Ups/downs for the final day of competition at 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Championships.
Louisville senior Mallory Comerford will be vying for her 3rd-straight 200 free title next week in Austin.
Indiana’s Jessica Parratto won her second-straight event on the women’s side, capping a dominant Zone Championships. Parratto won on platform, beating two-time defending NCAA champ Olivia Rosendahl of Northwestern. Parratto also beat Rosendahl at Big Tens, though Parratto has won Big Tens the past two years only for Rosendahl to take the win at NCAAs.
Newcomers and redshirt returners threaten to shake up last year’s diving order, including on 1-meter, where UCLA’s Maria Polyakova returns from a redshirt year to recreate what was a seven-point thriller of a finish with Sarah Bacon and Alison Gibson in 2017.
We floated an idea to score NCAA championships to 24 places earlier this month. Several depth-based teams, such as Indiana’s…
Day 4 prelims at 2019 NCAA Division II Women’s Championships.
Day 4 prelims at 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Championships.
A slew of meet records went down again on day 2, keeping with the pace of this now increasingly attended meet.
Alex Kunert broke the NCAA D2 record in the 200 fly with 1:41.19 during the finals session on Friday.
Marius Kusch lowered the NCAA Division II and championship meet record in the 100 back on Friday with 45.09.
For the title of sprint queen in the 50 free, Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil and Tennessee’s Erika Brown look to have a battle like none other for the American record.
Day 3 finals at 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Championships.
Zone diving couldn’t have gone much better for the Indiana Hoosiers over the first two days: IU diver Jessica Parratto won the women’s 1-meter title, while Hoosiers James Connor and Andrew Capobianco went 1-2 for the second-straight day, this time on men’s 3-meter.
Day 3 finals at 2019 NCAA Division II Women’s Championships.
Day 3 ups/downs at 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Championships.