Margo Geer Sprints to 50 Free Win at TYR Pro Swim Series Columbus

Margo Geer
Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick

Margo Geer dropped one-tenth from her morning swim to take the women’s 50 free title on night three of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series in Columbus. Her time of 24.82 makes her the second-fastest American in the event this year behind Simone Manuel. 

Kelsia Dahlia also dipped under the 25-second barrier to finish second in 24.99. Mallory Comerford took third in 25.35.

Also competing in the top heat were Siobhan Haughey (25.38), Katherine Douglas (25.51), Catie Deloof (25.54), Casey Fanz (25.60) and Amanda Kendall (25.61).

Event 13  Women 50 LC Meter Freestyle
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        World: W 23.67  7/29/2017 Sarah Sjostrom, SWE
     American: A 23.97  7/30/2017 Simone Manuel, USA
    U.S. Open: O 24.13  5/18/2008 Cate Campbell, AUS
     Jr World: J 24.33  9/16/2017 Rikako Ikee, Japan
     Pro Swim: P 24.17  2016      Sarah Sjostrom
    Name            Age Team              Prelims     Finals  FINA Points
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                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Margo Geer       26 Mission Viejo Na    24.91      24.82   873  
         r:+0.65                       
  2 Kelsi Dahlia     23 Cardinal Aquatic    25.42      24.99   856  
         r:+0.65                       
  3 Mallory Comerfo  20 Univ Louisville     25.61      25.35   820  
         r:+0.64                       
  4 Siobhan Haughey  20 Club Wolverine      25.61      25.38   817  
         r:+0.69                       
  5 Katherine Dougl  16 Chelsea Piers Aq    26.09      25.51   804  
         r:+0.70                       
  6 Catie Deloof     21 Club Wolverine      25.51      25.54   802  
         r:+0.68                       
  7 Casey Fanz       20 Univ Louisville     25.89      25.60   796  
         r:+0.69                       
  8 Amanda Kendall   27 Mission Viejo Na    26.08      25.61   795  
         r:+0.66