Kenyon swimmer Marcus Hong broke a two-week old personal best in the 50 free yesterday, and returned to action today, dropping time in the 100 free and 50 fly
Pasadyn posted a 4:45.79, marking a huge drop from her previous best of 4:51.00, which she swam at a Harvard dual meet in January of this year.
Hong also won the men’s 200 free in the morning session, touching in 1:39.03, breaking 1:40 for the first time.
One way we at SwimSwam are dealing with our pain is taking a look back at what ended up being the last taper meets of the NCAA season
Three more women’s alternates have been invited to the 2020 NCAA Swimming Championships, with Harvard scratching out due to coronavirus.
The Ivy League has just announced that they will be cancelling all sporting events that are currently scheduled for the spring of 2020.
29 swimmers age 18 or younger are projected to earn NCAA individual invites on the women’s side, including one 17-year-old.
Five Houston swimmers and ten from the American Athletic Conference lead all projected mid-major invitees for women’s NCAAs.
A trio of freshmen (Ellie Marquardt, Nikki Venema and Felicia Pasadyn) shared the High Point Swimmer of the Meet award at 2020 Women’s Ivy Championships.
There were 3 freshmen who came up with 9 wins. Of those freshmen, 2 were Princeton swimmers who combined to win every freestyle race.
With 13 ups and 4 mids, Princeton looks poised to win its first Women’s Ivy League Swimming and Diving Championships title since 2015.
Harvard blew away the field as they took down the Ivy League Meet Record in the 400 medley relay. Princeton, however, took over the team lead on day 3.
Princeton is projected to take the lead from Harvard in tonight’s final and set up a showdown for Day 4.
Harvard leads Princeton by just 2 points heading into day 3 of the meet. There’s also just 2 points separating Brown and Penn in the battle for a top-5 spot.
With 12 swimmers and divers qualified for A finals and 2 for C finals, Princeton is making a move on the Harvard Crimson on Day 2 of 2020 Women’s Ivy Champs.