Phoebe Bacon won both the 100 and 200 backstroke as well as the 200 IM as the Wisconsin men and women defeated Northwestern on Saturday.
We continue to break new ground as the 75 free with fins evolves before our eyes. This evolution is courtesy of Andrew Zhang from Northwestern
Hosts Georgia tech dropped both women’s meets, and the men’s meet, while Northwestern came away with wins in all 3.
Olympic bronze medalist Federico Burdisso (above) led the Northwestern 200 medley relay to a new School Record. But they didn’t break just any record…
Indiana came away with decisive wins in both the men’s and women’s meets.
Angus went 58.92 in the 100 breast, slicing .04 off of her NU record from last season, which moves her to the #4 slot in the country this season.
Federico Burdisso, the Italian record-holder in the 200 fly, continues to have an immediate and seismic impact on the Northwestern program.
After taking the 100 back and 200 IM yesterday, Calypso Sheridan led NU to huge wins with victories in the 200 breast and 400 IM.
Not only did Sheridan set an individual Northwestern record in a non-primary stroke, but she helped a relay set a decade-old mark.
Northwestern won 3 of the 4 relays on day 1 of the TYR Invitational.
Brunzell went on to swim a 1:00.80 to win the 100 breast, posting great splits of 28.88 and 31.92.
Bacarizo joined the Wildcats mid-season last year; his 48.93 in the 100 back today was his quickest in-season time in the event, ever.
Northwestern men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams capped off the weekend by winning a combined 19 events en route to defeating Cincinnati at the Keating Aquatics Center.
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Sophomores Calypso Sheridan and Sophie Angus were key for the Wildcats.