The home crowd was animated during the 100 back showdown between Camille Lacourt of Marseille and Jérémy Stravius of Amiens; this time Lacourt came out on top with 53.60. Stage 2 of FFN’s Golden Tour wraps up on Sunday.
Ranomi Kromowidjojo posted a top-5 world time of 24.80 in the 50 free on Friday at the Amiens stage of the Golden Tour in France.
Natalie Burnett won two more events -the 100 fly and 100 back- on Friday to bring her total to three for the meet so far.
After the first day of competition in the AEC conference championships, the UNH Wildcats hold a narrow lead over Binghamton and UMBC.
Patri Castro-Ortega of Queens demolished the BMC record in the women’s 500 free on Day Two of the conference meet.
Matt Josa (pictured) and the rest of the Queens men and women continue to gain on their Bluegrass Mountain Conference competitors, loading up on A, B, and C finalists on Day Two of the championships.
Julie Wessler of Wingate broke one of the 7 meet records that fell on Day One of the 2015 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships.
Dartmouth finished its dual meet season over the weekend with a home meet against Columbia; the Lions got the win, 191-109.
Carson-Newman’s Paul Ungur is top seed in the men’s 200 back at the 2015 BMC championships which begin on Wednesday, February 11, at Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center.
Saint Augustine fly/back specialist Nicholas Loomis has signed with Indian River State College for the 2015-16 season.
Yale’s Rob Harder contributed a first in the 100 free and a second in the 200 free in Yale’s win over Brown on Saturday.
Olivia Jameson of Yale added to the score as the Bulldogs defeated the Brown Bears on Senior Day at Kiphuth Exhibition Pool on Saturday.
Austin Sellers of Academy Aquatic Club in Tampa, Florida, waited until spring to make his college decision; he’ll be a Tarheel in the fall.
Columbia’s seniors contributed largely to the Lions’ win over visiting Princeton on Friday night at Uris Pool.
Columbia’s Christina Ray won three events as the Lions nearly downed Princeton in a thrilling final home meet on Senior Day at Uris Pool.