Saugus High’s Abbey Weitzeil earned a spot on the United States national swim team in the 100 meters freestyle.
She finished fourth in the 100 freestyle at the US national swim championship in Irvine. Her time of 54.38 seconds was a personal best in the 100 freestyle and 0.95 seconds behind Missy Franklin, the race winner and a five-time Olympic medalist.
Weitzeil will compete with the US national team at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia from Aug. 21-25.
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She will compete in the 50 freestyle at the United States national swim team championships on Sunday.
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In cross country, the fifth race in the College of the Canyons series is tonight.
Dan Hurst won the fourth race in the COC Cross Country Series last week.
Elaine Woodward won the women’s race.
Tonight’s race starts at 7 at COC.
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In the major leagues, the Dodgers beat the Angels, 2-1, and won Game 3 of the Freeway Series.
Matt Kemp hit a solo home run in the second inning, his 14th of the season.
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Dan Haren gave up one run in 7 1/3 innings and snapped a five-game losing streak.
The fourth and final game of the Freeway Series is tonight at Angel Stadium. Hyun-Jin Ryu starts for the Dodgers against CJ Wilson for the Angels.
Listen to the game tonight on AM 1220 KHTS. First pitch is at 7:05.
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