Three Gators set for World Championships
Published: Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 9:22 p.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 9:22 p.m.
INDIANAPOLIS — Three swimmers from UF made the U.S. World Championships Team that will compete in Barcelona beginning July 27.
Florida junior Elizabeth Beisel grabbed second in the finals of the 200 IM at the 2013 Phillips 66 National Championships in Indianapolis after clocking in at 2:12.11. With the second place finish, the 200 IM will be her second event for the World Championships in Barcelona as she previously qualified in the 400 IM.
The men's 200 IM included former Gators Ryan Lochte and Conor Dwyer. Swimming a dominating race was Lochte, who won the 200 IM in 1:55.44 which is the fourth fastest time in the world this year. Dwyer touched second with a time of 1:57.74 to complete the Gator sweep as both will compete in the event in Barcelona.
2013 Phillips 66 National Championships – Day Five Results
Women's 1,500 Free – Final
5. Alicia Mathieu, 16:19.62
Women's 200 IM - Final
2. Elizabeth Beisel, 2:12.11
16. Ashlee Linn, 2:20.34
Men's 200 IM - Final
1. Ryan Lochte, 1:55.44
2. Conor Dwyer, 1:57.74
13. Connor Signorin, 2:03.61
15. Carlos Omana, 2:03.86
Men's 800 Free – Final
6. Arthur Frayler, 8:02.31
Women's 50 Free - Final
17. Natalie Hinds, 25.61
Men's 50 Free – Final
12. Brad deBorde, 22.94
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