Veteran Madison Kennedy won the women’s opening round, putting up a quick time of 24.88. Margo Geer also cracked the 25-second barrier in 24.97.
The women’s 50 fly field included Olympic butterfliers Kelsi Dahlia, Farida Osman, and Louise Hansson.
We’ll go over who we’ll see racing on the women’s side, and break down our predictions for each round.
The 2018 TYR Pro Derby will be held at the University of Louisville on April 28th, featuring a shootout style set of heats of 50 freestyle.
After winning the 50 free shootouts in Austin, Margo Geer is looking to come out on top in another round of 50 frees.
The 50’s shootout format was on tap tonight as the final evening session of the 2018 TYR Pro Swim Series…
Nathan Adrian will set himself up for a chance to win another round of 50 free shootouts tonight.
Chase Kalisz will go after his own Pro Swim Series Record in the 400 IM, while teammates Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley will battle it out in the 200 back.
One of the things to look out for this morning is Olympic champion Allison Schmitt’s return to competition. She’ll be swimming in heat 9 of the 200 free.
In a tight race where the top three teams all finished under the NCAA and American records, Stanford emerged victorious, winning the 200 medley relay in 1:33.11 over Cal and Indiana.
Stanford domine le premier jour des NCAA Dames malgré une forte résistance de California Berkeley.
Louise Hansson became the 3rd woman ever under :50 in the 100 fly with her prelims time of 49.90, also giving her the 7th-fastest performance of all-time.
Simone Manuel threw down the 3rd-fastest 50 freestyle of all-time, defending her title in 21.18.
The Stanford team of Janet Hu, Simone Manuel, Lauren Pitzer, and Ally Howe took down Cal’s American record, set at Pac-12s last month.