Indiana’s Blake Pieroni was back at it again on Saturday night at the 2017 Purdue Invitational.
Freestyle standout Blake Pieroni had one of the top swims of the night for the Hoosiers with his performance in the 200 free.
Purdue’s Kaersten Meitz took almost a full second off her best in the 500 free today with a big performance in front of the home crowd.
The No. 1-ranked Hoosier men topped both Notre Dame and Cincinatti at home, while the No. 9-ranked Hoosier women lost a heartbreaker to Notre Dame in the final 200 free relay.
Though Indiana doesn’t have the relays or the incoming classes that other NCAA programs have, its brute individual-event strength will keep it relevant in 2018.
Louisville’s Mallory Comerford won three events to lead the Cardinals over the Hoosier women by a score of 171-129.
Max Irwin swept the butterfly events as the Indiana men stayed perfect for the year, defeating Cincinnati 195-102.
Indiana’s Brooklynn Snodgrass (right) will lead the Hoosiers through a year of transition as they have big graduations, but also a fantastic incoming freshman class.
Both Brooke Zeiger (left) and Heidi Miller (right) find themselves in our 5th-8th ranked recruiting classes, Zeiger with Minnesota and Miller with Princeton.
Indiana coach Ray Looze is hitting his target with this impressive women’s class.
Indiana has had a very busy week in Swimming News and they add another commitment with Canada’s Kennedy Goss.
The Indiana women went out and filled a big need with their first verbal of the 2013 fall recruiting season.