Swimming World’s Phillips 66 USA Swimming Nationals Predictions: Titans Clash in Men’s 100 Back On Night Four

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The Phillips 66 USA Swimming Nationals start up July 25 and will showcase the best the United States has to offer in the sport of swimming. The meet will serve as a selection meet for a number of meets, mainly the 2018 Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo, Japan.

Swimming World has gathered their selections for the Phillips 66 Nationals and will be revealing our picks for each event as we get closer to the meet. Read below who Swimming World’s team of Andy RossDan D’AddonaDavid RiederDiana PimerJames Sica and Taylor Brien is picking in each event from Saturday night of the meet.

Last week, we asked our fans on our Instagram stories who they thought would win one event from each day. On day 4, we picked the women’s 100 back as the select event.

The swimmer’s seed and best time of the 2018 season is attached.

PSYCH SHEET
DAY ONE PREDICTIONS
DAY TWO PREDICTIONS
DAY THREE PREDICTIONS

Women’s 400 Free

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1. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.941. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.941. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.941. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.941. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.941. Katie Ledecky, 1st, 3:57.94
2. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.232. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.232. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.232. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.232. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.232. Leah Smith, 2nd, 4:04.23
3. Katie Drabot, 5th, 4:08.293. Katie Drabot, 5th, 4:08.293. Katie Drabot, 5th, 4:08.293. Katie Drabot, 5th, 4:08.293. Allison Schmitt, 8th, 4:09.273. Katie Drabot, 5th, 4:08.29
4. Kaersten Meitz, 6th, 4:09.324. Allison Schmitt, 8th, 4:09.274. Cierra Runge, 7th, 4:08.994. Cierra Runge, 7th, 4:08.994. Cierra Runge, 7th, 4:08.994. Hali Flickinger, 3rd, 4:06.72

Men’s 400 Free

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ANDYDANDAVIDDIANAJAMESTAYLOR
1. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.691. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.691. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.691. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.691. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.691. Zane Grothe, 1st, 3:48.69
2. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.562. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.562. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.562. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.822. Townley Haas, 3rd2. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.56
3. Townley Haas, 3rd3. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.823. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.823. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.563. Clark Smith, 2nd, 3:52.563. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.82
4. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.824. Townley Haas, 3rd4. Townley Haas, 3rd4. Mitch D'Arrigo, 6th, 3:51.934. Grant Shoults, 4th, 3:51.824. Townley Haas, 3rd

Women’s 100 Breast

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ANDYDANDAVIDDIANAJAMESTAYLOR
1. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.611. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.611. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.611. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.611. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.611. Lilly King, 1st, 1:05.61
2. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.092. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.492. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.492. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.492. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.492. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.49
3. Katie Meili, 2nd, 1:06.493. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.093. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.093. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.093. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.093. Molly Hannis, 3rd, 1:06.09
4. Emily Weiss, 9th, 1:08.024. Miranda Tucker, 7th, 1:08.574. Emily Weiss, 9th, 1:08.024. Emily Weiss, 9th, 1:08.024. Breeja Larson, 5th, 1:07.674. Micah Sumrall, 6th, 1:07.51

Men’s 100 Breast

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ANDYDANDAVIDDIANAJAMESTAYLOR
1. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.791. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.611. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.611. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.191. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.611. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.61
2. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.192. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.792. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.192. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.792. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.792. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.19
3. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.613. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.193. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.793. Kevin Cordes, 1st, 1:00.613. Nic Fink, 4th, 1:00.613. Michael Andrew, 5th, 59.79
4. Nic Fink, 4th, 1:00.614. Nic Fink, 4th, 1:00.614. Cody Miller, 2nd, 1:00.994. Nic Fink, 4th, 1:00.614. Andrew Wilson, 3rd, 59.194. Cody Miller, 2nd, 1:00.99

Women’s 100 Back

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1. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.771. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.141. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.771. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.771. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.771. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.771. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.38
2. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.142. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.772. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.382. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.142. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.142. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.382. Kathleen Baker, 1st, 58.77
3. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.383. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.793. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.143. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.383. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.793. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.143. Olivia Smoliga, 2nd, 59.14
4. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.794. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.384. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.794. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.794. Regan Smith, 3rd, 59.384. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.794. Ali DeLoof, 4th, 59.79

Men’s 100 Back

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ANDYDANDAVIDDIANAJAMESTAYLOR
1. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.241. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.241. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.241. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.241. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.241. Ryan Murphy, 2nd, 53.24
2. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.732. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.732. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.302. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.302. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.302. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.73
3. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.303. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.933. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.733. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.733. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.933. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.30
4. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.934. Justin Ress, 3rd, 53.304. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.934. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.934. Matt Grevers, 1st, 53.734. Jacob Pebley, 4th, 53.93
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Andy Ross is the new man on board at Swimming World. He is based out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida at the International Swimming Hall of Fame. He is a 2017 graduate of Southern Illinois University where he graduated cum laude.

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