Sport: Ledecky opens 2019 campaign with 200 free, 400 IM wins - PressFrom - US
  •   
  •   
  •   

SportLedecky opens 2019 campaign with 200 free, 400 IM wins

23:15  11 january  2019
23:15  11 january  2019 Source:   msn.com

North Dakota St wins 7th FCS title, tops Eastern Wash 38-24

North Dakota St wins 7th FCS title, tops Eastern Wash 38-24 North Dakota State quarterback Easton Stick accounted for five touchdowns and the Bison won their seventh FCS title with a 38-24 win over Eastern Washington.

While Katie Ledecky 's aptitude for the 400 IM has been a popular topic of conversation (and her American record at the Pac-12 Championships proves it), Ledecky is not entered in the event on the 2017 NCAA psych sheets, instead choosing the 200 free .

Katie Ledecky 's campaign for 2016 Olympic dominance has started out perfect Still undefeated individually on the world’s stage, Ledecky opened her 2016 Olympics with a bang, demolishing her own world record in the 400 free with a Go Girl, let’s do the Debbie Meyer, 200 to 800 freestyle win .

Ledecky opens 2019 campaign with 200 free, 400 IM wins© Provided by AFP Five-time Olympic swim champion Katie Ledecky, shown last year after a win in North Carolina, won her first finals of 2019 in Knoxville, Tennessee Five-time Olympic swim champion Katie Ledecky launched her 2019 campaign with victories in the 200-meter freestyle and 400 individual medley at the US Pro Swim Series meet in Knoxville, Tennessee.

In a year highlighted by the World Championships in July in South Korea, 2018 series champion Ledecky dove in Thursday night by capturing the 200 in 1min 55.78secs and the 400 IM in 4:39.39.

Ledecky trailed Hali Flickinger halfway into the 400 IM but went 1:00.09 in the concluding freestyle leg to win by 0.41 of a second with Melanie Margalis third in 4:40.31.

Tua Tagovailoa opens College Football Playoff National Championship Game by throwing pick-six

Tua Tagovailoa opens College Football Playoff National Championship Game by throwing pick-six Tua Tagovailoa made a rare mistake early in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. 

While Katie Ledecky shied away from swimming the 400 IM at her first NCAA Championship in March, instead focusing on the more predictable While Stanford should run away with the team title regardless, the Ledecky -Eastin conflict is similar to the Ledecky -Manuel conflict in the 200 free (if

Ledecky , who typically makes headlines in the freestyle events, busted out a new American Record with a 3:57.68 in the 400 IM . In tonight’s final, Ledecky went up against teammate Ella Eastin, who won the 400 IM and set and American Record in the 200 IM at last season’s NCAA Championships.

In the 100, Ledecky defeated Simone Manuel by 2.74 seconds with Margalis third in 1:58.68.

Ledecky, 21, captured 800 free gold at the 2012 London Olympics and won the 200, 400 and 800 free at the 2016 Rio Olympics as well as helping the US women's 4x200 free relay to gold.

Ledecky has won the 400, 800 and 1,500 free at each of the past three world championships among her 14 world crowns. She also defended 400, 800 and 1,500 free Pan Pacfic Championships titles last year in Tokyo, site of next year's Olympics.

Rahm opens with 62 at Torrey Pines, Woods grinds out a 70.
Rahm opens with 62 at Torrey Pines, Woods grinds out a 70

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks
usr: 1
This is interesting!