Anastasiia Sorokina (middle) set a new Russian Junior Record at their National Championships in Kazan in the 400 IM.
The Louisville men and Virginia women lead after the first day of a two-day dual meet in Louisville.
Mallory Comerford won two individual events as the Louisville Cardinals topped Tennesee on the road.
Louisville made sure things weren’t close, after coming within a point of winning each of the past two years.
Senior Mallory Comerford leads a Louisville squad that returns every single swimmer from all five of last year’s NCAA relays.
Kliment Kolesnikov will lead-off the Russians in the mixed 400 free relay.
Mallory Comerford posted winning times of 1:59.38 and 59.87 in the 200 free and 100 fly.
Mallory Comerford posted the fastest split in the country this season going 2nd on Louisville’s 800 free relay.
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
4th seed Will Licon will not be swimming in tonight’s 100 breast final. He’ll instead turn his focus to the championship final of the 200 IM later in the session.
Who volunteered to make the biggest leap in our first Power Rankings after mid-season invites? Hint: they’ve got 4 sophomores in major NCAA scoring range, including the fastest 100 flyer in the nation.
The team scores for college men and women, club men and women, and combined for both show Louisville and Nation’s Capital to be the big team winners form the meet.
Swimmers are set to compete in finals of the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, and 4×100 free relay. The fastest heat of the women’s and men’s 1650 free will also be contested tonight and will open the session.
On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.