Matt Grevers of Tucson Ford at start of 50 free prelims.
In the first event of the day, world record holder Dana Vollmer returned to the pool after a 2 year hiatus. Following the World Championships in 2013, Vollmer was absent from competition, despite never officially retiring.
Katie McLaughlin secured a big win over a tough field in the women’s 200m freestyle final, sporting a 1:57.55 at the touch to give her the win by over a second and a half.
Cal’s Chuck Katis explains advantage of training with Cal over Harvard
Cal’s Ryan Murphy took down Ryan Lochte’s American record in the 200 backstroke to highlight a dramatic conclusion to the men’s NCAA Championships.
With tonight’s 3rd-place 200 back finish, David Nolan has never finished outside the top 4 in an individual event at the NCAA Championships.
2015 Men’s NCAA Championships Day 2 Finals: Cordes 4-peats 100 breast, Licon knocks off Kalisz in 400 IM
Arizona’s Kevin Cordes finished his college career undefeated at the NCAA Championships in the 100 breast, winning his fourth consecutive title on night 2.
Video produced by Coleman Hodges. Reported by Jared Anderson. CAL HIGHLIGHTS DAY 2 WITH FIRST-EVENT PRELIM AMERICAN RECORD After losing…
2015 Men’s NCAA Championships Thursday, March 26 – Saturday, March 28 University of Iowa, Iowa City Prelims 11AM/Finals 7PM (Central…
Cal broke an American record to open the prelims session, but Texas is powering away with the team title, courtesy of Jack Conger and the team’s absurdly loaded butterfly group.
Video produced by Coleman Hodges. Reported by Jared Anderson. 100 BREASTSTROKE – PRELIMS NCAA – 50.04 – Kevin Cordes, Arizona…
California Busts 200 Medley Relay American Record In Prelims; Katis Swims Fastest 50 Breaststroke Split In History
After breaking the American record last night in the 400 medley relay last night with Stubblefield as the anchor, the…
Ryan Murphy Breaks Lochte’s NCAA Record Leading Off 400 Medley Relay; Cal Finishes 2nd With New American Record
Ryan Murphy ran away from the field, leading off the 400 medley relay with an impressive 100 backstroke time of…
For the second time in a week, a Pac-12 athlete has broken the hallowed 1:40 barrier in an event some though was impossible. Then: Missy Franklin in the 200 free. Now: David Nolan in the 200 IM.
Cordes hasn’t been close to his American and NCAA record time of 50.04 this season, sporting a time of 52.04 heading into the meet. All season, Cordes has been around a 52-flat. He won his third straight 100 breaststroke PAC 12 title earlier this month en route to a 52.18.