Nitro’s Sean Grieshop Sets 15-16 National Age Group Record in 1650 Free at Speedo Winter Junior Nationals

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Photo Credit: Melissa Lundie

FEDERAL WAY – Nitro Swimming’s Sean Grieshop set a 15-16 national age group record in the boys’ 1650 free final tonight at the Speedo Winter Junior National Championships, completing the race in 14:45.40 to lower Matthew Hirschberger’s record of 14:51.81 by more than six seconds.

Grieshop led from start to finish and also tracked down Matias Koski’s meet record of 14:55.32 by almost 10 seconds in an amazing swim.

Event 26  Men 1650 Yard Freestyle
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  SC Jrs Meet: J 14:55.32  12/10/2011Matias Koski, Dynamo Swim Club
    Name            Age Team                 Seed     Finals HyPts Points
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  1 Grieshop, Sean   16 Nitro Swimming-S 15:01.15   14:45.40J  945   20  
                 23.86        50.06 (26.20)
        1:16.99 (26.93)     1:43.97 (26.98)
        2:10.74 (26.77)     2:37.42 (26.68)
        3:04.16 (26.74)     3:31.00 (26.84)
        3:57.94 (26.94)     4:24.99 (27.05)
        4:51.46 (26.47)     5:18.04 (26.58)
        5:44.76 (26.72)     6:11.69 (26.93)
        6:38.74 (27.05)     7:05.64 (26.90)
        7:32.61 (26.97)     7:59.59 (26.98)
        8:26.80 (27.21)     8:53.77 (26.97)
        9:20.92 (27.15)     9:47.94 (27.02)
       10:15.10 (27.16)    10:42.19 (27.09)
       11:09.34 (27.15)    11:36.51 (27.17)
       12:03.62 (27.11)    12:30.87 (27.25)
       12:58.08 (27.21)    13:25.42 (27.34)
       13:52.54 (27.12)    14:19.47 (26.93)    14:45.40 (25.93)