Top-seeded Simone Manuel won’t race this weekend as she deals with a non-COVID illness. She’s planning to return at the next Pro Swim Series stop in May.
The Cal Golden Bears look very strong this year, favored to put a stop to the Stanford win streak and compete for the NCAA title in March.
Freshman Kaitlyn Dobler earned a pair of wins in USC’s two-day season opener against UCLA & Arizona, the first time the Trojans hit in the pool since Pac-12s.
The time comes in just off Schlicht’s best of 3:40.14, which he swam at the 2019 NCAAs.
Arizona swimmers Brooks Fail and David Schlicht punched their NCAA tickets, and the Wildcat men and women lead the Antelopes after Day 1.
Stanford’s Allie Raab will look to sweep the breaststroke events after taking the 100 breast title last night. Teammate Zoe Bartel, however, is the top seed.
USC senior Louise Hansson, the reigning NCAA Champion and NCAA Record holder, will race for her 4th-straight Pac-12 title in tonight’s 100 fly final.
USC’s Laticia Transom, who put up the fastest split of the field in the 800 free relay, swims the individual 200 free today.
That’s the fastest relay split of her career, clipping the 45.87 she swam on the anchor of the 400 medley relay at the 2019 NCAA Championships.
The 2020 women’s Pac-12 Championships begin tonight in Federal Way with timed finals of the 800 free relay and 400 medley relay.
Swimmers like Alvin Jiang and Max McHugh continue to impress with nation-leading times during day 3 prelims at the 2019 Minnesota Invite.
Rhee went 50.66; her previous season-best was a 52.51 from three weeks ago, and she came close to her lifetime best of 50.36 from 2017.
The Arizona Swimming and Diving team took care of business this weekend while both the men and women swept Denver and Hawaii.
Day 3’s morning session will see prelims for the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
After two consecutive PAC-12 titles, the Stanford women are poised for another, but with a vastly different squad than we’re used to.