Race Video: Watch NBAC Break 15-18 National Age Group Record in 800 Free Relay

Editorial coverage for U.S. Senior Nationals proudly sponsored by Master Spas!

IRVINE, California, August 9.

The NBAC foursome of Becca Mann (2:00.28), Cierra Runge (1:58.93), Heidi Miller (2:02.77) and Gillian Ryan (1:59.77) crushed the 15-18 national age group record in the women’s 800-meter freestyle relay with an 8:01.75.  That time demolished the 8:07.45 set by the Colorado Stars Jordan Mattern, Caroline Piehl, Kelly Naze and Missy Franklin in 2010.

NBAC Splits:

Becca Mann (2:00.28)
Cierra Runge (1:58.93)
Heidi Miller (2:02.77)
Gillian Ryan (1:59.77)

Colorado Stars Splits:

Jordan Mattern (2:02.47)
Caroline Piehl (2:02.52)
Kelly Naze (2:04.55)
Missy Franklin (1:57.91)

California’s Caroline Piehl (2:00.23), Rachael Acker (2:01.95), Kelly Naze (2:02.33) and Kaylin Bing (2:03.23) took second tonight in 8:07.74, while SwimMAC’s Cammile Adams (2:04.00), Kate Mills (2:02.54), Nora McCullagh (2:04.66) and Becca Postoll (2:02.87) finished third in 8:14.07.

Tennessee (8:15.78), Wisconsin (8:16.87), Arkansas (8:17.74), Sarasota Y (8:21.70) and Irvine Nova (8:26.76) also competed in the single heat of the event.