Katie Ledecky Earns Third Win at TYR Pro Swim Series Santa Clara

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Photo Courtesy: Becca Wyant

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Katie Ledecky cruised to first place in the women’s 400 free to begin the final night of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series in Santa Clara. The newly-turned professional swimmer posted a time of 4:00.51 to complement her 200 and 800 wins from earlier this weekend.

Ledecky was a few seconds off of her world-leading 3:57.94 set last month in Indy.

Leah Smith dropped nearly three seconds from her morning swim to take second in 4:04.72. Melanie Margalis finished third in 4:08.84.

Kennedy Goss (4:13.96), Regan Smith (4:14.34), Courtney Harnish (4:15.35), Ashley Neidigh (4:17.36), Ayumi Macias Alba (4:18.09) and Chenoa Devine (4:21.87) rounded out the top heat.

   === Championship Final ===                    
 
  1 Ledecky, Katie         21 Stanford Swimmin  4:04.06    4:00.51  
    r:+0.55  27.72        57.22 (29.50)
        1:27.15 (29.93)     1:57.81 (30.66)
        2:28.46 (30.65)     2:59.49 (31.03)
        3:30.34 (30.85)     4:00.51 (30.17)
  2 Smith, Leah            23 Tucson Ford Deal  4:07.50    4:04.72  
    r:+0.72  28.76        59.10 (30.34)
        1:29.87 (30.77)     2:00.70 (30.83)
        2:31.91 (31.21)     3:03.13 (31.22)
        3:34.40 (31.27)     4:04.72 (30.32)
  3 Margalis, Melanie      26 Saint Petersburg  4:10.87    4:08.84  
    r:+0.71  29.13        59.89 (30.76)
        1:31.15 (31.26)     2:02.70 (31.55)
        2:34.34 (31.64)     3:06.24 (31.90)
        3:38.24 (32.00)     4:08.84 (30.60)
  4 Goss, Kennedy          21 Swim Ontario      4:14.21    4:13.96  
    r:+0.67  29.99      1:01.90 (31.91)
        1:34.09 (32.19)     2:06.42 (32.33)
        2:38.72 (32.30)     3:10.94 (32.22)
        3:42.77 (31.83)     4:13.96 (31.19)
  5 Smith, Regan           16 Riptide Swim Tea  4:16.75    4:14.34  
    r:+0.69  29.10      1:00.40 (31.30)
        1:32.85 (32.45)     2:05.45 (32.60)
        2:38.35 (32.90)     3:10.97 (32.62)
        3:43.48 (32.51)     4:14.34 (30.86)
  6 Harnish, Courtney      19 York YMCA         4:16.12    4:15.35  
    r:+0.78  30.32      1:01.87 (31.55)
        1:33.87 (32.00)     2:05.97 (32.10)
        2:38.53 (32.56)     3:10.73 (32.20)
        3:43.39 (32.66)     4:15.35 (31.96)
  7 Neidigh, Ashley        23 Una MVN           4:16.86    4:17.36  
    r:+0.78  29.74      1:01.78 (32.04)
        1:33.45 (31.67)     2:05.84 (32.39)
        2:38.35 (32.51)     3:11.08 (32.73)
        3:44.22 (33.14)     4:17.36 (33.14)
  8 Macias Alba, Ayumi     21 Mexico            4:19.61    4:18.09  
    r:+0.71  30.68      1:02.32 (31.64)
        1:35.04 (32.72)     2:07.27 (32.23)
        2:40.39 (33.12)     3:12.88 (32.49)
        3:46.25 (33.37)     4:18.09 (31.84)
  9 Devine, Chenoa         19 California Aquat  4:20.19    4:21.87  
    r:+0.71  29.72      1:01.85 (32.13)
        1:34.55 (32.70)     2:07.58 (33.03)
        2:40.94 (33.36)     3:14.72 (33.78)
        3:48.57 (33.85)     4:21.87 (33.30)

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