Courtney Bartholomew nearly broke the American record in the 100 back mid-season. Can she fight off a resurgent Rachel Bootsma among others for a national title?
Courtney Bartholomew was all smiles at the ACC Championships, but that smile could be making American history in a few weeks given her conference performances.
Ray Looze’s bunch have about 50 points to make up, but lead the Big Ten in A and B finalists heading into the final night of the 2015 Big Ten Championships.
O Canada! Minnesota’s Kierra Smith is one of a number of Canadians currently dominating the Big Ten Conference Championship.
Minnesota freshman Brooke Zeiger blew out the 400 IM field to help Minnesota pad its points lead despite a 100 backstroke deficiency. The Gophers lead by 47 with one day to go.
IU’s Brooklynn Snodgrass was unstoppable, winning a big 100 back battle, but a Hoosier 400 medley relay DQ wiped out her other big swim and let the Golden Gophers expand their points lead.
Brooklynn Snodgrass is one of 6 IU Hoosiers set to score in the 100 backstroke, helping them lead all teams with 16 scoring swims locked down.
Gophers Smith, Hoosiers Snodgrass share B1G Swimmer of the Week award in preview of conference showdown
Oh, Canada! Two swimmers from the Great White North shared the women’s swimmer of the week title this week, and their teams will clash for the Big Ten title in just a few weeks.
Her multiple national records, success on the NCAA scene, medal performances at international meets, and the fact that she was able to swim best times at four different championship meets throughout the year are what made Brittany MacLean the perfect recipient for this Swammy award.
Cal’s Liz Pelton (right) and Missy Franklin (center) lead the NCAA with 4 individual “A” cuts each, and Rachel Bootsma (left) is also qualified.
Watch race videos from all women’s finals on Saturday night, including Katie Ledecky’s American record 1650 free.
Defending NCAA champ and U.S. Open record-holder Dylan Bosch will compete in his top event, the 200 fly, on day 4.
Indiana claimed the men’s and women’s titles at the Tennessee triangular, getting triple wins from two of its young freestylers.
Indiana swimming and diving continues a tough early nonconference schedule this Friday as it travels to Knoxville, Tennessee to take on Tennessee and Kentucky in a double dual meet.
The Michigan Wolverines are on the receiving end of a big shipment of Big Ten weekly awards after hosting the huge Quad meet this past weekend.