Freshmen Finn O’Haimhirgin (Utah) and Hunter Ingram (Arizona) hit their first Olympic Trials qualifying times in the 100 free.
On night 1 of the 2020 men’s Pac-12 Championships, 2-time defending Pac-12 and reigning NCAA Champion Cal will race to defend their titles in both relays.
The Utah men were dominant in their home meet with rival USC. The Utes won 12 of the 14 events, setting multiple Pool Records.
Utah captured 13 of the 16 events en route to a commanding win over BYU at the season-opening exhibition Utah Relays on Friday.
Dynamo and Long Island Aquatic Club shared the women’s title while SwimMAC Carolina took home the top prize in the men’s meet at 2019 Speedo Juniors.
The final session of the meet will feature the 200 IM, 50 free, women’s 1500, men’s 800, and the 4×100 medley relays.
Ian Grum has had an excellent week at Speedo Junior Nationals but he won’t be in the 200 IM final on Saturday evening.
This morning’s session will feature prelims of the 200 backstroke, 100 freestyle, and 400 IM. The top 24 finishers from the heats will advance to the finals.
Colby Mefford also won the 500 free, tearing to a 4:21.56 for a new personal best.
California high schooler Luca Urlando broke the national public high school record in the 100 fly at prelims of his CIF Sac-Joaquin Section meet. And he did it without even going a personal-best time.
Isabelle Stadden of the Aquajets is expected to be in action during tonight’s opening relay session from Austin.
Lex Hernandez-Nietling, a USA/Mexico dual national who lives in Shawnee Mission, Kansas, has verbally committed to the University of Utah for 2019-20.
Finn O’Haimhirgin has verbally committed to the University of Utah, where he will overlap one year with his older brother Liam.
Chloe Clark set a pair of Section Records at CIF Sac-Joaquin.
Samantha Shelton was the only swimmer under 2:00 in the 200IM on night two of the 2018 Carlsbad Sectional Championships.