SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the exciting day 4 prelims action.
ASU’s Cierra Runge was once the NCAA Record holder in the 500 freestyle, but tonight she’s looking for her first NCAA title in the event.
Cal freshman Izzy Ivey will compete in her first ever NCAA individual event in prelims of the 200 IM.
The final prelims session of the meet features the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
See how British swimmers such as Anna Hopkin fared in their respective college conference championships debuts.
Weitzeil also won the 200 free today against UCLA.
Anna Hopkin hails from Great Britain, but has been making the most of her stateside home of the University of Arkansas.
After swimming the fastest time in the country this morning in the 500 free, Cal’s Andrew Seliskar will contest the men’s 200 IM final on night 1 of the Georgia Fall Invite.
Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil blasted the #1 time in the country in the women’s 50 free at day 1 prelims of the Georgia Fall Invite.
Freshman Ema Rajic swept the breaststrokes, and she was within two seconds of her 200 breast PR with a 2:15.45.
Katie McLaughlin set a new PB in the 50 free and won the 100 free in 48.7 as the Cal women won their first dual of the season against Utah.
Katie McLaughlin was 1:57.33 in the 200 fly, and Weitzeil dropped 22.17/48.78 in the sprint frees.
Amy Bilquist will be of huge importance to the Golden Bears as she enters her senior season.
Julia Menkhaus is a big reason why UVA slides in at #11 on the top incoming NCAA classes rankings.
Mehdy Metella posted the 16th-fastest 100 free time of the season so far, going 48.76 to win in Marseille.