One lucky swimmer from Kansas got a call from a very special hero of his last year.
Everyone works the bottom of their stroke, we reach, then push and propel ourselves forward. But we are dealing with two different elements while swimming, water and air.
The 50 free final will feature a showdown between Joseph Schooling and Jack Conger. This morning, Schooling tied Ian Crocker’s Big 12 Meet Record with a personal best 19.18, while Conger was just a nail behind in 19.20.
Manuel came out on top of a star-studded 50 free field, throwing down a 21.29 to keep the Cardinal winning streak alive.
Kei Hyogo of Yale broke a 37-year-old pool record when he won the consolation final of the 500 free in 4:16.71.
A highly anticipated showdown between Stanford’s Simone Manuel and Cal teammates Abbey Weitzeil and Farida Osman will take place in tonight’s 50 free final.
Ledecky obliterated the 500 free field, tearing through the water en route to a 4:25.15 victory.
2017 MEN’S B1G SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS When: Wednesday, February 22th to Saturday, February 25th | Prelims 11am | Finals 6:30pm…
Vini Lanza is the top 200 IM seed for IU tonight.
Schooling shot off the blocks, securing gold in a blazing 18.76. With that, he took down Jimmy Feigen’s former Big 12 Conference Record of 18.84 in the event.
Watch race video from Indiana’s wins in the 400 medley relay and 200 IM from the second night of the 2017 B1G Championships.
Cox dominated the field, touching in a blistering 1:52.82 to clip her own Big 12 Conference Record of 1:52.83, which she set back in December at this season’s Texas Invite.
Felix Auboeck is now the third-best performer ever in the conference, and at Michigan.
Shortly after the home crowd saw a Big 12 Record go down on the women’s side, Longhorn fans were in for another record-breaking swim in the men’s 500 free.
BIG EAST – MEN AND WOMEN Wednesday, February 22 – Saturday, February 25 Nassau Aquatic Center, East Meadow, NY (Eastern…