College Swimming Previews: #3 Florida Gators Face Huge Losses But Gain Top Recruit In Caeleb Dressel
Caeleb Dressel, the first high school-aged swimmer under 19 seconds in the 50 free, will try to help Florida navigate some big losses to graduation.
IMer and breaststroker Ross Palazzo of Hudson Explorer has verbally committed to the Florida Gators.
Gregg Troy’s Florida Gators remained undefeated on the season, rolling past Kentucky while winning all but 7 events.
VIDEO: Florida Associate Head Coach Martyn Wilby talks junior leadership, intrasquad rivalry in weekly presser
Martyn Wilby praised the junior leadership on the women’s side and talked about good-natured class rivalries stirred up on the men’s side by a “relays by class” setup against LSU.
Lexington, Ky. — The University of Florida men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams are on the road for the…
Matt Kredich and the Tennessee Volunteers had a busy week, and that doesn’t even include the addition of Alex Meyer to their post-grad training group.
Freshman Caeleb Dressel became the 4th NCAA man under 20 this season while Jessica Thielmann (pictured) paced two distance races for the women.
Caeleb Dressel hit an NCAA “B” cut in his first college meet.
Gregg Troy’s Florida Gators are a combined 36-0 all-time against LSU in dual meets. They’ll look to up the ante once again on Friday at the O’Connell Dome in Gainesville.
Sinead Russell (pictured) is part of a big junior class now ready to be the faces of the Florida Gator program after the graduation of Olympian Elizabeth Beisel.
Future Gator Emma Spilman, shown here with a current gator, gave her verbal commitment to Florida on October 6.
After three golds and a silver it was clear that Natalie Hinds of the University of Florida was not completely satisfied with her winnings as she added another win with a 48.95 in the 100 freestyle. Kaitlyn Dressel was second in 49.20 followed by Missy Franklin in 49.87. Pelton finished fifth inn 50.99.
Hannah Burns from the Gator Swim Club has verbally committed to the Florida Gators.
The Florida Gators went all the way up to Michigan to get their latest verbal commitment, but in Mollie Pulte, they get a versatile talent that fits the Florida Gator mold.
Liz Pelton swam ahead of Missy Franklin for the top seed in the women’s 200 back.