Defending champion Mallory Comerford of Louisville could become the second woman to ever break 1:40. Though Ledecky will be absent this time around, fellow Stanford swimmer Simone Manuel will look to give Comerford a run for her money. We may see another tight battle given that their best times are only a hundredth apart.
Eight meet records, two CSCAA records, and one pool record were set on the final night of the 2018 CSCAA National Invitational.
Purdue’s Brandon Loschiavo won the men’s platform event, leading a team of three men and five women to NCAAs. Northwestern’s Olivia Rosendahl won on women’s platform, giving her three top-3 finishes on the week.
Indiana’s Michael Hixon won his second-straight event on day 2 of the Zone C Diving Championships, with Miami (OH)’s Pei Lin winning the women’s board.
New Hampshire’s Liza Baykova broke the America East Record in the 50 free on Thursday.
A Fairfield University swimmer is charged with assault after an alleged altercation.
Tennessee’s Erika Brown’s #1 seed in the 100 fly is one of 5 held by the sophomore class at this year’s NCAA Championship meet.
Though they can’t match national rival Texas’s three NCAA qualifying divers, the California men will have two competing in Minneapolis, with Jonathan Robinson scoring the last qualifying spot in Zone E on the final night.
Tennessee’s Colin Zeng completed an elusive sweep of all three diving events at the Zone B Championships. Meanwhile Georgia’s women added a third diver to their roster.
The NCAA has released its official psych sheets for the men’s NCAA Championships, including the cut lines for each event.
The Minnesota Aquatic Center is one of the few indoor courses of its size in the U.S. that has spectator seating on two sides of the pool.
With the conclusion of the 2018 Summit League Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships, the league has announced its Swimming and Diving Academic All-League Teams as voted on by the institution’s faculty athletics representatives and sports information directors, with all ties standing.
The USC Trojan men added a third diver to their NCAA roster on day 2 of the Zone E Championships.
Andrew Seliskar, the 2nd seed in the 200 breast, and the Cal Golden Bears lead all teams with 17 individual swimming entries.
The pre-selection list for the 2018 Men’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships was released this morning.