The Michigan Wolverines capped their regular season with decisive wins for both the men and women over Michigan State.
U.S. Olympian Connor Jaeger is scheduled to compete this evening in the men’s 800 freestyle.
With the coming Olympic season, the NCAA added long course meter conversions into its NCAA invite process for 2016 – but the result had very little impact on the NCAA psych sheets in either gender.
Leah Smith will look to challenge her own NCAA record in the mile.
Distance ace Gillian Ryan may prove to be Michigan’s x factor in beating Indiana, as the two teams are neck and neck headed into the final session tonight in Ann Arbor.
Liz Li absolutely owned the 50 freestyle this morning in Ann Arbor, clocking a 21.73 to hold the nation’s 2nd-fastest time behind newly-minted 2016 SEC Champion Olivia Smoliga (21.67). She got the job done tonight, becoming the 2016 Big Ten Champion with a winning time of 21.80.
Hoosier Haley Lips looks to score some big first place points in the 500 free to kick-off Indiana’s momentum.
Sophomore Clara Smiddy from Michigan looks to defend her 200 IM Big Ten title from last year, taking on the likes of IU freshman Lilly King and Wolverine teammate Siobhan Haughey in tonight’s finals. Smiddy snagged the #2 seed this morning.
Michigan returns all 8 legs of their night 1 relays from a year ago and host the 2016 Big Ten Championships.
The Michigan teams each grabbed dual wins against in-state rival Michigan State yesterday. The men used the meet to cap off their undefeated regular season.
Asian Games gold-medalist and midseason addition Yirong Bi will make a big impact in the second half of Michigan’s season, after already scoring big points at notching ‘B’ cuts in their meet against Ohio State.
Kelsi Worrell is one NCAA female swimmer who earned an NCAA “A” cut when a long course meters swim was converted to short course yards.
University of Michigan men and women defeat Georgia Tech, Duke and Indiana.
The University of Michigan men and women came away with victories Sunday at the short course meters Orange Bowl Classic in Key Largo, Fla.