Texas Christian and Southern Methodist faced off on Friday, with the Horned Frog women and Mustang men emerging victorious.
Freshman Jenna Watson was among the individual winners at SMU’s annual intrasquad meet, picking up a win in the 200 IM at her first ever college meet.
Regis Jesuit senior Sawyer Inglis will swim for SMU beginning in the fall of 2021.
By a few days, 13-year old Hannah Marinovich is now the youngest qualifier for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials after a 2:29 in the 200 breaststroke.
East Carolina’s Santos set a Meet Record in the 100 fly and was also a part of the winning 400 medley relay that took down a Meet Record on day 3.
Kearsey raced to a new AAC Meet Record in the 50 free. The former mark of 19.58 was set by Louisville NCAA Champion Joao De Lucca in 2014.
Following their Friday meet with Texas, SMU held Saturday time trials as a final tuneup ahead of AACs. Several best times were set in the trials.
Overall, 12 Pool Records were broken by the Longhorns: the 200 medley relay, 50/100/200/500/1000 free 100/200 back, 100 breast,100/200 fly, and 200 free relay
The Mustang men opened the 2019-20 season in dominating fashion, with a 171-125 win over TCU, while the women won 190.5-115.5.
Sprinter Connor Gamble looking to continue his swimming career at Southern Methodist University.
Colin Feehery from The Shelton School and Lakeside Aquatic Club in Dallas, Texas has verbally committed to swim for Southern Methodist University in 2019-20.