Evansville native and Olympic gold medalist Lilly King set a world record in the 100m breaststroke on Tuesday.
King, a swimmer for Indiana University, took home the gold in the event at the World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
King’s time was 1:04.13.
American Katie Meili took silver in the event with a time of 1:05.03.
Yulia Efimova, King’s Russian rival, placed third in the event.
(This story was originally published on July 25, 2017)