Illinois had to go 1-2 in the final relay to force a tie with their future Big Ten rivals. Above are seniors Alyssa Toland, Courtney Pope, Erica Lynn, Jessica Holz, Anne Goering and Cara Chuang, couresty of Illini Swimming.
University of Arkansas swimming and diving will resume its 2013-14 season with a double-dual meet in Tuscaloosa, Ala., facing SEC foes Kentucky and Alabama on Saturday at 11 a.m. The team is undefeated this season in dual meet action, and the competition will mark the team’s first of 2014.
Notre Dame swept 7 of 8 events at the short course meters competition, while Illinois won both relays and got a win from Lori Lynn.
Hassan Abdel-Khalik, Bryan Hughes, Keltan Lawler, and Jason Chen are the HAKali Crew.
Ali DeLoof had a big day at the Orange Bowl Classic for Michigan, while Casey Matthews helped lead Purdue past Hawaii.
Bruno Ortiz won Swimmer of the Week from Florida, while Layne Johnson was awarded Diver of the Week for his work in Hawaii.
Aja Malone heads to Evanston from the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia where she swims for Allatoona High School and SwimAtlanta.
Wisconsin’s SERF building was originally proposed to have a new 50-meter competition pool with spectator seating, but the option was cut from the plans when the Athletic Department couldn’t commit to contributing to its funding.
The Michigan women swept all 12 races at the short course meters event, including two wins and a meet record from Marni Oldershaw.
The Michigan Wolverines are ready for launch at the 2014 Orange Bowl Classic in Key Largo, Florida.
The Orange Bowl Swim Classic is an annual part of the Orange Bowl festivities leading up to the storied college football game.
Sean Grier will end his career with 5 All-American honors, all from medley relays.
Donny Brush (right) with Indiana head coach Ray Looze (left) at the 2013 Women’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.
Freeman dove to the 3-meter synchronized diving title with Maren Taylor on Saturday morning at the 2013 USA Diving Winter National Championships. The competition was being held at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center.
Former University of Iowa diver Deidre Freeman advanced to Saturday’s final in the women’s 3-meter synchronized diving event after posting the top preliminary score Friday morning at the USA Diving Winter National Championships.