August 27, 2015
CLAIRE ADAMS LEADS TEAM USA ON DAY THREE OF FINA WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Claire Adams (Carmel, Ind./Carmel Swim Club) was fifth in the
women’s 200-meter backstroke to pace Team USA at the
2015 FINA World Junior Championships
on Thursday at Singapore’s OCBC Aquatic Centre.
At the midway point of the competition, the U.S. owns 11 medals – three gold, five silver and three bronze. The six-day meet runs through Sunday with daily prelims at 10 a.m. (10 p.m. EDT the previous day) and finals at 6 p.m. locally (6 a.m. EDT).
After winning silver in the 100m back earlier in the meet, Adams touched in 2 minutes, 10.50 seconds for fifth in the 200m back