August 4, 2011 - by
A Trio for Trials

Aug. 4, 2011

Tallahassee, Fla. – Three more Seminoles qualified for the 2012 Olympic Trials this week at the ConocoPhillips National Swimming Championships at the University of Stanford in Palo Alto, Calif.

Mike Thomas achieved the first cut on Tuesday, August 2, in the 400m IM, when he went a personal best time of 4:29.78.

Earlier today, two more marks were made. Mark Weber posted a 23.34 in the 50 free and Julia Henkel who is representing Swim Atlanta, went a 4:55.18 in the 400m IM.

Weber and Henkel each have one more event this week. Weber will swim the 100 free and Henkel will race in the 200m fly.

Weber, Henkel and Thomas joins Kristine Polley and Robby Hayes, who already qualified for the Olympic Trial meet earlier this season. Polley qualified in the 200m breast and Hayes, a former Seminole has made it in the 200m IM, 50 free, and 100m fly.

The 2012 Olympic Trials will be held in Omaha, Neb. June 25-July 2.

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