Former Catalina Foothills and current University of Arizona standout Brooks Fail was named to the USA Swimming National Team as part of the 200 Butterfly crew with a time of 1:56.18.
Fail is joined by former Wildcats Matthew Grevers (100 Back) and Chris Weiser (400 Free) on the National Roster. Fail took fifth place in the 400 Free at the USA Olympic Trials with a personal best time of 3:48.47.
Former Tucson High and current Wildcat and Team USA diver Delaney Schnell was named Female Junior of the Year by the University of Arizona.
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