Reported by Lauren Neidigh.
2016 USA COLLEGE CHALLENGE
- Saturday, Nov 12 – Sunday, Nov 13, 2016
- Indiana University Natatorium, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN
- Short course yards format
- Start times: Saturday: 4:30 PM Eastern, Sunday: 11:30 AM Eastern
- Meet site
- Live stream
- Live results
USA Swimming’s inaugural College Challenge kicks continues this afternoon, as a mixed squad of veterans and youngsters representing the USA National Team will face a collection of top notch swimmers from the Big Ten Conference. You can watch the action live at the link above, but we’ll providing live updates throughout the afternoon, as well.
Following day 1, the USA National Team leads the Big Ten with a score of 185 to 111.
MEN’S 200 FREE:
The Big Ten came out on top again in the men’s 200 free, with Olympic gold medalist Blake Pieroni outpacingTeam USA’s Zane Grothe. Pieroni registered a winning time of 1:33.43, while Grothe earned another medal with a 1:34.83 for silver. Team USA’s Drew Kibler touched out the Big Ten’s Anze Tavcar for bronze, clocking a 1:35.33 to Tavcar’s 1:35.55.