Day 2 featured tight races in the 200 freestyles, and men’s 100 fly.
NC State will likely move in Coleman Stewart on their 400 free relay after going the fastest time in history in the prelims.
In an intense 100 breast battle, only .07 seconds separated the top 3, ranging from 1:00.58 to 1:00.65.
Day 4 prelims at 2018 NCAA Division III Women’s Championships.
Day 4 prelims of 2018 NCAA Division III Men’s Championships.
Breeja Larson went another lifetime best tonight.
Indiana leads a brutally-close team battle, and also has several event title contenders tonight: among them Ian Finnerty (pictured) in the 100 breast and Blake Pieroni in the 200 free.
Emory lowered the NCAA Division III Record in the 4×200 freestyle relay by 1.47 seconds on Friday night, swimming to victory in 7:13.51.
Day 3 finals will feature the 200 fly, 100 back, 100 breast, 1 meter diving, and 800 free relay.
KT Kustritz will be going for her own NCAA D3 record in the 100 breast after breaking the meet record this morning.
Denison sophomore KT Kustritz become the first woman to break 1 minute in the 100 breast in Division III with 59.77 on Friday.
Five teams are within 16 and a half points of one another for the NCAA crown at the moment, with today’s meet-high 7-event prelims session holding perhaps the most valuable key to securing a team championship.
Denison kept doing everything right on Day 3 of the 2018 NCAA Division III Championships.
Denison sophomore and KT Kustritz swam 1:00.63 in heats of the 100 breast, winning her heat by a body length and taking down the NCAA Division III Championship Meet Record of 1:00.85.
Williams had a strong showing in heats on Day 3 of the 2018 NCAA Division III Championships.