events at the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series at Clovis. Canada's Sydney Pickrem won her fourth title of the weekend with a dominating 200 IM of 2:11.78. The swim was off her season-best 2:08.61 from Indiana's FINA Champions Series but was enough for the win in Clovis.

Akaram Mahmoud Cruises to 1500 Free Win at TYR Pro Series Clovis Egypt's Akaram Mahmoud raced to 15:26.12 in the men's 1500 freestyle at the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series at Clovis. It was his first event win of the weekend. Egypt's Akaram Mahmoud got to the wall first in the men's 1500.

Regan Smith Lowers 100 Back Junior World Record Again - 58.45 After lowering her 100 back junior world record by close to three-tenths this morning at the Counsilman Classic in Indianapolis, rising American star Regan Smith took off another tenth tonight to lower it for the third time in the last month. The 17-year-old scorched her way to a time of 58.45 tonight, improving on her prelim record of 58.55.

Top 200 IM Seed Angel Martinez Scratches, Arroyo / Urlando to Face Off With top 200 IM seed Angel Martinez and #3 seed Daniel Roy scratching, teenagers Jarod Arroyo and Luca Urlando will face-off side-by-side in tonight's finals.

Erica Sullivan Drops Third-Fastest 1500 Free in the World at TYR Pro Series Clovis Erica Sullivan closed out her 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series with a bang, dropping the third-fastest 1500 Freestyle in the world so far this year. Sandpipers of Nevada's Erica Sullivan ran away with the 1500 free to close out her meet at Clovis.

2019 Pro Swim Series - Clovis: Day 4 Finals Live Recap In the final stop of the Pro Swim Swim Series for the season, Sydney Pickrem and Isabelle Stadden will aim for another victory under their belts in the 200 IM and 200 back, respectively. Also, Brandon Fischer has yet another opportunity to swim an age-defying breaststroke race and continue his personal best streak.

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