Tulane senior Kate McDonald had a huge swim in the 100 breast, winning the race decisively.
Houston women will face SMU, Cincinnati, and Tulane as they aim for their 5th straight AAC Championship title. The men’s title is between SMU and Cincinnati.
East Carolina’s Santos set a Meet Record in the 100 fly and was also a part of the winning 400 medley relay that took down a Meet Record on day 3.
Kearsey raced to a new AAC Meet Record in the 50 free. The former mark of 19.58 was set by Louisville NCAA Champion Joao De Lucca in 2014.
The Cincinnati men will battle for their 3rd-straight title this week at the 2020 American Athletic Conference Championships.
The University of Cincinnati has received a verbal commitment from versatile sprinter Arie Voloschin of Dynamo Swim Club.
University of Cincinnati swimming and diving continued its strong start to the 2019-2020 season with a dual meet sweep of IUPUI Friday night.
The Bearcats swept nine individual events and all four diving events in a sweep of Denison on Saturday. The women won 226.5 to 73.5, while the men won 227-72.
Cincinnati’s Dominic Polling, Dylan Porter and Claire Schuermann and SMU’s Erin Trahan earned weekly honors from the American Athletic Conference.
Cincinnati swimming and diving was nothing but victorious on Saturday as the men’s and women’s teams beat both Miami (Ohio) and Michigan State.
Cincinnati defeated beat both Miami (OH) and Michigan State at a tri-meet in Oxford, Ohio on Saturday. MSU, in turn, downed the host Redhawks.
Cincinnati split its season-opening meet at Indianapolis Friday night with the men winning 166.50-133.50 and the women falling 158-142.
18-year-old Hannah Bach swam the 3rd-fastest 50 breast for all US swimmers 18&U to close out the Cleveland Sectionals meet.
Ohio State’s Josef Pohlmann’s meet record in the 50 fly highlighted the third day of the 2019 Cleveland Sectional meet at Cleveland State University.
On the opening day of the Cleveland Sectionals, Michigan swimmer and national team member Charlie Swanson posted the 10th-fastest US time in the 200 breast.