Adam Chaney led off Florida’s 3rd-place 400 medley relay at last year’s NCAA Championships. The Gators will return their entire relay for next season.
After a big performance in the 100 free earlier in the meet, Kreuger finished off the meet with a strong showing in the 50 free as well.
Miller climbed the rankings in the 15-16 400 free, while Lucas entered the top-20 all-time performers in the 15-16 400 IM.
Krueger tied for 17th at Olympic Trials, missing the chance for a second swim. But his time this week would have tied him for 6th in the Trials final.
Krueger’s time would have advanced him to the finals of Wave II of Olympic Trials earlier this year and would have left him just off of the team in 7th.
The Longhorn men have put someone on each US Olympic free relay since 1988, and while that streak is probably done for the 4×100, the 4×200 legacy endures.
Caeleb Dressel leads a loaded field into the men’s 100 freestyle preliminaries on Wednesday morning.
The men’s 100 freestyle has become one of the most stacked events for Team USA. In 2019 alone, six American men dipped under the 48-second barrier.
On night one of the 2021 Longhorn Elite Invite, Carson Foster hit another PB in the 400 IM at 4:11.13 while Katie Ledecky caught Simone Manuel in the 100 FR.
During day one prelims, Carson Foster became the No. 8 all-time American in the 400 IM while backstroker Shaine Casas moved to No. 18 all-time in the 100 fly.
Highlighting the 2021 Longhorn Elite Invite this weekend include Olympic hopeful Carson Foster and Olympic champions Simone Manuel and Katie Ledecky.
Maxime Rooney has only been faster than his Saturday 52.13 in the 100 fly at one meet: the 2019 US National Championships.
An electrical engineering major with a 3.8189 GPA, Krueger is a two-time Academic All-Big 12 team selection.
Re-watch the 1650 FR, 200 BK, 100 FR, 200 BR, 200 BK, and 400 FR-R from the final night of the 2021 Men’s NCAAs, featuring this year’s team champion Texas.
Texas A&M’s Shaine Casas (200 BK) and Cal’s Ryan Hoffer (100 FR) will aim for a perfect 3-for-3 title sweep tonight in their respective events.