Katie Ledecky Cruises to 800 Free Victory at TYR Pro Swim Series Santa Clara

Katie Ledecky cruised to an easy victory in the 800 free to kick off Saturday’s finals at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Santa Clara. Ledecky won the race in 8:11.08.

Ledecky, who announced she signed with TYR earlier this week, took the early lead and coasted. Her time was seven seconds slower than her seed time.

Leah Smith was second at 8:26.01, followed by Megan Byrnes (8:31.58), Ashley Neidigh (8:41.84), Leah Stevens (8:43.28), Olivia Anderson (8:48.20), Nicole Oliva (8:48.62) and Ayumi Macias Alba (8:49.20).

Event 15  Men 800 LC Meter Freestyle
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        World: W 7:32.12  7/29/2009 Lin Zhang, CHN
     American: A 7:43.60  7/31/2013 Michael McBroom, USA
     Pro Swim: M 7:49.96  2014      Michael McBroom
    Name                  Age Team                 Seed     Finals        
==================================================================
  1 Grothe, Zane           26 Mission Viejo Na  7:50.97    7:55.14  
    r:+0.70  27.83        57.92 (30.09)
        1:27.47 (29.55)     1:58.39 (30.92)
        2:28.61 (30.22)     2:58.88 (30.27)
        3:28.99 (30.11)     3:59.21 (30.22)
        4:29.15 (29.94)     4:58.99 (29.84)
        5:28.86 (29.87)     5:58.66 (29.80)
        6:28.29 (29.63)     6:57.71 (29.42)
        7:26.64 (28.93)     7:55.14 (28.50)
  2 Park, Tae Hwan         28 Korea             8:01.65    7:57.68  
    r:+0.64  26.89        56.77 (29.88)
        1:27.27 (30.50)     1:57.30 (30.03)
        2:26.96 (29.66)     2:57.24 (30.28)
        3:27.18 (29.94)     3:57.57 (30.39)
        4:27.70 (30.13)     4:58.06 (30.36)
        5:28.34 (30.28)     5:58.64 (30.30)
        6:28.92 (30.28)     6:59.39 (30.47)
        7:29.42 (30.03)     7:57.68 (28.26)
  3 Vargas Jacobo, Ricard  20 Mexico            8:01.24    7:58.81  
    r:+0.67  27.93        58.04 (30.11)
        1:28.52 (30.48)     1:58.86 (30.34)
        2:29.23 (30.37)     2:59.42 (30.19)
        3:29.56 (30.14)     3:59.58 (30.02)
        4:29.69 (30.11)     4:59.69 (30.00)
        5:29.75 (30.06)     5:59.68 (29.93)
        6:29.72 (30.04)     6:59.78 (30.06)
        7:30.02 (30.24)     7:58.81 (28.79)
  4 Calloni, Johannes      18 Unattached Stanf  7:59.80    8:01.88  
    r:+0.73  28.14        58.08 (29.94)
        1:28.36 (30.28)     1:58.51 (30.15)
        2:29.01 (30.50)     2:59.31 (30.30)
        3:29.68 (30.37)     4:00.08 (30.40)
        4:29.61 (29.53)     5:00.77 (31.16)
        5:31.54 (30.77)     6:02.81 (31.27)
        6:33.28 (30.47)     7:03.70 (30.42)
        7:33.56 (29.86)     8:01.88 (28.32)
  5 Sweetser, True         20 Unattached Stanf  7:53.32    8:02.16  
    r:+0.70  28.41        58.39 (29.98)
        1:28.76 (30.37)     1:59.04 (30.28)
        2:29.73 (30.69)     3:00.14 (30.41)
        3:30.92 (30.78)     4:01.61 (30.69)
        4:32.58 (30.97)     5:03.16 (30.58)
        5:33.76 (30.60)     6:03.86 (30.10)
        6:34.27 (30.41)     7:04.09 (29.82)
        7:34.16 (30.07)     8:02.16 (28.00)
  6 Norman, Nick           21 California Aquat  8:14.75    8:02.92  
    r:+0.70  27.29        56.30 (29.01)
        1:26.15 (29.85)     1:55.81 (29.66)
        2:26.09 (30.28)     2:56.21 (30.12)
        3:26.92 (30.71)     3:57.51 (30.59)
        4:28.45 (30.94)     4:59.04 (30.59)
        5:29.92 (30.88)     6:00.57 (30.65)
        6:31.67 (31.10)     7:02.46 (30.79)
        7:33.32 (30.86)     8:02.92 (29.60)
  7 D'Arrigo, Mitch        23 Gator Swim Club   8:13.63    8:09.30  
    r:+0.73  27.63        57.15 (29.52)
        1:27.32 (30.17)     1:57.74 (30.42)
        2:28.74 (31.00)     2:59.47 (30.73)
        3:30.21 (30.74)     4:01.00 (30.79)
        4:32.18 (31.18)     5:03.24 (31.06)
        5:34.52 (31.28)     6:05.64 (31.12)
        6:36.45 (30.81)     7:07.27 (30.82)
        7:38.25 (30.98)     8:09.30 (31.05)
  8 Grieshop, Sean         19 California Aquat  8:13.43    8:12.27  
    r:+0.65  28.11        57.92 (29.81)
        1:28.98 (31.06)     1:59.87 (30.89)
        2:30.95 (31.08)     3:01.98 (31.03)
        3:33.12 (31.14)     4:04.26 (31.14)
        4:35.57 (31.31)     5:06.81 (31.24)
        5:38.07 (31.26)     6:09.24 (31.17)
        6:40.71 (31.47)     7:11.58 (30.87)
        7:42.44 (30.86)     8:12.27 (29.83)
  9 Litherland, Kevin      22 Dynamo Swim Club  8:03.19    8:12.34  
    r:+0.66  27.99        58.38 (30.39)
        1:29.08 (30.70)     1:59.73 (30.65)
        2:30.62 (30.89)     3:01.55 (30.93)
        3:32.73 (31.18)     4:04.06 (31.33)
        4:35.25 (31.19)     5:06.57 (31.32)
        5:38.03 (31.46)     6:09.27 (31.24)
        6:40.66 (31.39)     7:11.91 (31.25)
        7:42.77 (30.86)     8:12.34 (29.57)
 10 Wieser, Chris          22 Una DART          8:00.40    8:15.80  
    r:+0.64  27.57        57.81 (30.24)
        1:28.57 (30.76)     1:59.25 (30.68)
        2:30.35 (31.10)     3:01.56 (31.21)
        3:33.12 (31.56)     4:04.94 (31.82)
        4:36.21 (31.27)     5:07.80 (31.59)
        5:39.14 (31.34)     6:10.37 (31.23)
        6:42.33 (31.96)     7:13.84 (31.51)
        7:45.40 (31.56)     8:15.80 (30.40)
 11 Miller, Kevin          20 Athens Bulldog S  8:09.60    8:15.81  
    r:+0.68  27.68        57.66 (29.98)
        1:28.43 (30.77)     1:59.32 (30.89)
        2:30.35 (31.03)     3:01.74 (31.39)
        3:33.00 (31.26)     4:04.55 (31.55)
        4:36.24 (31.69)     5:07.61 (31.37)
        5:39.44 (31.83)     6:11.30 (31.86)
        6:42.83 (31.53)     7:14.49 (31.66)
        7:45.77 (31.28)     8:15.81 (30.04)
 12 Fail, Brooks           18 Tucson Ford Deal  8:08.79    8:16.93  
             28.48        59.43 (30.95)
        1:30.80 (31.37)     2:02.05 (31.25)
        2:33.27 (31.22)     3:04.91 (31.64)
        3:36.59 (31.68)     4:08.00 (31.41)
        4:39.63 (31.63)     5:11.30 (31.67)
        5:43.07 (31.77)     6:14.53 (31.46)
        6:46.03 (31.50)     7:17.36 (31.33)
        7:48.16 (30.80)     8:16.93 (28.77)
 13 Collins, Jack          20 Badger Swim Club  8:13.10    8:19.44  
    r:+0.70  28.87        59.51 (30.64)
        1:30.76 (31.25)     2:01.92 (31.16)
        2:33.05 (31.13)     3:04.65 (31.60)
        3:36.34 (31.69)     4:07.75 (31.41)
        4:39.41 (31.66)     5:10.94 (31.53)
        5:42.75 (31.81)     6:14.59 (31.84)
        6:45.92 (31.33)     7:17.94 (32.02)
        7:49.29 (31.35)     8:19.44 (30.15)
 14 Selmanovic, Din        20 Bearcat Aquatics  9:15.70Y   8:19.91  
    r:+0.67  28.49        59.24 (30.75)
        1:30.72 (31.48)     2:02.17 (31.45)
        2:34.03 (31.86)     3:05.50 (31.47)
        3:37.18 (31.68)     4:08.71 (31.53)
        4:40.30 (31.59)     5:11.87 (31.57)
        5:43.46 (31.59)     6:15.29 (31.83)
        6:46.90 (31.61)     7:18.55 (31.65)
        7:49.67 (31.12)     8:19.91 (30.24)
 15 Hirschberger, Matthew  19 Unattached Stanf  8:08.12    8:23.09  
    r:+0.78  28.63        58.76 (30.13)
        1:30.25 (31.49)     2:01.16 (30.91)
        2:33.00 (31.84)     3:04.32 (31.32)
        3:36.00 (31.68)     4:07.44 (31.44)
        4:39.25 (31.81)     5:10.66 (31.41)
        5:42.74 (32.08)     6:14.90 (32.16)
        6:47.18 (32.28)     7:19.36 (32.18)
        7:51.80 (32.44)     8:23.09 (31.29)
 16 David, Calvin          16 Pleasanton Seaha  8:22.38    8:25.18  
    r:+0.76  29.87      1:01.63 (31.76)
        1:33.71 (32.08)     2:05.71 (32.00)
        2:37.69 (31.98)     3:09.68 (31.99)
        3:41.68 (32.00)     4:13.70 (32.02)
        4:45.79 (32.09)     5:17.55 (31.76)
        5:49.30 (31.75)     6:21.03 (31.73)
        6:52.96 (31.93)     7:24.51 (31.55)
        7:55.87 (31.36)     8:25.18 (29.31)
 17 Barao, Will            17 Bluefish Swim Cl  8:09.38    8:25.53  
             28.25        59.30 (31.05)
        1:30.62 (31.32)     2:01.80 (31.18)
        2:32.94 (31.14)     3:04.35 (31.41)
        3:35.97 (31.62)     4:07.66 (31.69)
        4:39.57 (31.91)     5:11.99 (32.42)
        5:44.51 (32.52)     6:17.16 (32.65)
        6:49.77 (32.61)     7:22.30 (32.53)
        7:54.38 (32.08)     8:25.53 (31.15)
 18 Murphy, James          20 Unattached Stanf  8:21.84    8:25.87  
             29.78      1:01.49 (31.71)
        1:33.63 (32.14)     2:05.50 (31.87)
        2:37.53 (32.03)     3:09.70 (32.17)
        3:41.72 (32.02)     4:13.55 (31.83)
        4:45.34 (31.79)     5:16.96 (31.62)
        5:48.63 (31.67)     6:20.42 (31.79)
        6:52.34 (31.92)     7:24.23 (31.89)
        7:55.82 (31.59)     8:25.87 (30.05)
 19 Kaskawal, Jerad        22 Tucson Ford Deal  8:11.91    8:27.11  
    r:+0.75  28.38        59.17 (30.79)
        1:30.78 (31.61)     2:02.43 (31.65)
        2:34.38 (31.95)     3:05.98 (31.60)
        3:37.97 (31.99)     4:09.81 (31.84)
        4:42.04 (32.23)     5:13.96 (31.92)
        5:46.34 (32.38)     6:18.50 (32.16)
        6:51.00 (32.50)     7:23.57 (32.57)
        7:55.91 (32.34)     8:27.11 (31.20)
 20 Haber, Ido             22 Wisconsin Aquati 15:28.78Y   8:27.62  
             28.65      1:00.63 (31.98)
        1:32.57 (31.94)     2:05.03 (32.46)
        2:37.21 (32.18)     3:09.60 (32.39)
        3:41.99 (32.39)     4:14.23 (32.24)
        4:46.50 (32.27)     5:18.68 (32.18)
        5:50.66 (31.98)     6:22.84 (32.18)
        6:54.80 (31.96)     7:26.48 (31.68)
        7:57.69 (31.21)     8:27.62 (29.93)
 21 Tsukikawa, Yugo        16 Badger Swim Club  8:29.78    8:31.12  
    r:+0.69  29.42      1:01.87 (32.45)
        1:33.99 (32.12)     2:05.99 (32.00)
        2:38.18 (32.19)     3:10.39 (32.21)
        3:42.66 (32.27)     4:14.73 (32.07)
        4:46.94 (32.21)     5:19.16 (32.22)
        5:51.17 (32.01)     6:23.37 (32.20)
        6:55.73 (32.36)     7:27.94 (32.21)
        8:00.14 (32.20)     8:31.12 (30.98)
 22 Blake, Daniel          17 Santa Clara Swim  8:31.89    8:33.59  
    r:+0.66  29.60      1:01.30 (31.70)
        1:34.08 (32.78)     2:05.90 (31.82)
        2:38.50 (32.60)     3:10.57 (32.07)
        3:43.45 (32.88)     4:15.46 (32.01)
        4:48.04 (32.58)     5:20.55 (32.51)
        5:53.37 (32.82)     6:26.15 (32.78)
        6:59.39 (33.24)     7:31.51 (32.12)
        8:03.54 (32.03)     8:33.59 (30.05)
 23 McGee, Gavin           18 Santa Clara Swim  8:33.14    8:34.34  
    r:+0.75  28.82      1:00.71 (31.89)
        1:32.95 (32.24)     2:05.04 (32.09)
        2:37.51 (32.47)     3:10.00 (32.49)
        3:42.32 (32.32)     4:15.26 (32.94)
        4:47.75 (32.49)     5:20.50 (32.75)
        5:53.59 (33.09)     6:26.37 (32.78)
        6:59.08 (32.71)     7:31.64 (32.56)
        8:04.08 (32.44)     8:34.34 (30.26)
 24 Mertz, David           17 Neptune Swimming  8:30.11    8:36.38  
    r:+0.60  29.38      1:00.90 (31.52)
        1:33.67 (32.77)     2:05.78 (32.11)
        2:38.61 (32.83)     3:10.81 (32.20)
        3:43.61 (32.80)     4:16.45 (32.84)
        4:49.06 (32.61)     5:21.93 (32.87)
        5:54.36 (32.43)     6:27.38 (33.02)
        7:00.13 (32.75)     7:32.95 (32.82)
        8:05.11 (32.16)     8:36.38 (31.27)
 25 Plattel, Lleyton       15 Pleasanton Seaha  8:09.74    8:36.84  
    r:+0.70  29.15      1:00.34 (31.19)
        1:32.42 (32.08)     2:04.58 (32.16)
        2:36.65 (32.07)     3:08.96 (32.31)
        3:41.48 (32.52)     4:14.16 (32.68)
        4:47.23 (33.07)     5:19.93 (32.70)
        5:52.57 (32.64)     6:25.34 (32.77)
        6:58.31 (32.97)     7:31.46 (33.15)
        8:04.43 (32.97)     8:36.84 (32.41)
 26 Forker, Shane          20 California Aquat  8:32.30    8:44.60  
    r:+0.64  29.33      1:00.76 (31.43)
        1:33.72 (32.96)     2:06.31 (32.59)
        2:39.34 (33.03)     3:12.44 (33.10)
        3:45.71 (33.27)     4:19.18 (33.47)
        4:52.65 (33.47)     5:25.99 (33.34)
        5:59.35 (33.36)     6:32.57 (33.22)
        7:06.05 (33.48)     7:39.37 (33.32)
        8:12.79 (33.42)     8:44.60 (31.81)
 27 Nikolaev, Alex         18 Una SLO           8:19.80    8:52.94  
             29.42      1:01.87 (32.45)
        1:34.73 (32.86)     2:08.26 (33.53)
        2:42.01 (33.75)     3:15.67 (33.66)
        3:49.63 (33.96)     4:23.78 (34.15)
        4:57.55 (33.77)     5:31.57 (34.02)
        6:05.67 (34.10)     6:40.01 (34.34)
        7:13.34 (33.33)     7:47.22 (33.88)
        8:21.07 (33.85)     8:52.94 (31.87)

5 comments

  1. avatar
    Michael Maloney

    SMH…I pray that you don’t run the swimming hall of fame like you do your swim reporting/// editing….does anyone even look proof read these articles…you have the mens 800 posted to the womens article….sloppy…like always..just saying