100 back at US nationals

IRVINE, Calif.| Kathleen Baker sets world record in 100 back at US nationals

IRVINE, Calif.— Kathleen Baker had settled for a first-place tie in the 200-meter backstroke. In the 100 back, she wanted the attention for herself. Setting a world record guaranteed it. The 21-year-old Olympian won in 58.00 seconds at the U.S. national championships on Saturday night, lowering the world mark of 58.10 set by Kylie Masse … Continue reading IRVINE, Calif.| Kathleen Baker sets world record in 100 back at US nationals