Florida distance star Bobby Finke, a sophomore, became the fastest man ever as he defended his title in the mile with a 14:12.08.
Watch Erika Brown swim the 3rd-fastest 100 yard freestyle by a woman in history on the final night of the 2020 SEC Swimming & Diving Championships.
Texas A&M’s Shaine Casas took down Ryan Lochte’s SEC Meet Record in the men’s 200 back as he won his 2nd individual SEC title of the meet.
Auburn’s women crushed the SEC Records as they swept the sprint free relays, including the 2nd fastest 200 free relay in NCAA history.
We have got some pep back in our step for Day 4! Everyone finished their meets on a strong note, seeing historic swims left and right
Finke smashed the NCAA Record by over 10 seconds and the American Record by over 6 seconds tonight as he won his 2nd-straight SEC title in the mile.
Florida’s Bobby Finke, the 500 free and 400 IM bronze medalist, set the SEC Record in the mile last season and narrowly missed the NCAA Record.
The Tennessee women have made history, winning their first ever team title at the 2020 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships.
Khader Baqlah returned to the top of the SEC podium in the 200 free as the Florida Gators earned their 8th-straight title.
Brown remains the 2nd fastest performer in history behind only American Record holder and Olympic Champion Simone Manuel.
With that, he took down Florida Olympic Champion Ryan Lochte’s SEC Meet Record, which stood as a 1:38.29 set back in 2005.
White put up a 1:48.15 to win the title in the 200 back, marking the 8th fastest performance in history. She was just 9 hundredths shy of her record.
The Florida women are guaranteed to have 5 swimmers from the early mile heats score, and that’s without including their 3 swimmers in finals.
Alongside numerous other races worth watching on Saturday night, Alabama’s Rhyan White’s 200 backstroke is sure to provide an exciting swim.
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