10 Cal Swimmers To Race In Wave I Of Olympic Trials
Cal women's swimming will be well represented when Wave I of the U.S. Olympic Trials get underway this weekend in Omaha, Nebraska. Four current Golden Bears will join six incoming freshmen for the competition that runs through Monday, June 7.
The top two finishers in each event at Wave I will advance to the Wave II meet on June 13-20, which will determine the U.S. Olympic Team that will compete in Tokyo.
Prelims will begin at 8 a.m. PT and be streamed by USA Swimming, while the Olympic Channel will broadcast the nightly finals at 5 p.m. PT. The full broadcast schedule for all sessions of the Olympic Trials can be found here or on NBCOlympics.com.
Those listed on the psych sheet for Wave I from Cal are Elise Garcia, Ashlyn Fiorilli, Téa Laughlin and Sarah DiMeco. The newcomers expected to compete are Stephanie Akakabota, Lizzy Cooke, Alicia Henry, Mia Kragh, Ella Mazurek and Annika McEnroe.
U.S. Olympic Trials Wave I Schedule (with psych sheet entries)
Friday, June 4
- 100m free – Elise Garcia
- 200m fly – Lizzy Cook, Ashlyn Fiorilli
- 100m back – Tea Laughlin
- 800m free – Sarah DiMeco
Saturday, June 5
- 100m breast – Alicia Henry, Annika McEnroe
- 400m IM – Annika McEnroe
Sunday, June 6
- 400m free – Sarah DiMeco
- 100m fly – Lizzy Cook, Mia Kragh
Monday, June 7
- 200m IM – Annika McEnroe
- 50m free – Stephanie Akakabota, Ella Mazurek, Elise Garcia
- 200m breast – Annika McEnroe