Jonathan Blansfield out of Westport, Connecticut has verbally committed to the Northwestern Wildcats, thus boosting the team’s distance freestyle prowess in the process.
The ACC and Big Ten Conferences announced their weekly award winners. Emma Reaney (pictured above) is the ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week.
Alexander Katz from the Sarasota YMCA has verbally committed to Michigan.
Penn State has picked up a Pennsylvania State Champion for their 2014 recruiting class.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers have been good in swimming recruiting, but have added a great diving recruit to the class.
The Purdue Boilermakers have added a platform specialist who should continue their impressive legacy.
The Iowa Hawkeyes have picked up one of the best recruits from their home state.
The freestyler’s made a statement in South Bend on Saturday with 6 new national top times for the season.
In the second stop of the Hoosiers California trip, they fall again to the Stanford Cardinal. (Photo Credit: Dean Ottati)
The Florida Gators, including Marcin Cieslak, swam some primary events and some secondary events, but all-around looked very good in the revival of their series with Minnesota.
The Northwestern Wildcats, for the second straight year, are scoring on sprinters in recruiting.
“There were so many fun events, some swimmers swam off-events,” said UI head coach Marc Long. “The seniors did the lineups, we had a lot of fun with it.”
The Minnesota women defeated the Michigan women at home to improve to 2-0 on the season.
The Ohio State University starts off their season 1-0 while on the road across the border to University of Kentucky (Photo Credit: Amanda Smith)
Cal freshman Ryan Murphy swept the backstroke events in impressive times.