6 different programs have season-best composite times that add up within a second of one another in an event that could turn the tides of the entire meet.
There are several men in contention for the title. Four of them are Longhorns. Austin Katz is the top seed, but Harvard’s Dean Farris has also been sub-1:39 this season.
Caeleb Dressel and the Florida Gators come in as the top seed in the 200 medley relay.
A fully healthy and on-form Shebat would be a slight favorite to win this race, but with questions looming about his injury, it brings him back to the field.
Indiana University’s Vini Lanza captured 7 gold medals at last week’s 2018 Men’s Big Ten Championships.
The Indiana men repeated as Big Ten champions for the first time since 1985.
Conner McHugh took over the #1 spot in the nation with his preliminary 1:51.66 200 breast, and will look to knock it down even further tonight.
Vini Lanza will look for his third individual title at Big Ten’s in the 200 fly on day 4.
Indiana’s Ian Finnerty will aim to improve upon his 50.82 prelim swim in the 100 breast.
Indiana senior Blake Pieroni will swim in his premier event, the 200 freestyle, on day 3 at the Big Ten Championships.
Vini Lanza and the Hoosier men are re-writing the record board at the University of Minnesota this week, but this is the pool where the 2018 NCAA Championships is going to take place. All the better, since that’s IU’s main focus this season, anyway.
2018 MEN’S B1G CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, February 21st – Saturday, February 24th Prelims 11am | Finals 6:30pm University of Minnesota, Minneapolis,…
Michigan’s Felix Auboeck is favored to repeat as the B1G Ten champion in the 500 free.
The Indiana Hoosiers look to defend their title this year but could have a tough battle against rival Michigan.
2018 B1G MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS When: Wednesday, February 21st to Saturday, February 24th | Prelims 11am | Finals 6:30pm Where: University of Minnesota,…