Sophomore Jakub Ksiazek broke the Florida State Record in the men’s 200 yard freestyle on Saturday at the Georgia Tech Invite.
Anchored by a 21.88 split from freshman Talia Bates (above), the Florida women hit the NCAA automatic invite time in the women’s 200 free relay on Friday.
After back-to-back weekends at home, the Florida State swimming and diving teams will hit the road to face Georgia Tech on Saturday.
Pitt’s Blaise Vera along with Florida State’s Joshua Davidson, Aryanna Fernandes and Molly Carlson were honored as ACC swimmers and divers of the week.
The Florida State women picked up their first win of the season, besting Minnesota 186.5-111.5, while the men topped the Gophers 197-103.
Fernandes will come in much faster than any butterflier on FSU’s 2018-19 roster.
Day 3’s morning session will see prelims for the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
Cole Pratt of the Cascade Swim Club set a new Canadian 15-17 age group record in the 200 back on the final of the Ontario Junior International meet in Toronto.
16-year-old Joshua Liendo broke the Canadian 15-17 Age Group Record that had stood since 2009 in the men’s 50 freestyle in Toronto.
The Utah Utes broke 3 new school records Saturday night at the Minnesota Invite, led by Daniel McArthur’s 1:41.38 in the 200 backstroke.
Utah breaststroker Andrew Britton was involved in two school records on Friday: one individually, and one as part of a relay.
Day one prelims of the 2018 Minnesota Invite featured strong swims from Utah, including a 1:44.82 in the 200 IM by Daniel McArthur.
The Utah men’s swimming and diving team captured 11 events en route to an easy victory at UNLV on Friday, while the women bested the Rebels 147-96.
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