Irvine Novaquatics’O’Dell dropped a total of about 4.5 seconds in the 400 meter IM that the Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo for a time of 4:51.46.
Linnea Mack did not break 54.00 in the Olympic Trials final last week, but both of her 100 meter free times today would have made the U.S. Olympic team.
UNLV picked up a pair of wins on the night, beginning with a 1-2-3-4 finish in the 1650, led by an NCAA-qualifying performance by senior Vuk Celic.
UNLV opened up a decisive lead over the defending champions Air Force on the 2nd day of the 2021 WAC Champs.
UNLV got out to a hot start on the first night of the 2021 WAC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships, winning both the 200 medley and 800 free relays.
Due to a water main break, Thursday finals of the 2020 WAC Championships were cancelled. Yesterday’s prelims were scored as timed finals.
The UNLV men blew away the WAC Record in the 800 free relay. Ogi Maric dropped a second off his best to lead them off in 1:34.74.
UNLV standout Ogi Maric won a handful of events as the Rebel men and women earned victories in their home invitational to close out the fall.
The UNLV men and women swept Cal Baptist Saturday at the Lancer Aquatic Center. The Rebel women won 220 to 80, while the Rebel men won 168.5 to 125.5.
The UNLV men and women’s swim team wrapped up its home opener weekend with a dual meet sweep against CSU Bakersfield on Saturday.
Greek NAG record-holder Panagiotis Bolanos has committed to swim for University of Nevada at Las Vegas beginning in the fall of 2019.
4-sport high school athlete Jacob Keller has committed to swim for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Rebels beginning in the fall of 2019.
Hemmens will arrive in Las Vegas with only two years of eligibility remaining.
Freestyler Ogi Marić, who hails from Zagreb, Croatia, has announced he plans to swim for UNLV beginning in the fall of 2019.
James Tarquin (pictured above) and Christopher Mykkanen will swim for UNLV in the fall.