The battle for #1 is heating up, with at least three teams in contention, and our staff is split across the top of the NCAA.
Kibler won the 200 free after coming back on reigning NCAA champion Townley Haas.
There were 18 performances from the meet that rank in the top 10 nationally this season
Freshman longhorn Charlie Scheinfeld, who had a field best 24.2 breaststroke split in the 200 medley relay, seems to be adjusting well to college life in Austin
Vini Lanza swam lights out as the Indiana men cruised to comfortable victories over Texas and Florida.
Joanna Evans won a pair of events on the opening night of the Texas/Florida/Indiana meet.
Eddie Reese and the Texas Longhorns have reloaded the roster for a run at a 5th consecutive NCAA title.
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15-year-old Andrew Dai (Wheaton Swim Club) took the men’s 200 fly with a new best time of 2:05.22, shedding .4 seconds off his previous best.
Liam Hutchinson, who won the 200 and 800 free, also took the men’s 400 free in 3:59.52.
14 year old Kayleigh Lovell (Academy Bullets) dropped a massive best time of 8:56.84 to claim victory in the women’s 800 free.
Next week’s Irish Open will see a young, swift American contingency compete against its nation’s best.
The final night og the meet will feature the 50 back, 200 IM, 1650, 50 free, and 400 medley relay.
Tonight’s final features the 100 back, women’s 500 free, men’s 100 free, 200 breast, and 100 fly.
There were 14 meet records broken at the 2018 Illinois Swimming SCY Senior Champs meet, with Grace Ariola breaking 6 individual records and being a part of 1 relay record.