Art Adamson Invitational: Day 2 Recap (Race Videos)

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Day 2 of the Art Adamson Invitational in Texas and Katie Ledecky swam a 400 IM – 200 Free double after setting a pool record in the 500 freestyle yesterday.

During the morning prelims Katie took first place in the 400 IM with a 4:01.39, more than four seconds ahead of second place. In the ‘A’ final evening session she improved to win it in 3:59.69 ahead of American record holder and teammate Ella Eastin who finished in 4:00.74. Katie was close to the pool record which is held by Elizabeth Biesel at 3:59.53 from 2013.


 Event 15  Women 400 Yard IM
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 TAMU Pool Re: # 3:59.53  2/20/2013 Elizabeth Beisel, UF
                 4:04.70  A
                 4:19.39  B
    Name           Year School            Prelims     Finals       Points 
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                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Katie Ledecky    SO Stanford          4:01.39    3:59.69 A       20  
    r:+0.72  25.90        54.72 (28.82)
        1:25.52 (30.80)     1:55.47 (29.95)
        2:30.80 (35.33)     3:06.16 (35.36)
        3:33.39 (27.23)     3:59.69 (26.30)
  2 Ella Eastin      JR Stanford          4:05.81    4:00.74 A       17  
    r:+0.76  26.41        55.56 (29.15)
        1:26.07 (30.51)     1:55.76 (29.69)
        2:30.46 (34.70)     3:05.24 (34.78)
        3:33.34 (28.10)     4:00.74 (27.40)
  3 Brooke Forde     FR Stanford          4:07.93    4:02.83 A       16  
    r:+0.74  26.53        56.08 (29.55)
        1:27.39 (31.31)     1:57.60 (30.21)
        2:32.82 (35.22)     3:07.94 (35.12)
        3:36.19 (28.25)     4:02.83 (26.64)
  4 Bethany Galat    SR Texas A&M         4:07.51    4:02.85 A       15  
    r:+0.65  25.94        55.42 (29.48)
        1:27.83 (32.41)     1:58.98 (31.15)
        2:32.38 (33.40)     3:06.19 (33.81)
        3:35.37 (29.18)     4:02.85 (27.48)
  5 Allie Szekely    SO Stanford          4:07.69    4:09.80 B       14  
    r:+0.81  26.99        57.31 (30.32)
        1:28.30 (30.99)     1:58.39 (30.09)
        2:34.53 (36.14)     3:11.20 (36.67)
        3:40.67 (29.47)     4:09.80 (29.13)
  6 Leah Stevens     JR Stanford          4:11.16    4:12.43 B       13  
    r:+0.73  27.82        59.53 (31.71)
        1:32.94 (33.41)     2:05.09 (32.15)
        2:40.54 (35.45)     3:16.23 (35.69)
        3:44.76 (28.53)     4:12.43 (27.67)
  7 Esther Gonzalez  SR Texas A&M         4:11.41    4:12.60 B       12  
    r:+0.73  27.03        58.00 (30.97)
        1:31.70 (33.70)     2:05.19 (33.49)
        2:40.06 (34.87)     3:15.29 (35.23)
        3:44.61 (29.32)     4:12.60 (27.99)
  8 Hannah Kukurugy  FR Stanford          4:11.40    4:13.78 B       11  
    r:+0.73  26.62        56.67 (30.05)
        1:28.88 (32.21)     2:00.56 (31.68)
        2:36.97 (36.41)     3:14.18 (37.21)
        3:44.36 (30.18)     4:13.78 (29.42)

Not too long after, Katie was back in the pool for the 200 freestyle. In the morning prelims she went 1:43.85 and then followed it up with a 1:42.48 winning performance in the evening.


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Tomrrow is the final day of the Art Adamson Invite and Katie Ledecky will swim in the 1650 yard freestyle. She is also shown to be swimming the 200 yard backstroke which is the first event of the day.

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