Ohio State senior Kathrin Demler won the Big Ten title in the women’s 500 free on Thursday – her second career Big Ten title.
Beata Nelson is the overwhelming favorite in the 200 IM tonight. After a 1:52.60 this morning, she’ll go after her 1:50.79 B1G record in the final.
3 of the Big Ten’s top 6 100 butterfliers this season won’t swim the race on Friday, leaving Maggie MacNeil in comfortable position to defend her title.
The Ohio State women currently take an early lead into day 2, earning 18 finals swims. Michigan and Indiana are the next closest, but returning 5-6 less swims
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After an exciting night of relays, let’s get into some individual racing!
This is week 1 of major NCAA DI Conference championships, and we are taking you through every day of racing with our picks for the top swims
Leading off Michigan’s 200 medley relay MacNeil unleashed a 23.05, taking down the previous best swim ever, a 23.36 from Cal alumna Rachel Bootsma.
Last year, Indiana drew first blood with a win in the 200 medley relay, where they swam a 1:34.71 to win the event for a second year in a row.
Iowa junior Kelsey Drake crushed the Iowa school record in the 200 fly during a time trial on Wednesday evening at the Big Ten Championships.
Michigan’s Miranda Tucker has chosen the 50 free over the 200 IM on Wednesday at the 2020 Big Ten Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships.
In an effort to help you, the swim fan, access the links you need this championship season, we’ve got you covered with this conference champs hub.
The Michigan men have a seasoned upperclassman roster with key freshman sprint additions. Right now, they look good to snap the Indiana three-year streak.
Sim finished second in the 100 breast, third in the 200 breast and fifth in the 100 fly at the 2019 Winter Junior Champs – East.
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