In 2017, Stanford hauled in five of our top 20 recruits. They backed that up over four years, leading the nation in scoring including the #1 overall scorer.
Virginia’s Class of 2019 / 2023 has been outstanding, with four top-20 recruits all scoring as sophomores and Kate Douglass winning a national title.
Brooke Forde was the #4 recruit as a junior, but very likely would have been the #1 in a senior re-rank. She outscored anyone in the class of 2017.
The Pac-12 has announced its yearly awards, including California head coach Teri McKeever winning Swimming Coach of the Year for the 9th time in her career.
The Purdue Boilermakers will have three divers in tonight’s 8-diver A final on the platform. Texas will also score a trio of divers.
Two-time defending 1-meter champion Sarah Bacon sat quietly in second place for most of qualifying, but smashed a 61-point final dive to take 1st.
Texas leads all women’s teams with four qualified divers and 9 total event entries. But Purdue and Indiana should also score big on the boards.
The Stanford women will have three divers at NCAAs, with Julia Wortman joining Mia Paulsen and Daria Lenz on the final day of competition.
Stanford qualified two men and two women for NCAAs, with the men going 1-2 on 3-meter to open the Zone E Championships this week.
Ivey was dominant in winning the 100 free, 100 back and 100 fly individually, while also contributing on four winning relays for the Golden Bears.
After tonight’s session, the Stanford Cardinals maintain their lead. However, the Cal Bears narrowed the lead to a 16.5-point margin.
The Cal Golden Bears look very strong this year, favored to put a stop to the Stanford win streak and compete for the NCAA title in March.
Beginning Monday, June 1, The Olympic Channel will host a week of replays of diving events at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships.
Brooke Schultz won her third medal at the Pan American Games on Monday after finishing third in the women’s 3-meter final in Lima, Peru.
Standout performances during June earned swimmer Caeleb Dressel, diver Delaney Schnell and the U.S. Women’s World Cup Soccer Team Best of July honors.