16-year-old Lucie Nordmann Tops 100 Back Field at 2017 Arena Pro Series Austin

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Women’s 100 Back

Lucie Nordmann of Magnolia Aquatics delivered a commanding performance in finals of the women’s 100 back. Nordmann, 16 years old, flirted with her own personal best time of 1:01.16, settling for a final time of 1:01.21.

Newmarket’s Danielle Hanus turned in a second place finish of 1:01.49, while HPCO’s Kayla Sanchez took third with a 1:01.77.

NC State duo Elise Haan and Mackenzie Glover posted fourth and fifth place finishes of 1:01.91 and 1:02.13 respectively. Teammate Alexia Zevnik tied for sixth place with Great Britain’s UBC Thunderbirds’ Ingrid Wilm. The two posted matching times of 1:02.50.

Kate Greenslade of Great Britain completed the top eight with a time of 1:03.26.


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Author: Taylor Brien

Taylor Brien is the Assistant Operations Manager and a staff writer at Swimming World. A native of Bettendorf, IA and a 2015 graduate of Illinois College, she has covered a variety of events since joining the SW team in 2015, including the NCAA Championships, World Championships, Olympic Trials, and 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

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