National Sports News
Connor Jaeger, Lotte Friis win non-Olympic events on opening day of Charlotte Grand Prix
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Thursday, May 15, 2014 8:19 PM EDT
Connor Jaeger of the U.S. and Lotte Friis of Denmark won non-Olympic events on the opening day of the Arena Grand Prix at Charlotte.
Another Olympian, Matt McLean, trailed Jaeger in 8:03.08, followed by Michael Klueh at 8:06.18. Friis led a sweep by teammates at the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, beating 16-year-old Becca Mann and Gillian Ryan (16:12.64).
The four-day meet continues Friday morning with preliminary heats. Michael Phelps is scheduled to compete in the 100 butterfly and 200 free.