Tennessee has one of the nation’s most loaded sprint groups (complete with dominant relays), but graduated its best backstroker and breaststroker, leaving a roster with a high ceiling but a few key question marks.
Michael Andrew dominated the men’s 50 free prelims at the Atlanta Classic in 22.10.
Stanford’s Katie Ledecky (500 free), Simone Manuel (50 free), and Ella Eastin (200 IM) are chasing their own records today as the Cardinal swimmers hold the NCAA Records in all 3 individual races.
Look out for Florida’s Caeleb Dressel in the 200 IM and Tennessee’s fast-rising Erika Brown in the 50 free.
For the next five days, the Greensboro Aquatic Center with host the nation’s top YMCA swimmers.
Sarasota’s Austin Katz continues his dominance at the 2017 YMCA Short Course Nationals.
Emily Sykes is the latest verbal commit to the strong and deep Tennessee class of 2021.
Tjasa Pintar, a member of the 2016 Slovenian Olympic Team, has given a verbal commitment to the University of Tennessee for 2017-18.
Alexis Yager of Rosary High School and Academy Bullets Swim Club has verbally committed to swim at the University of Tennessee beginning with the 2017-18 season.
Amanda Nunan just made a verbal commitment to the Volunteers, where her Seahawks teammate Colleen Callahan, is a senior.
Bailey Grinter, who swims for Edwardsville High School and Edwardsville YMCA in Edwardsville, Illinois, has given her verbal commitment to the University of Tennessee for the 2017-18 season.
Presenting our list of Weekly Wonders for the weekend of July 29-31, 2016.
Michael Andrew lowered two Sectional Records in the Friday finals session of the 2016 Central Section Region VIII Championship at Mizzou.
Rosary had not won since 2009, but they were the runner-up last year.
Michael Andrew moved up in the all-time 15-16 rankings in both the 200 IM and 50 free with his new lifetime bests from the Central Section Region VIII Championship Meet hosted by Columbia Swim Club.