At the wall, it came down to fingernails, with Schooling touching tout his older teammate 1:39.62 to 1:39.74
Thanks to Tim Binning – theswimpictues.com – for these great swimming photos.
CSCAA Swimmer of the Year – Ryan Murphy – 200 Backstroke – NCAA Champiom – American/US Open/NCAA Record
Michigan finished third at the NCAA championships this season.
Cal’s Ryan Murphy took down Ryan Lochte’s American record in the 200 backstroke to highlight a dramatic conclusion to the men’s NCAA Championships.
2015 Men’s NCAA Championships Day 3 SEC Roundup: Gkolomeev Becomes First ‘Bama Swimmer To Win 100 Free Since 1975
Tons of history was made tonight in Iowa City at the 2015 Men’s Divison 1 NCAA Championships, and a little piece of it came in the 100 freestyle final as Kristian Gkolomeev became the first 100 free champion in the 100 free since 1975.
With tonight’s 3rd-place 200 back finish, David Nolan has never finished outside the top 4 in an individual event at the NCAA Championships.
Just because so-called “swammers” may have hung up their goggles, doesn’t mean that those years of hard work were wasted. Former swimmers have spent years developing skills which can be integral to their new lives in the workforce.
Deep in the heart of Texas Eddie Reese has been coaching the Longhorns since 1978, churning out world-class athletes and creating a historic program which resulted this weekend in tying him as the winningest coach in college swimming.
The Texas Longhorns have been the most dominant figures at men’s NCAAs this past week, outscoring their second place rivals Cal by 129 points to bring home an 11th title for the Texas Longhorns and head coach Eddie Reese.
USA Men’s Senior National Team Head Coach Dejan Udovicic has announced the 13 man roster that will compete for Team…
Tonight marks the first time in history that two swimmers went under 1:50 in the same 200 breaststroke race.
Murphy won the 200 backstroke with a final time of 1:36.77, breaking Lochte’s 200 backstroke American and US Open record from 2007 of 1:36.81.
Ranford finished with a final time of 14:34.22, breaking Jeff Kostoff’s 31 year old record of 14:38.22 from 1984.