Taylor McKeown Tops 100 Breast Meet Record in 2015 Jose Finkel Trophy

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Taylor McKeown twice lowered the meet record in the women’s 100-meter breast at the 2015 Jose Finkel Trophy.

McKeown clocked a 1:09.34 in prelims to down Julia Sebastian’s 2013 mark of 1:09.44.  McKeown then won finals in 1:08.23.

Jennifer Conceicao placed second in 1:09.09, under the former meet mark, while Sebastian claimed third in 1:09.95.

Felipe Silva lowered the meet record in the men’s 100-meter breast.

He clocked a 1:00.15 in finals to beat Joao Gomes Jr’s mark of 1:00.47 from 2011.

Gomes took second in 1:00.27 with Felipe Lima earning third in 1:00.41 in a close finish.

Joanna Maranhao won the women’s 200-meter fly in 2:13.75.

Manuella Lyrio placed second in 2:14.19 with Giovanna Tomanik taking third in 2:15.95.

Leonardo De Deus raced his way to a 1:56.53 in the men’s 200-meter fly for the win.

Kaio Almeida placed second in 1:57.80 with Lucas Salatta finishing third in 1:58.29.

Miguel Valente won the men’s 800 free in 8:08.68. Luiz Rogerio Arapiraca placed second in 8:09.25 with Lucas Kanieski earning third in 8:09.39.

Pinheiros’ Manuella Lyrio, Joanna Maranhao, Luana Ribeiro and Larissa Oliveira won the women’s 400-meter free relay in 3:42.64.

Their teammates Marcelo Chierighini, Gabriel Silva, Henrique Rodrigues and Bruno Fratus topped the men’s 400-meter free relay in 3:15.57.

2015 Jose Finkel Trophy: Day 4 – Results

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Author: Jason Marsteller

Jason Marsteller is the general manager of digital properties at Swimming World. He joined Swimming World in June 2006 as the managing editor after previous stints as a media relations professional at Indiana University, the University of Tennessee, Southern Utah University and the Utah Summer Games.

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