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Grassroots Watch: 22 NAG Record fall in March

3/29/2013

With nine Speedo Champions Series meets, any number of LSC Championships and a host of other season-ending meets taking place, March was a busy month for USA Swimming clubs and athletes. Overall, a total of 22 National Age Group Records were broken this month.

 

Here’s a list of those records:

 

March 7 – Andrew Seliskar, 15-16 Boys 100y Breast, 53.33; Andrew Seliskar, 15-16 Boys 100 Breast, 53.26; Gator Swim Club, 11-12 200 Free Relay, 1:39.24; Nation’s Capital Swim Club, 800 Free Relay, 7:28.00.

 

March 12 – Elizabeth Nelson, 13-14 Girls 100y butterfly, 53.36; Simone Manuel, 15-16 Girls 50y Free, 22.04; Simone Manuel, 15-16 Girls 100y free, 47.73; Kylie Stewart, 15-16 Girls 200 Back, 1:50.66; Matthew Hirschberger, 13-14 Boys 1000y Free, 9:02.37; Andrew Seliskar, 15-16 Boys 200y Breast, 1:54.87; Andrew Seliskar, 15-16 Boys 200y IM, 1:44.03.

 

March 13 – Missy Franklin, 17-18 Girls 100y Free, 47.28; Missy Franklin, 17-18 Girls 200y Free, 1:41.81; Missy Franklin, 17-18 Girls 200y Backstroke, 1:48.42; Ryan Hoffer, 13-14 Boys 50y Free, 20.08; Ryan Hoffer, 13-14 Boys 50y Free, 20.02; Ryan Hoffer, 13-14 Boys 100y Free, 45.10; Ryan Hoffer, 13-14 Boys 100y Free, 44.81; Thomas Anderson, 13-14 Boys 100y Back, 48.73.

 

March 19 – Darren Lim,13-14 Boys 50m Free (LCM), 23.18; Darren Lim, 13-14 Boys 50m Free (LCM), 23.32.

 

March 21 – Faith Johnson, 17-18 Girls 50y Free, 21.89.

 

Each month, usaswimming.org would like to highlight the accomplishments of our age group and senior-level athletes from across the nation. If you or your club would like to share your outstanding achievements, send your stories (3-5 sentences) to us at splash@usaswimming.org. We will feature the best on the last Friday of each month.


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