In Georgia’s win over North Carolina, Litherland claimed three individual wins and was on a victorious relay.
National qualifier Caroline Aikins, a product of Georgia’s SwimAtlanta, has made her verbal commitment to swim for the Lady Bulldogs.
Freshman Courtney Harnish stepped up for UGA in the first home dual meet of her career. First, she won the 200 free, coming from behind with a 26.98 on the final 50 to beat teammate Meaghan Raab (1:48.45) with a winning time of 1:47.71.
You’ll never guess who we ranked #1… Ok, you might. But there are a few interesting offseason shake-ups, including one team outside the top 10 last year bringing in two impact transfers to surge towards the top 5.
Top-ranked newcomer Courtney Harnish will be a huge part of UGA’s move to fight back after losing a lot of NCAA points from graduations.
Courtney Harnish is going to give Georgia some enticing options with NCAA scoring-worthy times in multiple events.
Veronica Burchill is a top sprint flyer/freestyler with the Dawgs next season, joined by sister Sammie Burchill this year.
Katie Ledecky will not swim the 1500 free today, but her performance in the 800 and her world ranking still guarantee her spot in the event at Worlds.
Jacob Pebley will look to qualify for his first LC World Championship team tonight in the men’s 200 back.
Jack Conger has scratched out of the 100 free on day 1 of U.S. Nationals.
Katie Meili has scratched the women’s 50 free on day 3 in Atlanta.
Park Tae Hwan has scratched the 100 free to focus on tonight’s 400 final at the Arena Pro Swim Series in Atlanta.
Ross Dant put on a show in the distance events at the 2017 YMCA Short Course Nationals
Courtney Harnish has been a stsar of the YMCA Short Course National Championships for half-a-decade, and on Friday she gave herself a fitting hero’s finale.
YMCA National Champion Caitlin Tycz will be a Trojan at USC in the fall.