Virginia Tech’s Blake Manoff swam to a lifetime best in the 100 free. Manoff led prelims with a 42.64. That moves him up to 33rd in the nation.
He put up a 45.81 in the 100 back, dropping half a second to move to 18th. He’s ranked higher in the 200 at 12th. His 1:40.14 was a best by nearly 2 seconds.
The Big Ten Champion Ohio State Buckeyes are our fastest risers in our end-of-season poll, flying from unranked to #11 overall.
The NCAA has released its official psych sheets (along with the invite line) for the 2020 Women’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.
The three-time defending NCAA Champion Stanford women are seeded only 9th, by swimming points, for the upcoming national championship meet in March.
With NCAA Championship season shifting into high gear this month, the organization has formed a panel of medical professionals and student-athlete liaisons.
Depending on what happens at the Pac-12 Championships next week, the Texas men could earn as many as 24 individual swimming invites to the NCAA Championship meet.
The Michigan men took the B1G men’s championship over the weekend, ending Indiana’s run on top. Here’s how it happened in numbers. All of the numbers.
We saw Day 4 of racing pick up, with some very exciting swims to end the conference championship weekend on a high note.
Wisconsin’s Cameron Tysoe is the top seed in the 200 back. He’ll be going after the Pool Record tonight set by Wisconsin NCAA Champion Drew TeDuits in 2013.
In the final Big Ten race of his career, Michigan senior Tommy Cope went on to take his first individual title as the 200 breast champion.
The fastest man through the afternoon was Wisconsin’s Matthew Hillmer, who dropped over 9 seconds in 15:00.25. That’s faster than 2 of the seeds in the final.
Notre Dame’s Luciana Thomas, above, almost broke the Notre Dame school record in the 200 fly at the Purdue Last Chance meet on Saturday.
For the 2nd time this week, Felix Auboeck has completed a Big Ten title four-peat, adding the 1650 to his earlier wins in the 200 and 500 freestyles.
Ohio State and Indiana have got a fight on their hands as they battle for the runner-up finish. IU’s milers will be important, but OSU has the diving edge.