Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Catch swimmer Missy Franklin on ESPN3
On Saturday, Feb. 11, ESPN3 will carry the Colorado Girls Class 5A Swimming and Diving Championships live from Fort Collins, Colo., at 4 p.m. The championships will feature Missy Franklin, a 16-year-old standout swimmer at Regis Jesuit (Aurora, Colo.) who expects to compete in the London Olympics.
Franklin holds a number of world records, including the 200-meter backstroke (short course) and the 4×100-meter medley relay with fellow USA Swimming teammates. The 2011 FINA Swimmer of the Year, Franklin will compete in the 100-yard backstroke and the 200-yard freestyle on Saturday.