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.
After opting out of the 400 IM, Texas A&M’s Sydney Pickrem will swim the 200 breast. Meanwhile, the men of Mizzou and Florida will be racking up finalists in the tight race for the 2019 title.
Live Finals of Day 4 of the SEC Championships. The Florida and Mizzou men are only separated by 11 points after last night while the Texas A&M women have a 57-point lead on the Florida women.
The Missouri and Florida men are neck-and-neck heading into the 4th day of the 2019 SEC Championships.
The 2019 SEC Championships are shaping up to be quite the battle in both men’s and women’s competition, and the Texas A&M men appear to have a good chance to join their women as team championships this year.
Led by NCAA title contender (in multiple events) Erika Brown, Tennessee’s women could be on a path to their first-ever SEC title.
Alaya Smith of Rockwall Aquatic Center of Excellence has verbally committed to Texas A&M’s class of 2024.
Claire Rasmus hit the wall first in both of her individual events on Saturday for A&M.
Haas is now just inside the world top 15 with that time.
Texas senior Tate Jackson had a great swim in the 100 free, winning it in 49.20, which is the third-best time amongst Americans this season.
The sophomore distance specialist won the 200 and 500 free, going 1:48.88 in the 200 to edge out teammate Sydney Pickrem (1:49.23) and then going 4:53.25 to take the 500 free.
Lilly King closed her 200 breast preliminary in a blazing 29.59, faster than she did in the 100 final last night.
Bobo sliced over three seconds from his previous best.
Host Texas A&M leads on both the men’s and women’s sides of the competition after the first day of the 2018 Art Adamson Invitational.
It’s Aggie Nation, and the hosts Texas A&M look to dominate their own mid-season invite this week.