Northwestern’s Calypso Sheridan won a pair of events on Friday to open the SMU Classic.
SMU hosts the 26th annual SMU Classic, a championship format meet where swimmers from top programs across the country boast championship qualifying times.
Today was a test set for the tigers, and one they had done a couple weeks earlier: 30×100 @ 1:30, broken into 3 sets of 10 with breaks in between sets.
Merrell, who was expected to make her collegiate debut this season, confirmed she will undergo surgery and sit out the year.
The new project will feature upgrades to team spaces, including locker rooms, a lounge area, and a snack bar.
South Carolina swimming and diving will begin its 2019-20 campaign Friday as the Gamecocks host Tennessee at the Carolina Natatorium/Blatt PE Center.
Kentucky freshman Caitlin Brooks won the 100 back, placed second in the 200 back, and led off Kentucky’s winning 200 medley relay as they beat IU and ND.
Georgia’s Camden Murphy, Ian Grum, Courtney Harnish and Zoie Hartman were honored by the SEC for their efforts last week.
NOVA of Virginia’s Josephine Fuller, an Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100 back, has verbally committed to the University of Tennessee’s class of 2025.
High school junior Summer Smith, a member of USA Swimming’s 2019-20 National Junior Team, has verbally committed to Tennessee for 2021-22.
Tori Orcutt has verbally committed to the University of Kentucky, where her brother Daniel Orcutt is currently a junior on the men’s team.
Hopkin, coming off of making the World Champs 50 free final this summer, also won the 50 free with a time of 22.57 and the 100 fly with a time of 54.84.
UGA freshman Zoie Hartman swam a powerful collegiate debut as her double breaststroke wins powered the Bulldogs’ sweep over Alabama.
She was 53.79 in the 100, winning by almost two seconds, then obliterated the field in the 200 with a 1:56.14, winning by nearly six full seconds.
Auburn continues to pick up commitments from high school juniors, as in-state freestyler Rebekah Hamilton announced she’ll be joining the Tigers in 2021.