Shaine Casas will race for the SEC title in the 200 IM final as the Texas A&M men fight to stay on top of the day 2 rankings.
All-American junior Courtney Harnish of Georgia is chasing back-to-back SEC Championships title in the women’s 500 free.
The Tennessee men and women swept Florida for the first time ever. Amanda Nunan set a new school record for the Volunteers.
The Tennessee women defeated Georgia in the Gabrielsen Natatorium for the first time. The Georgia men handed Tennessee their first loss of the season.
Tras un encuentro con jóvenes nadadores de su país, la chilena ganó la medalla plateada en los 1500 libre de las Pro Swim Series, con otro índice olímpico.
Pan Ams champion Will Licon seeks his 2nd win of the meet in the 200 IM. Licon, who won the 200 breast, will battle with junior star Carson Foster tonight.
Andrew Seliskar is slated to swim the 200 fly. Last night, Seliskar had the fastest swim of anyone in the 100 fly, but he put up that time in the B final.
In tonight’s race, Sullivan led the field in 8:29.75, just under 4 seconds shy of her lifetime best from the FINA World Cup in August.
Brown also led off Tennessee’s B 200 free relay at the end of the meet, clocking a 22.23 after having swum two 100 backs, the 100 breast, and the 500 free.
The Tennessee Volunteers have loaded up on mid-to-distance freestylers in the classes of 2020 and 2021, and grabbed another this week in Summer Eaker.
Following Tennessee’s victory over Virginia, the Vols and Lady Vols head back out on the road to square off with Louisville on Thursday.
A lot of Tennessee’s success will run through Erika Brown, who will be a contender for three individual NCAA titles once again in her senior year.
Tonight sets the stage for the final session of the 2019 SEC Championships in Athens, Georgia, where swimmers will compete in the 1650 free, 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 400 free relay.
The Tennessee men split their meet with Texas and Auburn on Saturday, dropping a close meet to the defending national champion Longhorns and coming out with a win over the SEC rival Tigers. On the women’s side, Tennessee beat Auburn as well.
Tennessee has one of the nation’s most loaded sprint groups (complete with dominant relays), but graduated its best backstroker and breaststroker, leaving a roster with a high ceiling but a few key question marks.