Chloe Stepanek won two individual events and a relay, and was runner-up in a fourth, in the Aggies’ 159-102 victory over the Rice Owls on Saturday.
Baylor Nelson, the #2 recruit in the class of 2022, had announced his intention to swim at Texas A&M in the class of 2026.
Despite a possible injury, and placing 10th in prelims, Texas A&M junior Shaine Casas set a new pool record from the 200 back ‘B’ final at 1:36.62.
Shaine Casas wore a walking boot on deck this morning and he finished 10th in the 200 back. Chloe Stepanek touched 1st in the same event with a PR of 1:55.97.
Freshman Chloe Stepanek, part of a 14-member class, won 3 freestyle events for the Aggies. The sprint frees were the team’s biggest weakness last season.
Swimmer Sarah Szklaruk Traipe and diver Payton Props will join 11 other future Aggies as Texas A&M freshmen this fall.
We kick off our expanded rankings of the incoming freshman classes for NCAA swimming & diving with our 13th- through 16th-ranked programs.
The Carrboro girls are back-to-back champions at the 2020 NCHSAA Swimming and Diving Championship, winning by just an 11 point margin over Lincoln Charter.
Junior stars are spread across North Carolina’s three classes of high school swimming, including standout Claire Curzan, on a NAG record hunt this week.
Breast/IM specialist Emme Nelson of SwimMAC Carolina has verbally committed to Texas A&M University for 2020-21.
Ross Dant, who has committed to swim for NC State next fall, broke a North Carolina state record in the 500 free at the NCHSAA 1A/2A State Championships.
Ross Dant of Newton-Conover set new 1A/2A records in the 500 free and 100 back.
The Pine Lake Prep women managed to put forth a dominant showing at the 1A/2A NCHSAA State Championships, winning the state title with 332 points to Raleigh Charter’s 332 points.