Honda Sport Award: Abbey Weitzeil, Erika Brown, Beata Nelson, Maggie MacNeil Finalists
SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
April 3, 2020—
Cal senior Abbey Weitzeil , who set an American record in the 50-yard free to become the first woman ever under 21 seconds in the event, has been named a finalist for the Honda Sport Award for women’s swimming & diving for the second year in a row. Weitzeil lowered her American record in the 50 free on Dec. 5 at the Minnesota Invitational when she touched the wall in 20.90 seconds. Weitzeil, who was named the Pac-12 Swimmer of the Month for December for her effort, has held the American mark since March 4, 2016, when she went 21.12 before her enrollment at Cal. She reset the record o ...
Swimming From Home Talk Show: Beata Nelson on Collegiate, Olympic, Pro Swimming
March 27, 2020—
Beata Nelson was expected to have a monster NCAA’s, from fans, coaches, and herself. She says she wanted to break barriers, and obviously repeat her triple-crown of events from last year. Since the NCAA hasn’t come out with a statement on where they stand on giving winter sport seniors an extra year of eligibility, Nelson is unsure of what her future looks like moving forward. But in the mean time, she’s cooking for her family and working on her 6-pack. Beata Nelson was expected to have a monster NCAA's, from fans, coaches, and herself. She says she wanted to break barriers