All-American Emma Barksdale and distance specialist Kate Sanderson led the way for the Gamecock women yesterday against the visiting ECU Pirates.
North Carolina’s Sophie Lindner won three times as the Tar Heels swept the Gamecocks.
American Record holder Caeleb Dressel will be chasing his own record in the 100 free with a shot at going 3-for-3 in American Records in his individual events here.
Look out for Florida’s Caeleb Dressel in the 200 IM and Tennessee’s fast-rising Erika Brown in the 50 free.
South Carolina nearly swept East Carolina in dual meet action on January 13th.
Alabama’s Robert Howard became the first man to go sub-42 in the 100 free this season at the Georgia Tech Invite.
Alabama’s Luke Kaliszak threw down a 45.85 100 back at the Georgia Tech Invite.
Kaersten Meitz swept the 200, 500 and 1000 freestyle as Purdue swept South Carolina on Thursday.
Fynn Minuth is part of the South Carolina distance crew that will grow with an impressive incoming class.
Kevin Litherland blasted a 15:10.93 to lead the afternoon heats of the men’s 1500 free.
Wisconsin’s Matt Hutchins uncorked a 14:31 to lead the afternoon heats of the mile, while top-10 running teams Florida, NC State and Stanford each put swimmers into guaranteed scoring position.
The men’s 200 breast is one of the top races to watch, with Auburn’s defending SEC champ Michael Duderstadt, Missouri’s Fabian Schwingenschlogl, Alabama’s Anton McKee, and South Carolina’s Nils Wich-Glasen contending.
Rusch swept the sprints, posting a rapid 22.88 in the 50 free and a 50.59 to win the 100 free.
Caeleb Dressel and the Florida Gators are shooting for a fourth consecutive SEC title amidst some stellar sprint showdowns.
The University of South Carolina swimming and diving team posted this video from their winter training, proving that swimmers can still train hard and have fun without a tropical training trip.