AUBURN, Alabama, July 14. THE Auburn Sectional continued with the 400 free, 100 fly and 100 breast held during the third day of long course meter swimming.
Claire Maust dropped a two-and-a-half second victory on Mary DeScenza in the 400 free with a time of 4:14.92 against DeScenza's 4:17.18 to start the night.
Jackson Wilcox followed with a win in a battle between a pair of Volunteer State 17-year-olds. Wilcox, hailing from Nashville, won in 3:58.47 with AJ Tipton, representing Pilot out of Knoxville, taking second in 3:59.14 in the men's 400 free.
Rachel Komisarz paced a trio of women under 1:00 in the 100 fly with a winning time of 58.82. Margaret Hoelzer took second in 59.47, while Christine Magnuson nabbed third in 59.94.
On the men's side, Matt Targett won by more than a second with a time of 53.16 over Peter Verhoef's 54.31 in the 100 fly.
In the 100 breaststroke, 14-year-old Kaylin Burchell dropped three seconds off her prelim time to clock a 1:10.99 for the win. Meanwhile, Andrew Bree snagged the men's breaststroke crown in 1:02.94.