Mason picked up four wins over the course of the three-day meet.
Nianguo Liu posted a decisive win in the 200 free, breaking 1:40 for a 1:38.98, the 2nd fastest time in the Ivy League this Fall.
Columbia’s Nianguo Liu won the 200 free, marking himself as the only swimmer in the field to break 1:40.
There were also 4 other events in which the top finisher came within half a second of the meet record going into Saturday’s finals session.
Tri-Hampton YMCA’s David Curtiss won the men’s 50 free tonight at the 2018 YMCA Short Course National Championships, posting a personal best of 19.75.
Columbia won the 400 free relay, the last event, by .06 seconds to beat Navy by 2 points in the overall score.
The Brown women’s team beat out Columbia in the final event to secure the team win by 6 points.
Bucknell vs Columbia (Men)/Bucknell vs James Madison (Women) Sunday, January 14th Kinney Natatorium, Lewisburg, PA Short course yards Results Team…
Orr is now tied with Indiana’s Doc Counsilman for the #3 winningest division 1 coach with 321 dual meet wins.
Freshman ran the show at Penn vs Columbia, winning 8 of 14 individual events.
Brea Aquatics’ Kenisha Liu stormed to two more victories in La Mirada tonight, taking the 200 IM and 50 free.
Albert Gwo Mountain View, Calif (Los Altos High School) Best times: 19.90 – 50 free 44.05 – 100 free 48.49…
Former top-20 recruit in the class of 2016 Albert Gwo is set to join Columbia University after sitting out what would have been his freshman year in the NCAA.
2012 Olympian Breeja Larson won three events in front of a home crowd to highlight the College Station Speedo Sectional meet. Larson has stayed busy as she continues her pro career. Now competing for NYAC, she won three events. Larson was 57.91 to win the 100 breast, 2:04.71 for the 200 breast title and 49.74 to take the 100 freestyle.
The Bears will be capitalizing off a very talented freshman class this season, and look like they’ve got a ton of depth for the relays.