Ben Wildman-Tobriner Leads Stanford At U.S. Olympic Trials
July 4, 2008
Omaha, Neb.- On day 6 of the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials, Ben Wildman-Tobriner swam his way to the top seed for tomorrow's final in the 50 free. Wildman-Tobriner finished with the top time (21.65) to advance to the final.
In the opening round Wildman-Tobriner was second with a time of 21.68, trailing Cullen Jones who set the American record with a time of 21.59 seconds.
Also in the pool for Stanford were Jayme Cramer and Eugene Godsoe in the 100 fly. Cramer advanced to the semi-final after finishing 11th with a time of 53.11 seconds. Godsoe did not advance after placing 40th with a time of 54.39 seconds.
In the semi-final of the 100 fly Cramer finished ninth with a time of 53.04 seconds to narrowly miss advancing to the final.