In what looks to be the first dual meet matchup for the two teams, Stanford women’s 2017-18 schedule shows a…
Katrina Konopka is a sprint power who will lead the Wildcat women in 2017-18.
He trailed UCSB’s Mullis at the halfway point, but used his back half speed to run away with it through the final 100. Mulcare wound up negative splitting the race (53.43/53.20), winning it in 1:46.63 to Mullis’ 1:47.92.
The women traveled to Cal Poly for a dual meet, bringing home the win with 168.5 points to Cal Poly’s 125.5 points. Jasmine Margetts led the way with 3 individual wins.
Junior Riley Scott was arguably the most impressive swimmer of the meet, taking 3 wins individually.
Josa won the crown in his first-ever King of the Pool appearance, while the defending CSCAA National Swimmer of the Year Baker won for the 2nd-straight season.
They may not have the depth to challenge Stanford for a title, but with their sprint talent, they should be challenging for several relay titles and should get multiple individual titles with Baker alone.
The USC swimming and diving teams kick off the 2017-18 seasons with non-conference meets this weekend as the women’s squad competes at the University of San Diego on Friday at 2 p.m. while the Trojan men swim at UC Santa Barbara on Friday at2 p.m. and at Cal Poly on Saturday at 11 a.m.
Incoming freshman Ryan Hoffer is a huge addition for the Bears and will play a big role on the relays in addition to being a key player individually. He’s already fast enough to have scored big in both sprints at 2017 NCAAs.
Rafael Domeyko is hitting the road this NCAA swimming season to photograph school’s around the country. First off in the “Rafael Hits the Road” series is Arizona State.
Jarod Arroyo, currently a junior in high school, has announced his verbal pledge to Arizona State University for the fall of 2019.
You’ll never guess who we ranked #1… Ok, you might. But there are a few interesting offseason shake-ups, including one team outside the top 10 last year bringing in two impact transfers to surge towards the top 5.
Makenna Turner from Monte Vista High School and Diablo Aquatics has verbally committed to swim for USC next fall.
Jessica Epps from Tesoro High School and Mission Viejo Nadadores has given a verbal commitment to the UCLA Bruins for 2018-19.
15-year-old Will Rose of Alliance, Ohio has announced that he plans to attend Arizona State University in the fall of 2020.