The San Diego State swimming and diving team defeated Pepperdine 141-132 in a dual meet the Aztec Aquaplex on Friday afternoon. With the win, the Aztecs improve to 6-0 in dual meet competition on the year.
Junior Jocelyn Crawford broke her own school record in the 50-yard freestyle with a 23.29, and swam the first leg of a 200-yard freestyle relay that broke an Axelrood Pool record, as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s swimming and diving team took a 60-46 lead after the first day of a two-day dual meet with Pomona-Pitzer.
The time already stood as the 2nd fastest in NCAA history, behind Kelsi Dahlia’s 49.43 NCAA Record, and now Hansson’s time also stands as the fastest time ever in the NCAA, outside the NCAA Championships.
Lisa Lohner of OLY Swimming and Adams High School will swim for Toledo next year.
Watch Katie Ledecky go the world’s leading 200 free time this season, and more, from night 3 in Greensboro.
Rutgers swimming and diving posted three event victories during Friday’s finals session at the Rutgers Invitatonal, highlighted by freshman Terka Grusova’s pool record in the 100-yard backstroke.
Andrew Seliskar’s continued progression in the 200 free may have Cal coach Dave Durden rethinking Seliskar’s lineup for NCAAs.
The Missouri State swimming and diving team sported 12 different individual winners – six men and six women – in landslide victories at Evansville Friday night.
Tess Cieplucha had a big swim in the 400 IM to achieve her NCAA ‘A’ cut for Tennessee. She came into the meet with a best time of 4:05.43 from last season, but blew that away tonight with a 4:03.81.
Three-time defending national champion Townley Haas will be up against a loaded men’s 200 free field tonight that saw six men go sub-1:35 in the prelims.
The 200-yard freestyle relay team of Daniel Hayon, Dave Makhervaks, Marco Conati and Andreas Roeseler capped off the first day of a dual meet with Pomona-Pitzer for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming and diving team by setting a new Axelrood Pool record with a time of 1:24.01
Beata Nelson smashed the all-time record in the women’s 100 yard back in a time of 49.67.
Michigan freshman Maggie MacNeil will look to defend her top seeds from prelims tonight in both the women’s 100 fly and 100 back tonight in Athens.
Utah breaststroker Andrew Britton was involved in two school records on Friday: one individually, and one as part of a relay.
Maggie MacNeil became the 4th fastest performer in history tonight with a 49.97 in the women’s 100 yard fly.