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Gaines Doubles As Kentucky Women, Missouri Men Split 2020 Mizzou Invite

Kentucky’s Riley Gaines won the 100 free and the 200 fly on the final night of the Mizzou Invite, helping the Kentucky women to a decisive victory.

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Kentucky Women, Missouri Men Lead Going Into Final Session of Mizzou Invite

Missouri men maintain their lead going into the final session while the Kentucky women have broadened their lead insurmountably over Arkansas and Mizzou.

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Patton’s 51.8 100 Breast, Kovac’s 45.0 100 Fly Highlight Day 2 of Mizzou Invite

Ben Patton and Danny Kovac, both of whom hit new PBs in morning prelims, knocked even more from their fresh best times tonight at the Mizzou Invite.

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Mizzou Invite Day 2 Prelims: Danny Kovac Goes PR 45.17 100 Fly

The junior eclipses his old best of 45.29, the time he swam at the 2020 SEC Championships to take the conference title.

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Mizzou Men Produce 3:06.35 in 400 Medley Relay on Day 2 of 2020 Mizzou Invite

The Missouri men produced a 3:06.35 in the 400 medley relay, among the fastest times in the country this season, on day 2 of the Mizzou Invite.

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2020 Mizzou Invite Day 1 Prelims Recap: Danny Kovac Nears Best Time in 200 IM

Mizzou was dominant in the first session of racing at the 2020 Mizzou Invite, and junior Danny Kovac was only 0.06 off his lifetime best in the 200 IM.

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Mizzou Continues Winning Streak With 2 Separate Dual Meets: Arkansas and MSU

As the Mizzou women battled Arkansas, Sarah Thompson won the 100 free and 100 fly, events that were once dominated by recent Arkansas grad Anna Hopkin.

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Thompson’s 51.9 100 Back, Kovac’s 46.0 100 Fly Highlight Mizzou’s Win Over TCU

Thompson, who came within a second of her lifetime best, would’ve made the 2019 NCAA B-final in the 100 back with her time today.

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Hopkin 21.19 in 50 Free as Sprinters Dazzle on Night 2 of Mizzou Invite

Arkansas senior Anna Hopkin is now the fourth-best performer ever in the 50 free, and her time of 21.19 tonight is the seventh-best performance ever.

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Anna Hopkin Blasts 21.48 50 FR, Danny Kovac 45.81 100 Fly at Mizzou Invite

Anna Hopkin went on to post a lifetime best in the 50 free en route to taking the top seed for tonight over Thompson and Hynes respectively.

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Ben Patton Blasts 1:46.7 200 IM at Kansas 5-1A State Championships

Wichita Heights picked up its third Kansas 5-1A Boy’s State Swimming & Diving title Saturday, February 16th, at the Capitol Federal Natatorium in Topeka, KS. Also the team champions in 2015 and 2017, Wichita Heights did not win a single event Saturday, relying on its depth for the victory instead.

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Erica Sullivan Hits 15:36 1650 FR, Slots in at #3 All-Time for 17-18s

Her time of 15:36.52 ranks her 3rd all-time in the 17-18 age group, behind only Katie Ledecky and Katie Hoff.

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4x Kansas HS State Champion Ben Patton Verbals to Mizzou

Patton has won two Kansas HS titles in the 200 IM and two in the 100 back.

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Kansas Boy’s High School State Championships Recap: 6A & 5-1A

Topeka’s Capitol Federal Natatorium hosted two State Championship meets last weekend to wrap up yet another season of Kansas boy’s high school swimming.

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MP Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming – 12/20/2017

Check out our Weekly Wonders for the weekend of December 15-17, 2017.

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