Senior Blaise Vera’s season best 50 free was one of the event wins that led Pitt to decisive victories on their men’s side by 123 points and women’s by 87.
Pitt dominated Saturday’s long-course meters swimming meet and also swept all four diving events against Duquesne, Villanova and Youngstown State.
Florida 3A sprint champion Wesley Kephart will swim for Pitt in 2020-21.
In their 2nd-to-last regular season meet of the year, Blaise Vera contributed to 3 of the 4 School Record-breaking swims on Saturday.
Now, he’s gone sub-20 four times in late 2018, and this was just .05 off of his PR from the Ohio State Invite– it’s also just his fifth time under 20 seconds.
Regional rivals Pitt and West Virginia will meet in a swimming & diving dual meet for the 25th consecutive season on Saturday at the University of Pittsburgh’s Trees Pool.
The University of Pittsburgh swimming & diving programs begin their 2018-19 campaigns this Saturday when the Panthers face Florida State and Georgia Tech in an Atlantic Coast Conference tri-meet at FSU’s Morcom Aquatics Center in Tallahassee, Fla.
Pitt won a combined 28 of 32 events en route to beating the Big Red in the men’s and women’s meets.
The Pitt swimming & diving teams used dominating swimming performances to defeat Miami, Michigan State and James Madison in a quad meet on Friday evening at Trees Pool.
The University of Pittsburgh men’s swimming and diving team has just added a pair of Hungarian swimmers to its class of 2021: Armin Remenyi and Bence Szucsik.