The Alabama Crimson Tide broke the Texas pool record tonight in the 200 medley relay, one of three pool records set today.
2019 MEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30 Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming…
We could have four of five repeat winners from 2018 in individual events today… but not many of them look like sure things. Indiana’s Ian Finnerty is probably the best bet, after going 49.60 on his 100 breast split last night.
Tonight’s 100 back final could see the 2nd man to ever break 44 seconds, as Dean Farris, Coleman Stewart, and John Shebat all prepare to race for the title.
Coleman Stewart and Dean Farris blasted two of the fastest 100 back swims ever in this morning’s prelims.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the Thursday night intensity.
The first two days of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships have seen an assault on the Texas Swim Center pool records, with several of those broken records been American or U.S. Open Records at the time they were set.
The Cal bears look to bounce back from their 3rd place finish in the 800 free relay, with Andrew Seliskar and Ryan Hoffer leading the charge with top seeds.
Fresh off the fastest relay-start 200 free in history, Townley Haas will look to defend his NCAA title in the 500 free, battling top-seeded Felix Auboeck for position this morning. The two should swim in the same prelims heat.
Haas split 1:29.66 – the fastest relay split in history. Interestingly enough, that title of Fastest Relay Split used to be held by Farris – so the two essentially swapped records tonight.
Dean Farris swam the fastest 200 free in history on the lead-off of Harvard’s 800 free relay on day 1 of the men’s NCAA Championships.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the Wednesday night atmosphere.
Dean explains why he’s not swimming the 200 free individually, and how rested he was for HYP and Ivy’s where he swum nation leading times
The Texas Longhorns came out strong tonight, but they weren’t the only ones.
After last year’s thrilling five-team battle for the team title, things somehow look even closer this season. Catch the start of what should be a thrilling national title chase with our live recap tonight.