Weitzeil and Simone Manuel have now both been 20.45 on a relay.
Nelson destroyed all previous records Friday night, going 49.18.
King went 55.73 Friday night in Austin.
The Sweden native went 49.26 in finals Friday night.
Stanford’s Brooke Forde, the 500 free champion, is on fire.
SwimSwam captured circle-seeded heats (top 24 seeds) of all events, and are available to watch below.
NC State senior Andreas Vazaios is the fastest returner in the men’s 200 IM field – the only competitor with a lifetime best under 1:40.
Beata Nelson’s American Record was broken by age group phenom Regan Smith earlier this month by just a hundredth. She’s got a chance to take that record back in finals.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the day three prelims action.
With no Caeleb Dressel setting the pace, the early lead (and resulting clean water) is up for grabs in the 200 free relay.
Nelson upset American record holder Ella Eastin for the second-fastest performance in history.
Hopkin will shift her focus instead to the relays and her individual 100 free.
Three years after setting the American record during her redshirt season, Weitzeil finally broke the NCAA record and rebroke her own American mark.
ASU’s Cierra Runge was once the NCAA Record holder in the 500 freestyle, but tonight she’s looking for her first NCAA title in the event.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the night two action.