Michigan’s Gus Borges is the top seed in the 50 free and split 18.40 as a relay anchor for Michigan on Wednesday evening.
Bowe Becker swept the sprint freestyle races, including a 43.07 relay lead-off to close out the meet.
Minnesota’s Bowen Becker went 19.70 to pace prelims of the 50 freestyle on the first morning of the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa.
Purdue’s men kicked off 2018 with a convincing dual meet win over Hawaii in Honolulu.
The Ball State women’s swimming and diving team opened up the 2017-18 regular season Saturday afternoon at the Indiana Intercollegiate Meet. The Cardinals placed atop five other schools.
Lanza took a sizeable lead in the 200 IM as he took gold in 2:03.31. Lanza then won another gold in Meet Record time with his 53.07 in the 100 fly.
Kaersten Meitz led the way for the Purdue women, winning the 200 free in a speedy 1:47.91 and dominating the 500 free by 20 seconds in 4:45.91.
Crean Lutheran girls won their 3rd straight CIFSS title, but 1st in Division II, having just moved up for the 2014-15 season..
Erik Juliusson of Laguna Beach was the top qualifier in the 200 IM and second in the 100 back at the CIF-SS Division II prelims on Friday.
Ella Eastin of Crean Lutheran is in a new division this year and will be aiming to break two new records: 200 IM and 100 breast.
Aliso Viejo-native Erik Juliusson will swim for Purdue beginning in the fall of 2015.
JW North won the boys meet at CIF-SS Division 3 championships for the second year in a row.
Crean Lutheran, shown here celebrating their 2013 victory at the CIF-SS Division 3 championships, is expected to repeat this year.