On the men’s side, ACC Champion Caio Pumputis and Darren Lim led the charge. Pumputis swept the breaststroke events, one of his specialties.
ACC Champion Caio Pumputis was nearly 3 seconds ahead of the field in the 200 free, setting the pace early on en route to a 1:36.85.
All-Americans Julie Meynen (Auburn) and Caio Pumputis (Georgia Tech) won doubles on Saturday. Pumputis also put up a lifetime best in the 100 fly.
On the final day of the 2019 Georgia Tech Invitational, Leah Braswell swam 15:47 in the 1650 free, which is the best time in the country by almost 10 seconds.
Sophomore Jakub Ksiazek broke the Florida State Record in the men’s 200 yard freestyle on Saturday at the Georgia Tech Invite.
Anchored by a 21.88 split from freshman Talia Bates (above), the Florida women hit the NCAA automatic invite time in the women’s 200 free relay on Friday.
Rematch! Erika Brown won two races against Kate Douglass in a dual meet earlier this year. They could meet up to three more times at the Tennessee Invite.
Alec Connolly flexed his sprint speed, claiming three wins in the 50 free (20.21), 100 free (44.16), and 200 free (1:37.28).
Florida State swept Georgia Tech on Saturday. In the process, Georgia Tech’s Christian Ferraro’s 200 fly time is now 4th in the NCAA thus far.
Justin Alderson has committed to swim for Georgia Tech beginning in fall 2020. Alderson stands to make strong contributions in the breaststroke and IM events.
The top two teams are clear. Everything after that… completely unpredictable. Our five voters take an opening shot at preseason Power Rankings.
The gold team outlasted the white team, 135-127, at the annual Georgia Tech swimming and diving White vs. Gold intrasquad meet on Friday.
Swedish national and junior national champion Wiggo Frohde has announced his verbal commitment to Georgia Tech for 2020-21.
The NCAA swim season is upon us, and it’s time for a time-honored tradition: SwimSwam’s staff predicting NCAA event champions half a year out.