Joshua Zuchowski Downs 200 and 400 IM 11-12 National Age Group Records

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Swimming at the long course Speedo Sectionals in Plantation, Florida, Flood Aquatics’ Joshua Zuchowski has taken down two National Age Group Records: the 200 and 400 IMs for 11-12 boys.

Destin Lasco previously held both the 11-12 boys long course marks.

Friday Zuchowski destroyed the old 400 IM mark, whacking six seconds from Lasco’s time, swum in 2014. Zuchowski posted a 4:45.09 while the old time was a 4:51.03.

Zuchowski’s splits:

  • Fly 1:05.27
  • Back 1:12.69
  • Breast 1:22.17
  • Free 1:04.96

Lasco’s splits:

  • Fly: 1:07.64
  • Back 1:13.03
  • Breast: 1:26.62
  • Free 1:03.74

Saturday morning Zuchowski returned to once again take down a National mark in prelims. He swam a 2:14.93, just faster than Lasco’s 2:15.33.

Zuchowski’s splits:

  • Fly: 29.55
  • Back: 34.55
  • Breast: 39.85
  • Free: 30.98

Lasco’s splits:

  • Fly 30.14
  • Back 32.50
  • Breast: 42.01
  • Free: 30.63

Lasco now still holds the 11-12 boys long course 200 backstroke mark at 2:10.39. He also has the 13-14 boys short course 200 freestyle record (1:38.24). These are Zuchoswki’s first National marks.

Full results available on Meet Mobile-2017 So. Zone South Sectional Championships

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Cathleen Pruden is a 2016 graduate of Mount Holyoke College and the High School Content Manager at Swimming World. She was a four time All-American and a three time Academic All-American for the Lyons. She grew up swimming in and has also coached in Raleigh, North Carolina. Currently she is the Assistant Coach at Bowdoin College.

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