Additionally, Tolman’s time ties our estimated NCAA invite time for the 200 breast this year, giving him a real chance at earning an invite.
The Colgate men finished 10th out of 10 teams at the 2019 Patriot League Championships, while the women were 7th.
Akron won three events on Day 3 on the MAC championships to all but clinch the title, but on a day where 4 MAC records fell, Delaney Duncan stole the show for Eastern Michigan swimming 58.25 in the 100 breaststroke to get well under the NCAA A cut.
Mark Nikolaev swam under 45 seconds for the 2nd time this season in the 100 back
Marie-Claire Schillinger won the 100 breast, posting a 59.68.
The Florida frosh did the most to improve his NCAA qualifying chances of any swimmer on day 1 of the Florida Last Chance meet.
Akron is the heavy favorite to win a sixth straight title, and the Zips swam up to that standard on Day 2 of the MAC Championships, winning three of the four events on the day.
FIU did get a swimming win tonight, as well, with Naomi Ruele posting a 22.15 to win in dominant fashion. That time is overwhelmingly likely to earn Ruele an invite to the NCAAs in a few weeks.
There was a tie in the women’s 50, with Madelyn Moore and Elisa Rodriguez both touching in 22.71.
The University of Florida men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams return to action this week as they host the last chance meet at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center Natatorium starting Friday.
The Liberty swimming & diving team will host the Liberty Last Chance Meet for the second year in a row, to give swimmers and divers a chance to improve on their national seeding in advance of next week’s selections to the 2019 NCAA Division I Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships.
The MAC Championships started with a bang as Akron swam to a meet record and an NCAA A cut in the 200 medley relay, as they took an early team lead, and look to win another MAC title.
Grand Canyon pulled off a dominant win in the 200 medley relay, clocking in at 1:25.78.
Rice and defending champions FIU are tied atop the standings after day 1 of the 2019 Conference USA Championship meet.
Indiana State Swimming & Diving junior Elisabeth Peskin has been named a winter recipient of the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Good Neighbor Award