We’ve spent the past few weeks using our periodic SwimSwam polls to let readers weigh in on the coming conference swimming & diving championships.
After Day 2 of the conference meets, we’ve seen some very solid swimming across the board. However, nothing that is really mind blowing at this point.
Stanford had 3 swimmers scratch the 200 free. Nordmann and Voss will compete in the 100 back, while Forde will swim the 400 IM.
The Arizona State women have the top 3 seeds for the 500 free, led by Emma Nordin, who set a lifetime best in prelims as the top qualifier.
Weitzeil broke the Pac-12 Meet Record twice today. In tonight’s finals, she lowered the mark to a 21.03, tying the 3rd fastest swim in history.
Weitzeil raced to a dominant 21.09, marking the 4th fastest swim in history and taking down her Pac-12 Meet Record of 21.16 from 2019.
Cal’s American Record holder Abbey Weitzeil, the fastest woman in history, will compete in prelims of the 50 free this morning.
Cal ended the morning with the most championship finalists, 7 to Stanford’s 6, but the Cardinal has the most total scorers with 17 to Cal’s 12.
That’s the fastest relay split of her career, clipping the 45.87 she swam on the anchor of the 400 medley relay at the 2019 NCAA Championships.
Beginning this weekend, there will be a series of meets where swimmers will have a “last chance” opportunity to qualify for the NCAA Championships.
It appears that all of Darcel’s events have been removed from her schedule on Meet Mobile. She was the 2019 bronze medalist in both IM races.
The 2020 women’s Pac-12 Championships begin tonight in Federal Way with timed finals of the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay.
Fridlander shined against USC, winning four events and setting two pool records to help the Utes upset the Trojans.
The women’s 2020 Pac-12 Swimming and Diving Championships kick off tonight with timed finals of the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay.
The reigning NCAA Champion women will race against the reigning NCAA runners-up as powerhouses Stanford and Cal battle for the 2020 Pac-12 title.