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Phoebe Bacon Downs Missy Franklin’s US Open Record With 2:05.08 In Greensboro

LCM (50m) Start Times: Prelims – 9 am ET / Finals – 6 pm ET. During the second night of racing at the 2022 US World Championships Trials, Olympian Phoebe Bacon swam to 200 backstroke victory in US Open record fashion. Bacon threw down a 2:05.08 200 to nab first place and take out Missy Franklin‘s former US Open record of 2:05.68, which she swam in 2013.

Maggie MacNeil, Phoebe Bacon Share Big Ten Weekly Honors

Maggie MacNeil, Phoebe Bacon Share Big Ten Weekly Honors. Minnesota’s Phoebe Bacon and Michigan swimmer Maggie MacNeil shared the women’s swimmer of the week accolades in the Big Ten weekly honors, released Wednesday. Minnesota’s Max McHugh was named the men’s swimmer of the week. Andrew Capobianco of Indiana...

Phoebe Bacon, Freestyle Depth help Wisconsin to Sweep of Minnesota

Phoebe Bacon, Freestyle Depth help Wisconsin to Sweep of Minnesota. Phoebe Bacon scored a pair of wins, and Wisconsin flexed its freestyle depth to lead the way to a pair of wins over Minnesota. The men’s team topped the Golden Gophers, 163-135, while the women claimed a 172.5-127.5 victory in the border battle.

Phoebe Bacon Wins Three as Wisconsin Dominates Arizona and Hawaii in Tucson Tri-Meet

Phoebe Bacon Wins as Three Wisconsin Dominates Arizona and Hawaii in Tucson Tri-Meet. The University of Wisconsin and University of Hawaii swim teams both traveled to Tucson, Arizona, this weekend for a two-day affair against the Wildcats, and the Badgers were the dominant team. Wisconsin’s women, led by U.S. Olympian and reigning 200 backstroke NCAA champion Phoebe Bacon, crushed both teams. Wisconsin’s women beat Arizona 221-93 and Hawaii 243-71. Wisconsin’s men won 195-119 over Arizona and 252-62 over Hawaii. Arizona’s women beat Hawaii 210.5-103.5, and the men won 220-95.
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Badgers in Tokyo: Phoebe Bacon just misses medal stand and Rose Lavelle and USWNT bow out in semifinals

There are 16 current or former Wisconsin Badgers in Tokyo for the 2020 Summer Olympics which, you know, are taking place in 2021. has a great master schedule and bios of all the UW Olympians right here, but we’ve collected a couple of the highlights for you because we love you and don’t want you to spend more time than necessary looking for this stuff.

Olympian Phoebe Bacon Receives Champion’s Welcome

After competing in the Olympic final for the women’s 200 meter backstroke on Friday, Phoebe Bacon arrived at Dulles Airport Monday evening. Many of Bacon’s friends and family members gave her the greeting of a champion when she arrived. Bacon grew up in Chevy Chase and graduated from Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart in 2020.

Olympic News Updates for Phoebe Bacon

At Tokyo Olympics 2020, Phoebe Bacon misses out on medal in Swimming - Women's 200m Backstroke Final. Join your friends & family: Follow & support your favorite Olympic athletes in the NewsBreak app. Download the NewsBreak app for LIVE Olympic updates and local news + alerts in your area.

Read more about Olympic swimmers Katie Ledecky & Phoebe Bacon

Chevy Chase native Bacon commits to Wisconsin before Olympic Trials. Chevy Chase swimmer Bacon makes waves at national meet. Gonzaga boys and Good Counsel girls come out tops in swim meet. Katie Ledecky brings home medals to MoCo. Ledecky commits to Stanford. Local church reaches out to Olympic hero Ledecky.