Cal’s win in the 200 medley relay have now closed the gap between them and Stanford to just 16.5 points heading into the final day.
After tonight’s session, the Stanford Cardinals maintain their lead. However, the Cal Bears narrowed the lead to a 16.5-point margin.
Ohio State’s dominance continues with 13 returning swims, all in either the A-final or B-final, setting every Buckeye up for picking up double-digit points.
Florida freshman Adam Chaney went 45.44-45.29-44.99 all in the same night in the 100-yard back. He is now the #2 17-18 swimmer in history behind Ryan Murphy (above).
Five Cal Bears were under 22 seconds in the 200 free relay, including junior Izzy Ivey’s 21.14. In total, 9 Pac-12 women went under 22.
Washington State senior Chloe Larson won the 50 free Pac-12 title, followed by a three-way tie for second from UCLA’s Grover, Cal’s Riley, and USC’s Dobler.
Michigan had a big morning after picking up 248 points/13 morning swims, including a potential 100 fly 1-2 finish led by Maggie MacNeil and Olivia Carter.
The Ohio State Buckeyes look sharp with 16 returning swims this evening, worth 342.5 projected points. The next-most points came from Indiana (251 points).
During prelims of the SEC Men’s Championships, Florida rookie Adam Chaney threw down 18.88 in the 50-yard free, becoming the 4th 18&U swimmer to break 19.
At the Georgia 14&U state meet, Gwinnett Aquatics’ Baylor Stanton took 0.02 off the 13-14 100 IM LSC record, becoming the No. 2 13-year-old ever at 52.97.
The UVA women won the 400 free relay in a 3:10.14, the top time in the NCAA this season. The entire relay had the top four fastest splits at the meet.
Catch Paige Madden’s 2nd-straight 1650 free title, Kate Douglass’ 46.8 100 free, Sophie Hansson’s 3rd-straight 200 breast, and more race videos from day 4.
The Virginia women defended their ACC team title, earning their 17th team title in program history. UVA now has the most team titles in conference history.
UVA’s Paige Madden will aim for her 3rd ACC title this meet in the 1650 free, after previously sweeping the 200/500 free.
The UVA Cavaliers are on track to defending their 2020 ACC team title, yet the NC State Wolfpack outscored UVA in prelims with 351.50 projected points.