Freshman Emily Gantriis opened things up for the Bears, taking the 50 free with a 22.24 in her first race at Cal.
The Arizona State women have the top 3 seeds for the 500 free, led by Emma Nordin, who set a lifetime best in prelims as the top qualifier.
Katie McLaughlin set a new PB in the 50 free and won the 100 free in 48.7 as the Cal women won their first dual of the season against Utah.
Katie McLaughlin was 1:57.33 in the 200 fly, and Weitzeil dropped 22.17/48.78 in the sprint frees.
Abbey Weitzeil won four out of five individual races today and was crowned the Queen of the Pool.
Amy Bilquist will be of huge importance to the Golden Bears as she enters her senior season.
Julia Menkhaus is a big reason why UVA slides in at #11 on the top incoming NCAA classes rankings.
Katinka Hosszu is racing at the 2018 LA Invite this weekend, and told SwimSwam that she is training at USC until Euros in August.
Elise Garcia of Crean Lutheran was the fastest swimmer during the CIF section meets in both of her individual events.
Elise Garcia had the top time in two events in the Southern Section from division 2.
Danny Syrkin broke the 100 fly meet record at CIF-SS Division 2 finals.
Mira Costa’s Alexandra Crisera set a pair of CIF-SS Div 2 records during the prelims.
Samantha Pearson (above) from Foothill High School swam lifetime bests in the 200 IM and 100 back.
Samantha Shelton was the only swimmer under 2:00 in the 200IM on night two of the 2018 Carlsbad Sectional Championships.