The swim was Stewart’s lifetime best in the 200 back by a full second: his first lifetime best in the event since 2018 Summer Nationals.
In his 2nd of what will be three 200 IM swims this weekend in Oxford, Carson Foster swam a 1:58.83 in the 200 IM final on Friday.
The 18-year old Foster will use an unusual event plan this weekend at a sr meet in Ohio to test-run the experience of swimming semi-finals at Olympic Trials.
Citing concerns of coronavirus, FINA has moved the women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament to May, and will consider moving it from the seaside city of Trieste.
FINA has released a statement regarding Sun Yang’s 8-year ban handed out by the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday.
Indiana’s Gabriel Fantoni is a clear favorite for his third-straight 100 back title after splitting a 44.98 on the Indiana medley relay on Thursday.
Indiana freshman Brendan Burns will swim his first individual events of the 2020 Big Ten Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships on Friday.
Michigan senior Felix Auboeck was successful in his first of two four-peat opportunities at this week’s Big Ten Championships.
The city of Houston, Texas saw a major water main break on Thursday afternoon that has halted competition at the WAC Swimming & Diving Championships.
US National Teamer Michael Brinegar (above) swam an 8:03 to win the men’s 800 free on Thursday in College Station, Texas.
A huge water main break in Houston has closed the entire campus at the University of Houston and led to the cancellation of Thursday’s finals session at the WAC Championships.
The International Triathlon Union has preemptively moved its last Olympic qualifying event to Valencia, Spain over fears from the spreading coronavirus.
Notre Dame’s Zach Yeadon, who was 6th at last year’s ACC Championships in the 500, enters this year’s meet as the top seed.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are swimming without Cameron Craig this week, but their young core stepped up on day 1 of the Big Ten Championships.
Virginia’s Justin Grender (right) was the standout swim of the time trial session on Wednesday at the ACC Men’s Swimming Championships.