The return of Yost, Gaziev, and Clark provides Ohio State with a solid veteran foundation, but the Buckeyes have question marks headed into 2023-24.
German backstroke specialist Cornelius Jahn was initially announced as one of seven signees for Ohio State’s 2023 recruiting class back in November.
Ohio State freshman Mason Edmund moved himself into a possible NCAA Championship qualifying position on Sunday at the team’s Last Chance meet.
Both the Ohio State men and women dominated the Tim Welsh invite, with the Buckeye women putting up a pair top two times nationally in the free relays.
It was the first time the Ohio State men have beat Michigan on the road since 1951 and the first time the Buckeye women have ever won in Ann Arbor.
The final morning session of the Ohio State Invite will feature the prelims of the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
The Buckeyes take a hit with some key losses, but they’ve got plenty of talent remaining as they aim for a 4th-straight top 10 finish.
Brown’s best time places her at #54 in the US 15-16 age group of all-time. Brown won the event by over four seconds.
Indiana’s Brendan Burns (above) will swim in both the 200 back and 200 fly finals on Saturday as the Hoosiers hope to hold off Ohio State.
Indiana has a slight lead over Ohio State as they battle for the 2022 Men’s B1G Championship. 2x defending champion Michigan sits in third place.
Michigan fell to Ohio State in a dual meet on Friday night, where the Buckeyes won an eye-popping 13 of 16 events, including both relays in dominant wins.
New Zealand baskstroker/IMer Thomas Watkins has opted to swim for The Ohio State University next fall.
Jay Johnson from Ohio’s Hudson High School and Hudson Explorer Aquatic Team will remain in-state for his collegiate swimming career after his verbal commitment to the Buckeyes.
Chachi Gustafson of Shaker Heights High School and Shaker Sharks has elected to swim for The Ohio State University beginning in 2019-20.