Brown got her hand to the wall ahead by 6 hundredths, posting a 24.57 for the win. Manuel followed in 24.63. That clipped Brown’s former best by a hundredth.
Billy Jones of the Bolles School Sharks has chosen to stay local, joining the University of Florida Gators for this coming fall.
Florida sophomore Trey Freeman will redshirt the current NCAA season after undergoing knee surgery, he announced Wednesday.
Distance freestyler Trey Dickey has verbally committed to Texas A&M as part of the high school class of 2021.
His biggest impact came in the 200 free relay, where he split 19.08 on the third leg as Alabama won the 2019 SEC title in 1:15.43.
Georgia’s Camden Murphy was named SEC Male Swimmer of the Week, while fellow Bulldog Courtney Harnish and Alabama’s Kensey McMahon share the women’s honors.
Oliver has dropped almost 10 seconds in the 200 LCM bacsktroke since 2017, which puts him within one second of the Olympic Trials cut in the event.
Norton’s sprinting prowess is bound to make an immediate impact right away when he arrives in Athens in 2021.
Monica Gumina will transfer from Arizona, the #14 team at NCAAs last year, to Texas A&M, the #13 team at NCAAs last year.
All-Americans Julie Meynen (Auburn) and Caio Pumputis (Georgia Tech) won doubles on Saturday. Pumputis also put up a lifetime best in the 100 fly.
Matthew Klotz was one of several LSU swimmers to win multiple individual events in their road win against Delta State on Saturday.
Christina Lappin led the charge for the women as the Gamecocks men and women took a road victory against ECU on Saturday to open 2020.
All-American Kensey McMahon won an individual triple for the Crimson Tide. In the 1650 free, she was nearly 40 seconds ahead of the field.
Courtney Harnish won thrice for the UGA women, while Camden Murphy swept the butterfly races and split a 20.9 on the medley relay.
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