Ethan Young, 16, of Carpet Capital Aquatics Club qualified for the Jr. Pan Pac Team with his performance in the 100 meter backstroke at the National Swimming Championships in Irvine, Ca. Saturday morning.
Ethan's time of 56.03 is the fastest time by a 16 year-old in the country this year. It is also the 9th fastest time of all-time in the U.S. for 15-16 year-olds.
The Jr. Pan Pac Team is comprised of the 20 best 18 and under boys and the 20 best 18 and under girls in the U.
S. They will compete in Maui, Hawaii August, 27-30 against Australia, Canada, and Japan.