A French national living and attending high school in California, Julia is one of the top French juniors in breaststroke.
With 14 likely qualifiers so far, the Virginia women are in a good position heading into the final weekend of women’s D1 conference championship meets.
Tennessee’s Erika Brown has the NCAA’s top time so far this post-season in three events: the 50 free, 100 free, and 100 fly.
A native of Virginia, Fonder was Arizona State’s top 100 butterflier and #2 100 backstroker on the roster last season as a freshman.
Coverage kicks off with women’s swimming, men’s and women’s diving championships on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. MT on the Pac-12 Now app.
The Utah men were dominant in their home meet with rival USC. The Utes won 12 of the 14 events, setting multiple Pool Records.
Whitley dominated the 200 breast in 1:52.72. That’s his fastest ever in-season time by over half a second. He swept the breaststrokes at the meet.
Stephanie Akakabota’s best time in the 50 yard free in July of 2017 was 29.08 before joining the JV squad at Seminole High. In November of 2019, she swam 23.1.
Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil wins Women’s Swimmer of the Week for a third time this season, while Stanford’s Carolina Sculti wins her second Diver of the Week award.
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Suppiger’s best time in the 200 breaststroke would rank 2nd on Cal’s roster this season. She’ll join the Golden Bears in the fall of 2021.
One of the seniors honored was Katie Drabot, who won a close battle in the 200 fly, 1:55.79 to 1:55.99, with fellow senior Allie Szekely.
NCAA Champion Louise Hansson captured a pair of wins in her final dual meet. She dominated the 100 back in 52.86 and her signature 100 fly in 51.15.
Oregon sprint free and fly specialist Elizabeth Cook has verbally committed to swim at UC Berkeley starting in the fall of 2021.
Cal’s Reece Whitley and USC’s Henry Fusaro have been named the Pac-12’s Men’s Swimmer & Diver of the Week.