Ubellacker Set To Compete at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials
OMAHA, Neb. – For the first time in the history of the MIT swimming and diving program, an MIT swimming student-athlete will compete at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials this week. Junior Wyatt Ubellacker (Georgetown, Ky.) qualified for the trials in both the 50 and 100-meter freestyle events and will begin his competition on Thursday, June 28 when he races in the opening heats of the 100-meter event. Competition in the 50-meter race will begin on Saturday.
Ubellacker, who earned All-America honors in seven events at the NCAA Championships in February, posted qualifying times of 23.23 in the 50-meter and 51.40 in the 100-meter event. Complete coverage of the Trials can be found on the web at www.usaswimming.org/trials, including live video of the events, results, heat sheets and psych sheets. Specific times for the events are released with the heat sheets the morning of the event.