ASU superstar Leon Marchand had a great performance in the men’s 150 breast, swimming a 1:24.25.
The ASU men and Georgia women swept their tri-meet with Missouri, with Marchand 3-3 in his events and the Georgia women winning all but 3 events.
Rising junior Luca Urlando (above) dominated butterfly and IM events for Georgia last season. He also crushed the NCAA 100 back record on a relay lead-off.
For the first time in 3 years, Olivia Bray set a lifetime best in the 200 back on day 2 of U.S Nats–one of several swims on the day you may have missed.
Alabama’s Rhyan White comes in as the favorite in the women’s 200 back as Alabama battles with Georgia and Kentucky for a likely second place team finish.
Tennessee’s Jordan Crooks will have all eyes on him in the men’s 100 freestyle after becoming the fastest freshman in the 50 free earlier in the meet.
Auburn hosted SEC opponent Georgia for a men’s and women’s dual meet this past Friday, dropping both meets to the Bulldogs.
The Georgia Bulldogs had their second-highest finish in program history at last year’s NCAA Championship meet, but the graduation of two key pieces will force some creativity to maintain that spot this year.
Sam Powe, whose backstroke times are already knocking on the A-final door at SECs, will join the Georgia Bulldogs next fall.
Clayton Whetstine will move from the Norfolk Academy Bulldogs to the Georgia Bulldogs in the fall of 2022.
SwimAtlanta, Dynamo, Athens Bulldogs, Columbus Aquatic Club, and Spartans Aquatic Club were among the top performers at GA Senior States.
With two days left of competition at U.S. Olympic Trials Wave I, this morning’s prelims session features the 400 freestyle, 100 butterfly and 200 backstroke.
Trials USA Ad Omaha si è conclusa la terza mattina di batterie di qualifica della Wave I. I primi due delle Finali A avanzeranno alla Wave II
The last AM men’s prelims session will feature the 200 IM (top seed Caio Pumputis), 200 back (top seed Ryan Murphy), and 100 free (top seed Caeleb Dressel).
Top seed Josh Prenot and No. 4 seed Andrew Wilson have scratched out of the 200 breast final. At the same time, Talia Bates chose the 100 BK over the 50 FR.