Georgia took a bit hit with the loss of Gunnar Bentz and Jay Litherland, but a solid returning core plus one of the most intriguing prospects in the freshman class should keep the Bulldogs in the hunt for a top ten finish come NCAAs.
Four-time U.S. Open qualifier and jack-of-all-events Luke Durocher of Nation’s Capital Swim Team has verbally committed to swim for the Georgia Bulldogs as part of the Class of 2022.
All-in-all, the Bulldogs have some weak spots, but their depth in the IMs and distance freestyles should help them significantly at SECs and NCAAs.
True Sweetser scratched the 400 free B final tonight.
Cody Miller has scratched out of the men’s 200 breast. He was coming in as the 6th seed.
Clark Smith is primed for an international breakout this summer, and the 800 free could prove to be the perfect event for him.
Jay Litherland will be back in action today at the Santa Clara Pro Swim after an impressive double last night with wins in the 400 IM and 200 free.
After a strong swim in the 400 IM on day two, Chase Kalisz will look to win two more events tonight in the 200 fly and 200 IM. He was the only swimmer to put up a time under 2:00 in the 200 fly in prelims.
Swimmers and divers from 23 different schools are set to compete in Athens, Georgia, at the 2017 Bulldog Invitation, in an effort to achieve or lower their NCAA qualifying times.
Freestyler Joshua Fulcher becomes the first local addition to the Georgia men’s Class of 2021, which is now bursting with mid-to-long distance freestyle talent.
OT Qualifier in the 1,500 meter freestyle Greg Reed has given his verbal commitment to swim for the University of Georgia Bulldogs.
Georgia boasts both of Team USA’s Olympic 400 IMers: Jay Litherland (left) and silver medalist Chase Kalisz (right), returning from a redshirt season.
Sean Grieshop (above) split a strong 1:36.30 to help Nitro set the new record.
Bronte and Cate Campbell are two of the deadliest sprinters in the world right now.
Texas state champion Ben Walker has given his verbal agreement to the University of Georgia’s class of 2020.