13-12 months-Previous Wilson York Hits US Open Lower in 100 Breast (1:04.09)



  • June 22-24, 2023
  • Tracy Caulkins Competitors Pool at Centennial Sportsplex
  • LCM (50 meters)
  • Outcomes on MeetMobile: “2023 Summer time Sizzler”

After a historic prelims swim within the 100 meter breaststroke, 13-year-old Wilson York posted one other jaw-dropping swim in finals on Thursday in Nashville, Tennessee.

He posted a 1:04.09, which out-paced his 1:04.58 from prelims by practically half a second.

York’s swim prolonged his lead because the quickest American 13-year-old within the occasion in historical past, although it didn’t truly transfer him up any spots within the general 13-14 rankings.


  1. Reece Whitley (PCAC), 1:03.23 – 2014
  2. Liam Bell (DYNA), 1:03.57 – 2015
  3. Ethan Dang (KING), 1:03.62 – 2016
  4. Josh Matheny (PEAQ), 1:03.80– 2017
  5. Michael Andrew (RPC), 1:03.83 – 2014
  6. Wilson York (LAK), 1:04.09 – 2023
  7. Anthony Robinson (DADS), 1:04.74 – 1994
  8. Yuta Arai (UN), 1:04.81 – 2016
  9. Rin Tokubuchi (UN), 1:04.84 – 2016
  10. Cameron Williams (UN), 1:05.06 – 2018

No splits had been obtainable for his prelims race, however in finals he break up the swim 30.15/33.94.

He entered the meet with a private better of 1:06.97, accomplished simply two weeks in the past, however now has cuts for the Junior Nationwide Championships and ties the usual for the 2023 US Open Championships on the finish of the 12 months.

York wasn’t the one standout swimmer in finals on Thursday: 16-year previous Clark Coyle from Kentucky Aquatics swam 54.75 within the 100 meter fly. That ranks him behind solely age group superstars Kaii Winkler and Thomas Heilman this season, and ties him for seventy fifth place all-time within the occasion amongst 15-16s.

His greatest time coming into the meet was a 56.35 from Could. He began the lengthy course season with a better of 56.68.

Different Notable Day 1 Outcomes:

  • The 13-14 ladies’ 200 free was led by a pair of Carmel swimmers: Religion Gorey gained in 2:05.32 and 13-year-old Ellie Clarke was 2nd in 2:05.44. Clarke additionally gained the 13-14 100 fly in 1:03.24. These swims had been drops of 5.7 and a couple of.6 seconds, respectively.
  • 13-year-old Mia Jones gained the 13-14 400 IM in 5:09.08, which knocked greater than 7 seconds off her greatest time.
  • Brayden Capen from the Academy Bullets gained the boys’ 13-14 400 IM in 4:35.68. That strikes him into the highest 50 all-time within the age group amongst People. York was 2nd in that race in 4:38.41.


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