Pickrem took off on the breaststroke leg and continued to push ahead as she finished in 1:53.38. That was just 8 hundredths shy of her lifetime best.
Siobhan Haughey’s Michigan Wolverines are one of two teams making big leaps into our top 5.
With such a close dual on Friday between the Longhorns and the Aggies, Beryl Gastaldello walks us through the emotions of the meet
The Aggies did something they haven’t done in 55 years when they faced the reigning NCAA champion Longhorns in dual meet action: They came out on top.
The Aggies won all of the individual freestyle races on the women’s side, with freshman standout Haley Yelle impressing in the distance events.
Jones led the Wildcats in a 1-2-3 sweep of both the 500- and 1,650-yard freestyle events vs. Eastern Michigan.
Beryl Gastaldello picked up two individual wins as Texas A&M completed their sweep of Notre Dame on Saturday.
Bethany Galat had two individual wins as Texas A&M dominated day 1 against Notre Dame and MSU.
The Aggies are loaded in breaststroke and IM, thanks in large part to Canadian star Sydney Pickrem.
Marie WATTEL empoche un deuxième titre, à l’open des USA, celui du 100 mètres papillon, après celui du 100 mètres libre.
La française Mélanie Henique a battu le record national sur le 50 mètres papillon lors de la demi-finale à Budapest, en 25.63.
On Friday, Mélanie Henique broke the French national record in the 50m butterfly en route to qualifying third for Saturday’s final.
Check out the live recap for day 6 prelims in Budapest.
24.43 in a 50 butterfly for women is kind of ridiculous, and it’s astounding how much faster Sjöström has been compared to the next-best competitor.
The Americans will likely only have the Aussies to deal with in their quest to defend the world title in the mixed free relay.