One current and two former Missouri swimmers competed at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials Wave I meet Sunday in Omaha, Nebraska.

Senior Jack Dubois swam the men’s 400-meter freestyle, while Micah Slaton and Grant Reed swam the men’s 100 butterfly. DuBois finished seventh with a time of 3 minutes, 59.35 seconds. Slaton placed first with a time of 53.02, and Reed acted as a reserve with a time of 54.43. Slaton will advance to the second wave of the trials.

The 2021 trials are divided into two waves. Wave II is scheduled for Sunday to June 20, with the top two finishers from each Wave I event qualifying to compete for U.S. Olympic Team eligibility.

  • Assistant sports editor, summer 2021, studying sports journalism. Reach me at emmaeaton@mail.missouri.edu, or in the newsroom at 882-5720.

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