The Longhorn and Horned Frogs men jumped back into the pool Saturday for some 50m timed trials the day after facing off in a more traditional dual meet.
The Longhorns’ distance stars shone bright, as Luke Hobson and David Johnston put up the two fastest 1000 free times this season in Austin.
One week after announcing his official move to Austin, Casas made his Longhorn debut at the Eddie Reese Invite, racing the 150 back/150 fly/50 free.
The NCAA has released videos for all of the Men’s races from the 2021 NCAA Swimming Championship on their YouTube channel. You can view them all here.
Carson Foster is one of five Longhorns who hold the top time in the country at the midway point of the 2021-22 NCAA season.
Corbeau took down Max McHugh and Reece Whitley, establishing the top time in the country in the process.
Swim fans are in store for a bevy of great races tonight in Minnesota as the annual Minnesota Invite closes out with its last session.
After winning the men’s 50 free and 100 back earlier in the meet, Cam Auchinachie will look to keep the momentum rolling today in the 100 free.
The Texas Longhorns closed out last night’s finals session with the fastest midseason 200 free relay time ever, a 1:15.49.
There were 4 or 5 men in this race at the final wall, but Texas’ Caspar Corbeau was the only man to swim a sub-27 second 50, winning in 50.79
The Longhorns had a strong showing in this morning’s prelims, and they hold the top seeds in 6 of the 10 individual events that will be raced tonight.
Minnesota’s Max McHugh will have a battle tonight in the men’s 100 breast, as Texas’ Caspar Corbeau is the top qualifier out of prelims.
Watch all of the men’s and women’s “A” finals at the 2021 Minnesota Invite, including a 4:09 in the 500 yard free from 18-year old Texas freshman Luke Hobson.
The Texas men have thrown down the gauntlet early, but there’s a ton of talent in the pool for the first full finals session of the 2021 Minnesota Invite.
University of Texas graduate senior Cameron Auchinachie dropped the first official sub-19 flat-start 50 free of the season in 18.94.