Texas made a bold relay call, swapping out freshman Drew Kibler (who has generally been good on relays this week) for John Shebat
Texas’s John Shebat blasted a huge front half to lead the 200 back field, hurting near the end but hanging on and holding off teammate and defending champ Austin Katz by a hair at the wall
Watch all the race videos from the final day of the 2019 men’s NCAA Championships.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the excitement after the meet.
Andrew Seliskar and the California Golden Bears are your winners of the 2019 Men’s NCAA Championships
Andrew Seliskar of Cal is now the 3rd fastest performer in the 200 breast all-time, earning his perfect 3-for-3 meet his senior year.
In an effort to defend his 2018 title, NC State’s Andreas Vazaios swam the 5th-fastest 200 fly in history.
John Shebat, celebrating his win in the 200 backstroke, the first individual title of his career
Harvard’s Dean Farris is now the third-fastest perfomer in the 100 free all-time.
2019 MEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30 Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming…
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the prelims excitement on the final day of competition.
Cal’s Andrew Seliskar has always been a versatile force to be reckoned with, but until 2 days ago, he had never won an individual NCAA title.
Carson Sand (200 breaststroke) is one of 10 individual Cal swimmers to earn a second swim on Saturday
See the final prelims races of the 2019 Men’s NCAA Championships
Was it risky to choose the 100 back over the 200 free individually? Well, Harvard’s Dean Farris is the fastest in the NCAA in both.