Margo Geer Wins Inaugural Shootout in 50 Free in Austin

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick

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In the first edition of the 50 shootout events at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Austin, Margo Geer collected the first win in the 50 free final. Geer swam a 24.90 to out-duel Zhang Yufei of China (24.99). Geer swam a 24.89 in the quarters, 24.91 in the semis and finished her third swim with a time in between both of those.

Zhang improved on her 25.21 in the quarters and 25.25 in the semis to make the final a little more interesting with her first sub-25 swim of the meet.

For more information on Geer and her comeback, read our feature on her here.

 Event 25F  Women 50 LC Meter Freestyle
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        World: W 23.67  7/29/2017 Sarah Sjostrom
     American: A 23.97  7/30/2017 Simone Manuel
         Meet: M 24.17  2016      Sarah Sjostrom
         Pool: P 24.75            Dara Torres
    Name            Age Team                 Seed     Finals       Points 
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  1 Geer, Margo      25 Una Mvn-CA             NT      24.90        
  2 Zhang, Yufei     19 CHINA-ZZ               NT      24.99
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  1. Spy SwimTeam

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