44% of voters predicted the Tennessee women to finish between 4th and 6th, and 7.5% more predicted a top 3 finish for the Volunteers at 2019 NCAAs.
Tennessee has one of the nation’s most loaded sprint groups (complete with dominant relays), but graduated its best backstroker and breaststroker, leaving a roster with a high ceiling but a few key question marks.
Olympian Simone Manuel will race on the fifth and final day of the 2018 Phillips 66 National Championships.
Olivia Smoliga is one of four women in the hunt to win the 100 back at U.S. Nationals.
Simone Manuel spearheads an absolutely loaded lineup in the women’s 100 free at US Nationals.
We will definitely have a new name atop the women’s 100 fly at this year’s Nationals, but the face likely won’t be.
Reilman’s PR of 1:58.87 was a best time, moving him right behind Clark Beach in the U.S. rankings.
Burchill swam a new lifetime best in the 100 free on Sunday morning, which adds to previous best long course times already this year in the 50 free, 200 free, 400 free, and 100 fly.
Brown has now swum lifetime bests in the 50 free 4 times in 2018 alone.
Kelsi Dahlia’s 25.48 AR is in danger, thanks to, well, herself.
Simone Manuel is the clear #1 in the women’s 50 free, but behind her the remaining spots are wide open.
Erika Brown threw down some very impressive swims over the weekend in Tennessee.
Among the top swims to watch tonight is the men’s 50 free, where Michael Andrew and Caeleb Dressel will race for the title.
Michael Andrew dominated the men’s 50 free prelims at the Atlanta Classic in 22.10.
Erika Brown, who had huge breakouts during the NCAA season, is already improving in the long course pool after her best time in the 100 fly this morning.