Putchinski has the opportunity to have an immediate impact on the team when she joins next fall, specifically in the IM program.
San Diego State senior Klara Thormalm is projected to be a driving force behind the Aztecs’ push to win the conference title after a close third in 2021.
In a Friday tri-meet, the Air Force men beat both of their opponents, Colorado Mesa and the Colorado School of Mines. The women finished with a tie and a win.
That performance marked a school record for the Cougars, who were led off by defending Pac-12 50 free champion Chloe Larson in 22.13.
Klara Thormalm (swimmer), Yuliya Tykha (diver) and Corbyn Cormack (freshman) earned the Mountain West Conference’s Weekly Swim & Dive Awards.
With a time in the 100 fly already faster than the program record, Corbyn Cormack announces her commitment to swim at the Air Force Academy this fall.
Head women’s swim coach Colleen Murphy and head diving coach Stan Curnow announced the addition of 15 swimmers and one diver as part of the class of 2025.
Johnson sophomore Jada Scott, the 100 free runner-up, split a 22.25 to anchor their 200 free relay to a new Texas state record.
Texas will hold one of the most elaborate high school post-seasons in the country so far, though it’s still scaled back from the usual format.
She was out in 1:48.67 at the 200 flip, then only went over 29 once with a 29.13 penultimate 50, before careening home with a 27.74 final 50.
Check out the highlights and race videos from the girls’ events at the 2020 Texas High School 6A State Championships in Austin.