In the 200 IM, Arizona State’s Cameron Craig made a big statement to take the top seed, but he’ll be challenged by Cal’s Ryan Murphy and Andrew Seliskar tonight.
USC’s defending champ Reed Malone will take on the 500 free this morning, but he’ll be up against a loaded Stanford distance group that includes Liam Egan, True Sweetser, and Grant Shoults.
Cal will look to move up in the team rankings tonight, as they put up 7 A finalists and 10 scoring swims.
One of the big name scratches for day 2 prelims is Cal’s Long Gutierrez. He was entered as the 13th seed in the 500 free with a 4:24.12, but has opted not to swim it at this meet.
The Cal men won both swimming events on day 1 of the 2017 Pac-12 swimming championships, but still are in 4th overall including diving.
The Cardinal’s Jimmy Yoder blazed to a 1:41.31 in a 200 fly time trial, dropping over 2.5 seconds from his season best to move from 35th in the nation to 7th. It was also over a half second under the NCAA ‘A’ cut (1:41.86).
400 IMers, you now have something in common with distance freestylers. None of you are safe from the wrath of Ledecky.
Tonight’s action will feature several world class swimmers, including Olympians Dylan Carter, Ryan Murphy, Santo Condorelli, and Long Gutierrez.
The Cal Bears kept the ball rolling with their 2nd Championship Record in as many events at the 2017 Men’s Pac-12 Championships in Federal Way, Washington.
The Bears opened the meet with a gold in the 200 medley relay, breaking the Pac-12 Record and Championship Record in the process with the 1:22.31.
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Silja Kansakoski became Arizona State’s first Pac-12 women’s swimming champion since 2012 last Friday night.
Ryan Murphy has left the door open to choose 3 out of 6 entered events at the Pac-12 Championships.
Stanford is one of the best teams in the country this year, but they’ll be battling a tough Cal team that also ranks among the best of the best.