Day 2 of the 2018 NCAA D1 Women’s Championships will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 200 medley relay.
Since the school transitioned to Division 1 in the mid 1970s, no female EMU swimmer has made an A-final — until Duncan.
Northern Michigan sophomore Lajos Budai made the championship final in the men’s 100 back on Day 3 of 2018 NCAA Division II Championships.
King trailed Eastern Michigan’s Delaney Duncan through the front half, but surged ahead on the last lap to win it in 57.35
Ally Howe, Kathleen Baker, Janet Hu, and Beata Nelson will vie for the 100 back title.
Janet Hu and Ally Howe actually met well before becoming Stanford teammates, first encountering each other on the Ohio State campus, where they are currently swimming their last swim meet together
Stanford’s streak of winning every event will come to an end tonight as they didn’t put someone in every final tonight.
Live recap of heats on Day of the 2018 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships.
Townley Haas will be looking to regain his 500 free title at the NCAA Championships.
Laura Fornshell of Fresno Pacific is seeded 3rd in the women’ 500 free on Friday at 2018 NCAA Division II Championships.
Louise Hansson became the 3rd woman ever under :50 in the 100 fly with her prelims time of 49.90, also giving her the 7th-fastest performance of all-time.
Janet Hu and Ally Howe played integral parts in Stanfords winning 200 free and 400 medley relays
Rose Bi and G Ryan both had “off” swims in the 500 on Thursday, and Beryl Gastaldello placed 5th in the 50 free and anchored Texas’ 400 medley relay.
SwimSwam’s Tim Binning was on-deck to catch all the day two action at the 2018 NCAA D1 Women’s Championships.
Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson led off in 49.83 in the B heat, marking the 4th fastest 100 back of all time.