Litherland was Georgia’s top competitor during a third-place team effort in the UGA Fall Invitational at Gabrielsen Natatorium.
Lynch led by a nail at the halfway mark, but was able to outpace Hoffer to stretch his lead up to a couple of tenths through the back half.
The third and final prelims session of the 2017 UGA Invite wrapped up this morning with the Cal Bears continuing to look dominant.
Gonzalez’s time was not only the fastest time in the NCAA thus far by 2 seconds, but also the fastest time done by any swimmer this year, topping Chase Kalisz’s 3:39.45 from Winter Nationals.
Cal, Michigan, and Georgia continue to duke it out at the UGA Invite, giving swim fans a preview of what’s to come at the NCAA Championships.
Murphy swept the butterflies, leading a 1-2 finish with teammate Mick Litherland both times.
Switkowski recorded five top-two finishes against No. 2 Texas and No. 6 Indiana.
The Georgia swimming and diving teams will open the Southeastern Conference portion of their schedule this week at Florida.
Freshman Murphy is a key player for Georgia in the butterflies this season. He swept his specialty against the Wildcats, clocking in with time of 48.19 and 1:47.11 in the 100 fly and 200 fly respectively.
WISCONSIN VS. GEORGIA Results Hosted by Wisconsin Thursday, October 19th 25 Yards Dual Meet Format FINAL TEAM SCORES WOMEN: UGA…
Freshman Courtney Harnish stepped up for UGA in the first home dual meet of her career. First, she won the 200 free, coming from behind with a 26.98 on the final 50 to beat teammate Meaghan Raab (1:48.45) with a winning time of 1:47.71.
Rafael Domeyko is hitting the road this NCAA swimming season to photograph school’s around the country. In his third installment of the “Rafael On The Road” series is Georgia.
Wedneday brought a first look at some of the key freshmen players for the Bulldogs this season.
All-in-all, the Bulldogs have some weak spots, but their depth in the IMs and distance freestyles should help them significantly at SECs and NCAAs.
Junior world record-breaking IMer Brandonn Almeida is a big international pickup for South Carolina, highlighting a tightly-bunched group of teams ranked 9-12.