2007 Pan American Games 10K champion Fran Crippen will be the only veteran on a young American team at the 2009 World Swimming Championships in Rome.
Fran, Andrew Gemmell of Delaware and NCAA champion Emily Brunemann will each swim the 5K and 10K.
16-year-old Sean Ryan and Harvard senior Alex Meyer will both do the 25K. Eva Fabian will double-up in the 10K and 25K and Emily Hanson of the University of Michigan will double-up in the 5K and 25K.
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