Minnesota has extreme highs, including elite distance, breaststroke, & diving, but also some major holes. A young roster will look for a program-best finish.
The swim took roughly 4 seconds off her previous mark, and qualified her for the Olympic Trials next Summer.
Skirboll won the first event of the meet, the women’s 200 IM, clocking a 2:19.15 to break 2:20 for the first time in her career.
Lindsey Kozelsky and Chantal Knack won multiple events for the Gopher women as Bowen Becker and Max McHugh continued their strong starts to the season for the men.
In addition to the coaching staff, 3 current and former USA Swimming Open Water National Team members, including the defending World Champion in the 5k Ashley Twichell (above), will attend.
Daniel Hein (Mizzou) won the men’s 200 back, posting a 2:03.21, exactly half a second off his personal best of 2:02.71.
Gyurta is a two-time European Champion and 2010 World Championships bronze medalist.