Denver has swept the Summit League Championships for the second year in a row, winning the women’s meet by a massive 353.5-point margin.
The Pioneers saw Marco Nosack win the men’s 200 IM, putting together a great back half to pull into the lead.
The 2023 Summit League Championships kicked off last night at the University of Minnesota’s Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.
The Denver men and women have combined to win 17 of 18 conference titles since joining the Summit League, and that trend figures to continue this year.
Quinn Collins will join the Pioneers with 100/200 backstroke times that would already score in the A finals at Summit League Championships.
Denver won their 9th-consecutive women’s Summit League title, while the Denver men reclaimed the conference crown to win their 8th title in the last 9 years.
The Hilltoppers posted a 1-2-3-4 finish in the first event of the night: the women’s 500 free.
Nebraska-Omaha, one of the new mens’ programs added to the Summit League this season, won their first ever league title in the 200 medley relay.
Schoenmaker’s 2:20.17 200 breaststroke was the only swim of the night to get under the South African Olympic selection criteria.