In his first meet back, it looks as though the 5th year sprinter hasn’t missed a beat.
Peplowski, who was the Hoosiers’ leading breaststroker last season, swept the breast events to open the season.
The women’s 100 breast will give us our first sighting of USC’s Kaitlyn Dobler, who is the top seed in 1:06.29.
Tonight’s finals session will kick off with the women’s 200 free, where Justina Kozan (Mission Viejo) will attempt to win her 2nd title of the meet.
Cal’s Trenton Julian is looking to pick up his first title of the weekend. The question is whether or not it will be a best time.
This morning, we’ll see heats of the 200 fly and 100 freestyle, as well as one heat each of the women’s 800 free and men’s 1500 free.
Julian is the top seed in the men’s 200 fly (1:55.35), 100 fly (51.70), 200 IM (1:59.21), 200 free (1:47.50), and 400 free (3:49.47).
Irvine Novaquatics’O’Dell dropped a total of about 4.5 seconds in the 400 meter IM that the Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo for a time of 4:51.46.
Three-time Olympian Kasia Wasick posted the fastest 50 free time this morning in Mission Viejo (24.77), followed by Team Elite’s Linnea Mack (24.97).
A national record holder in Singapore, Gan Ching Hwee has announced she will be joining the Hoosiers in the spring of 2022.
Linnea Mack did not break 54.00 in the Olympic Trials final last week, but both of her 100 meter free times today would have made the U.S. Olympic team.
After competing at the U.S. Olympic Trials last week, Team Elite’s Linnea Mack is back in the water. She came within .07 of her lifetime best 100 free time.
Vargas touched first in 4:16.54, chipping just over 2 seconds off his previous best of 4:18.58.
Michigan junior Olivia Carter dropped the 200 IM on Day 2 of NCAAs as the 20th seed.
Ella Ristic, the 6th-fastest 200 freestyler in Indiana history, missed the team’s 800 free relay with a concussion. The Hoosiers placed 11th without her.