Ohio State heads into today with a commanding lead over Michigan.
After breaking Northwestern records in the 200 IM and 100 back yesterday, Calypso Sheridan is the heavy favorite to take the 400 IM title tonight.
Ohio State comes in as the early leader, yet Michigan’s MacNeil/Tucker could potentially snag 2 titles later in the evening for the 2nd-place Wolverines.
After an exciting night of relays, let’s get into some individual racing!
Last year, Indiana drew first blood with a win in the 200 medley relay, where they swam a 1:34.71 to win the event for a second year in a row.
In another record-breaking session, the girls of Neuqua Valley, led by 2-time state record-holder and champion Rachel Stege, defended their 2018 state title.
Craig first won the men’s 25 freestyle in a time of 9.14.
18-year-old Hannah Bach swam the 3rd-fastest 50 breast for all US swimmers 18&U to close out the Cleveland Sectionals meet.
On the opening day of the Cleveland Sectionals, Michigan swimmer and national team member Charlie Swanson posted the 10th-fastest US time in the 200 breast.
Thursday night finals will feature the 200 free, 50 breast, 400 IM, 50 fly, and 400 free relay. 13 year old Claire Tuggle is seeded 1st in the women’s 200 free.
Rosary completed the 3-peat of IHSA girls state titles, and Oswego broke the 400 free relay record again in finals.
Sophomore Grace Cooper led the field in the 50 and 100 free, posting times of 22.37, and 49.60.
Illinois’ downstate girls are prepared to operate on the IHSA record book this weekend.
Amanda Palutsis of Hoover High School in North Canton, Ohio and Canton City Schools has verbally committed to The Ohio State University’s class of 2022.
Georgia Mosher of Ann Arbor Skyline and Club Wolverine has verbally committed to swim for the Buckeyes beginning in the fall of 2018.