Anton Ipsen Muscles Out 8:00 800 Free in Knoxville

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Photo Courtesy: Melissa Wolf

Anton Ipsen of Wolfpack Elite won the 800 free on the first night of the 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville with an 8:00.34, winning by almost ten full seconds over the rest of the field. Ipsen took control early and did not let up as he won over Taylor Abbott (8:09.54), who swam in an earlier heat.

Jeremy Bagshaw finished in third at 8:12.81 as he was second in the fastest heat ahead of Brennan Gravley who finished in fifth at 8:16.34.

Tennessee’s Sam Rice (8:15.88), South Carolina’s Akram Mahmoud (8:16.40), Josh Zakala (8:19.27) and Christian Bayo (8:24.61) also finished in the top eight.

 Event 2  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
    U.S. Open: O 7:44.57  7/29/2018 Zane Grothe, Mission Viejo Na
     Jr World: J 7:45.67  8/28/2013 Mack Horton, AUS
     Pro Swim: P 7:49.96  2014      Michael McBroom
    Trial Cut: T 8:12.99
    Name            Age Team                 Seed     Finals  FINA       
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  1 Anton Ipsen      24 Wolfpack Elite    7:53.37    8:00.34   833  
    r:+0.71  27.53        57.29 (29.76)
        1:27.36 (30.07)     1:57.22 (29.86)
        2:27.14 (29.92)     2:57.10 (29.96)
        3:27.28 (30.18)     3:57.61 (30.33)
        4:27.97 (30.36)     4:58.34 (30.37)
        5:28.61 (30.27)     5:59.23 (30.62)
        6:29.79 (30.56)     7:00.34 (30.55)
        7:30.56 (30.22)     8:00.34 (29.78)
  2 Taylor Abbott    20 Univ Tennessee    9:06.15Y   8:09.54T  787  
    r:+0.84  28.07        58.10 (30.03)
        1:28.85 (30.75)     1:59.54 (30.69)
        2:30.47 (30.93)     3:01.18 (30.71)
        3:32.12 (30.94)     4:03.02 (30.90)
        4:33.92 (30.90)     5:04.60 (30.68)
        5:35.79 (31.19)     6:06.55 (30.76)
        6:37.50 (30.95)     7:08.64 (31.14)
        7:39.60 (30.96)     8:09.54 (29.94)
  3 Jeremy Bagshaw   26 Hpcentervictoria  8:03.38    8:12.81   772  
    r:+0.72  27.77        57.71 (29.94)
        1:28.25 (30.54)     1:59.12 (30.87)
        2:30.09 (30.97)     3:01.30 (31.21)
        3:32.64 (31.34)     4:04.07 (31.43)
        4:35.43 (31.36)     5:06.92 (31.49)
        5:38.33 (31.41)     6:09.60 (31.27)
        6:40.81 (31.21)     7:12.15 (31.34)
        7:42.57 (30.42)     8:12.81 (30.24)
  4 Sam Rice         22 Univ Tennessee    8:17.40    8:15.88   757  
    r:+0.70  28.04        58.60 (30.56)
        1:29.67 (31.07)     2:00.62 (30.95)
        2:31.43 (30.81)     3:02.49 (31.06)
        3:33.53 (31.04)     4:04.59 (31.06)
        4:35.92 (31.33)     5:07.77 (31.85)
        5:39.21 (31.44)     6:11.10 (31.89)
        6:42.63 (31.53)     7:14.37 (31.74)
        7:45.38 (31.01)     8:15.88 (30.50)
  5 Brennan Gravley  18 Sandpipers Of Ne  8:10.39    8:16.34   755  
    r:+0.69  29.13        59.98 (30.85)
        1:31.52 (31.54)     2:03.04 (31.52)
        2:34.67 (31.63)     3:06.15 (31.48)
        3:37.93 (31.78)     4:09.40 (31.47)
        4:41.12 (31.72)     5:12.50 (31.38)
        5:43.88 (31.38)     6:15.08 (31.20)
        6:46.31 (31.23)     7:17.41 (31.10)
        7:48.20 (30.79)     8:16.34 (28.14)
  6 Akaram Mahmoud   22 Egypt             7:51.41    8:16.40   755  
    r:+0.70  27.49        57.48 (29.99)
        1:28.22 (30.74)     1:59.02 (30.80)
        2:30.10 (31.08)     3:01.28 (31.18)
        3:32.77 (31.49)     4:04.29 (31.52)
        4:36.00 (31.71)     5:07.65 (31.65)
        5:36.61 (28.96)     6:10.81 (34.20)
        6:42.54 (31.73)     7:14.36 (31.82)
        7:45.64 (31.28)     8:16.40 (30.76)
  7 Josh Zakala      20 Hpcentervictoria  8:05.15    8:19.27   742  
    r:+0.75  28.29        59.01 (30.72)
        1:30.20 (31.19)     2:01.58 (31.38)
        2:32.84 (31.26)     3:04.45 (31.61)
        3:36.00 (31.55)     4:07.87 (31.87)
        4:39.70 (31.83)     5:11.58 (31.88)
        5:43.21 (31.63)     6:14.96 (31.75)
        6:46.63 (31.67)     7:17.97 (31.34)
        7:49.35 (31.38)     8:19.27 (29.92)
  8 Christian Bayo   27 Una Tac           8:12.09    8:24.61   719  
    r:+0.77  28.80        59.44 (30.64)
        1:30.50 (31.06)     2:01.61 (31.11)
        2:32.82 (31.21)     3:04.25 (31.43)
        3:35.93 (31.68)     4:07.95 (32.02)
        4:39.88 (31.93)     5:11.90 (32.02)
        5:43.95 (32.05)     6:16.29 (32.34)
        6:48.53 (32.24)     7:20.86 (32.33)
        7:53.06 (32.20)     8:24.61 (31.55)