Tom Shields of California finished second in the 200-yard butterfly in 1:43.21 in the Pacific-10 Conference swimming championships at Belmont Plaza.
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PHOENIX, Arizona, January 9. THE second part of our interview with Tom Shields on The Morning Swim Show focuses largely on his experience at the recent Duel in the Pool.

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Shields, who won both butterfly events and set an American record in the 200 fly in Scotland, talks about where he was when he was asked to replace Ryan Lochte on the roster and the real story behind his role in picking the swimmers for the mixed medley relay to close the meet and give Team USA the win. And be sure to stick around for his answers to the Final Five, including the swimming rule he'd like to change. The answer might surprise you! Be sure to visit SwimmingWorld.TV for more video interviews.

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