Lawrence swimmer qualifies for 2021 Olympics in narrow finish
OMAHA, Neb. (WIBW) - Lawrence’s Michael Andrew punched his ticket to Tokyo Monday with a 0.01-second win in the men’s 100-meter breaststroke at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
Andrew finished with a time of 58.73 seconds to qualify for the 2021 Olympics.
At 58.74 seconds, Andrew Wilson earned the second of two American spots for the 100-meter breaststroke in Tokyo.
Nic Fink (58.80) followed in third to just miss the team — 0.07 seconds behind first place.
Andrew set an American record Sunday in the 100-meter breaststroke semifinals at 58.14 seconds.
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