Purdue’s Tyler Downs won the men’s 1-meter at the Zone C Championships on Tuesday, leading a quartet of Boilermakers who have earned NCAA qualifiation.
Reigning NCAA champion Andrew Capobianco was one of three Indiana men and six total divers who qualified for NCAAs at the Zone C Championships.
NCAA Record holder in the 100 butterfly, Maggie MacNeil will battle it out in the event tonight at the B1G Women’s Championships.
Tomer Frankel and Jack Franzman of Indiana both swam NCAA B cuts during Friday’s dual meet against Cincinnati. The Hoosier men and women swept Cincinnati.
Indiana’s Brendan Burns picked up two individual wins in the 200 fly and 200 back as the Hoosier men topped Northwestern.
Indiana came away with decisive wins in both the men’s and women’s meets.
Two-time defending 1-meter champion Sarah Bacon sat quietly in second place for most of qualifying, but smashed a 61-point final dive to take 1st.
The Virginia Cavaliers continue to lead the way into NCAAs, led by five top-ranked relays and a dominant roster from top to bottom.
Texas leads all women’s teams with four qualified divers and 9 total event entries. But Purdue and Indiana should also score big on the boards.
Indiana University freshman Anne Fowler won the 3-meter diving title today, her second win of the Zone C meet. IU added two women’s divers to NCAAs.
Indiana’s Andrew Capobianco blew out the field, but Ohio State managed to qualify three divers for NCAAs on day 1 of the Zone C Diving Championships.
Ohio State’s depth took them to their first Big Ten title in years last season, but Michigan is deeper this time around. Also– what say Northwestern?
Bacon was named both the Women’s Swimmer and Freshman of the Week after earning three wins against Minnesota and Purdue in her first meet as a Badger.
The Hoosier men were hard to stop, powered by a triple from sophomore Brendan Burns. The IU women’s breaststrokers were a strong point as they also won.
Indiana junior Jack Franzman and Michigan junior Olivia Carter have been named the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Swimmers of the Week.