Texas senior Townley Haas is on a quest to make history this week in Austin by becoming the first man ever to win four NCAA Division I 200 free titles.
Over the last two years, Texas has brought in the #2 and #1-ranked recruiting classes, both centered around one event: the 200 free.
Defending NCAA Champion Austin Katz will swim the 200 back on Saturday evening at Big 12s.
Texas’ Sam Pomajevich will try and lock down his NCAA invite status in the men’s 200 fly on Saturday.
Will Townley Haas have another big drop in Friday night’s finals in the 200 free?
The 2019 Big 12 Championship begin tonight with the 200 medley relay, men’s 1m diving, and the 800 free relays.
While a small conference, the Big 12 men’s championship is always an exciting look into what the Texas Longhorns will do at the NCAAs.
His time would currently rank 9th in the NCAA this year, with the SEC having already swum their conference championships.
Haas is now just inside the world top 15 with that time.
Texas senior Tate Jackson had a great swim in the 100 free, winning it in 49.20, which is the third-best time amongst Americans this season.
We’ll get to see A&M’s Sydney Pickrem in action, as the 2017 World Champs bronze medalist is one of the highest profile swimmers, internationally, at this meet.
Reigning NCAA 200 back champ Austin Katz recorded his first 200 back win of the season with his 1:43.90.
here’s a look at the top 10 in every NCAA event. Freshmen only.
Texas freshman Daniel Krueger returned to action today at Auburn after missing the Texas Hall of Fame Invite six weeks ago.