Our top spot has gone back and forth between Cal and Texas all year, and this edition is no exception as the two trade their ranks from our most recent rankings.
Canadian junior star Taylor Ruck won’t make an appearance in the 50 free or 50 back tonight.
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
Jack Conger, Ryan Held, and Michael Andrew were among the swimmers to scratch an event ahead of day 1 finals.
The team scores for college men and women, club men and women, and combined for both show Louisville and Nation’s Capital to be the big team winners form the meet.
The final prelims session of the weekend will hold the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.
Day 3 of Winter Nationals kicks off with the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
Louisville standout Mallory Comerford will show off her range tonight in both the 50 free and 500 free. Comerford’s challengers in the 50 include fellow Louisville-based star Kelsi Worrell and former U.S. National teamer Margo Geer, who both broke 22 this morning.
Chase Kalisz will headline the men’s 200 IM on day 2 of U.S. Winter Nats.
U.S. Winter Nats kicks off tonight with the men’s and women’s 200 medley and 800 free relays.
Tennessee’s Micah Bohon, Erika Brown, and Tess Cieplucha led the way for the Volunteer women as they took down Louisville last Thursday.
Abbie Dolan was a key player in the win, bringing home 3 individual victories. In the 200 free, Dolan and Louisville’s NCAA champ Mallory Comerford were separated by just a hundredth.
Head coach Arthur Albiero’s son Nick will be an essential newcomer for Louisville this seaosn.
He beat the field by almost ten full seconds, touching at 3:47.99 for a season best.