Cullen Jones Sets U.S. Swimming Record in 50 Freestyle

July 13, 2009
By Cherry Crayton

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Former NC State swimmer and U.S. Olympic Gold medalist Cullen Jones set a new American record in the 50 freestyle on Saturday, July 11, at the 2009 Conoco Phillips National Championships. Jones clocked in with a 21.41 in a swim-off against Olympic teammate Garrett Weber-Gale, setting a new U.S. standard. Weber-Gale swam a 21.70.

(Photo courtesy of NC State Athletics)


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