Gabriel Jett will be one of many key players for the Cal men this season as they seek a national title defense. For now, we’re picking them to do so.
Despite the losses, it looks like IU is in a stronger position this season than they were last season.
Andrew Capobianco, Mikey Calvillo, Jack Franzman, and Van Mathias will each be returning for a 5th season with the Hoosiers.
A full recap of the results, records and top point scorers from the 2022 Men’s NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships.
Michigan’s Maggie MacNeil was named Women’s Swimmer of the Year, while Indiana’s Brendan Burns earned the men’s award.
2020 Olympic medalists Andrew Capobianco, Michael Hixon, Jessica Parratto, Delaney Schnell and Krysta Palmer are among the Tier One Divers.
Awards were announced for the men’s and women’s swimmer, coach, diver, and diving coach of the year for the 2021-22 season by the CSCAA.
Texas A&M’s Kurtis Mathews, who won the 1-meter diving event on Thursday night, led Friday’s preliminary round of 3-meter diving with 447.30 points.
Texas scored 83 diving points en route to the NCAA title last season, but didn’t put any men into the top-16 in the 1-meter event on Thursday.
Reigning NCAA champion Andrew Capobianco was one of three Indiana men and six total divers who qualified for NCAAs at the Zone C Championships.
Indiana’s Burns picked up the award after sweeping his individual events in the 100 back (44.31), 200 back (1:39.34) and 200 fly (1:39.81).
The Indiana Hoosiers have won their 4th Big Ten Championship in the last 6 seasons and are set up well for a big run at NCAAs next month.
Indiana’s Brendan Burns (above) will swim in both the 200 back and 200 fly finals on Saturday as the Hoosiers hope to hold off Ohio State.
With Ohio State leading after Thursday’s finals, athletes will compete in the 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, 3-meter, and 200 free relay.
Michigan’s Jake Mitchell will have his work cut out for him if he hopes to defend his B1G title in the 500 free, having qualified seventh in the prelims.