Connor Oslin won three events and swam the back leg of Alabama’s winning 400 medley relay today.
The Crimson Tide men are led by two-time NCAA champion Kristian Gkolomeev as well as All-Americans Anton McKee, Luke Kaliszak and Connor Oslin, all from the junior class.
Two University of Alabama swimmers – Anton McKee and Connor Oslin – were honored at halftime of Saturday’s UA-ULM football game in front of 101,000-plus fans.
NCAA champ Kristian Gkolomeev leads a loaded sprint crew at Alabama that’s only getting better.
The Crimson Tide men and women both posted team grade point averages over 3.0 while 21 swimmers and divers earned Scholar All-America honors for the 2014-15 season
Anton McKee and Connor Oslin were two of only four sophomores to earn a place on Capital One/CoSIDA at-large teams.
After a banner season, Alabama held a “record-smashing” ceremony on deck this week, complete with photos of some of the team’s record-breakers as their new records were added to the board.
Kristian Gkolomeev (above) and Kaylin Burchell have been named Alabama’s Most Outstanding Swimmers after ending their seasons at the NCAA Championships.
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.
Alabama is a bit of a surprise as the #1 incoming seed, but put together four really solid legs on this relay. They’ll have to fight off defending champs Cal and a host of other schools to stay on top, though.
Georgia’s Nic Fink has now won the 100 breaststroke SEC title four times in a row. 4 times….4x….1-2-3-4
The Alabama Crimson Tide men and women came up with suffocating second-half performances to crush Cincinnati during the ‘Bama senior night and the team’s final tune-up before the SEC Championships.
Kristian Gkolomeev and the Crimson Tide men downed the Texas A&M men Friday, thanks in part to Gkolomeev and Connor Oslin’s five combined individual victories.
“We’re looking forward to standing up and competing this weekend,” UA head coach Dennis Pursley said. “Not only are looking forward to some great competition, but this weekend gives us a chance to compete in a championship format, which will help us down the road.”
The Alabama seniors pose at the last home meet of their careers.