14-year-old Mellott swam a 1:08.77 100 breast in Irvine to become the 2nd all-time fastest 13-14 swimmer behind seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda Beard.
Thomas now sits behind only NAG record holder Alex Walsh (58.19) and Emily Weiss (58.40) in the age group.
The University of Virginia women maintain the top spot in our final power rankings of the season and are huge favorites to repeat as NCAA champions this week.
Ohio State’s Hannah Bach won the 100 breaststroke tonight to help expand Ohio State’s lead over Michigan and Indiana at the 2022 B1G Championships.
The Indiana junior speaks about the steps she went through to ultimately come to the decision to retire from swimming at age 20.
Emily Weiss was also a member of the 2018-2019 US National Team after competing at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacs in Fiji.
Tomer Frankel and Jack Franzman of Indiana both swam NCAA B cuts during Friday’s dual meet against Cincinnati. The Hoosier men and women swept Cincinnati.
Virginia Tech’s Youssef Ramadan blasted a NCAA “A” time of 44.64 to take the top seed in the men’s 100 fly this morning at the Ohio State invite
Peplowski, who was the Hoosiers’ leading breaststroker last season, swept the breast events to open the season.
With sprinters Abbey Weitzeil and Olivia Smoliga stepping up, Simone Manuel needs to drop at least a second to defend her Olympic gold in Tokyo.
The time has finally come for the first non-Lilly King 100 BR NCAA champion to be crowned in 2021. NC State’s Sophie Hansson looks to be the best candidate.
Meanwhile, NC State, Virginia and Georgia each have two women with ‘A’ cuts in this event, and the majority of the top seeds are underclassmen.
Meanwhile, OSU rounded out an impressive weekend with a shiny new Big Ten title, their second-straight after a drought that had lasted over three decades.
After a three-decade-plus drought, Ohio State is going to make it two consecutive Big Ten titles tonight with a big finals session ahead.
On paper with scored prelims and 1650 FR seeds, Northwestern could jump Indiana for 3rd by 15 points. However, the Hoosiers have the top 3 seeds in the 2BR.