Kentucky’s Riley Gaines won the 100 free and the 200 fly on the final night of the Mizzou Invite, helping the Kentucky women to a decisive victory.
Missouri men maintain their lead going into the final session while the Kentucky women have broadened their lead insurmountably over Arkansas and Mizzou.
The Missouri men produced a 3:06.35 in the 400 medley relay, among the fastest times in the country this season, on day 2 of the Mizzou Invite.
Mizzou was dominant in the first session of racing at the 2020 Mizzou Invite, and junior Danny Kovac was only 0.06 off his lifetime best in the 200 IM.
As the Mizzou women battled Arkansas, Sarah Thompson won the 100 free and 100 fly, events that were once dominated by recent Arkansas grad Anna Hopkin.
The No.4/No.9 Mizzou men and women Tigers faced the Missouri State Bears on Saturday, taking down 9 Hammonds Student Center pool records.
Senior Luke Mankus (Keller, Texas) secured a spot at the upcoming NCAA Championships to highlight action for the Mizzou men’s and women’s swimming teams at the Mizzou Last Chance Meet, held March 2-3 at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
The SEC sponsors Community Service Teams for all 21 league sponsored sports. Twenty-one swimmers and divers were honored at the SEC Championships on Tuesday.
The highest-profile scratch is Texas A&M’s Anthony Kim, who scored 49 points at last year’s SEC Championships.
Great Britain native Anna Hopkin of Arkansas swam the 2nd-fastest 100 freestyle so far in the NCAA season tonight at the Mizzou Invite in 47.05.
A year after losing several star swimmers, the Tigers have gotten a lot of fast swimming from a lot of new faces as well as a few old ones.
Michael Chadwick will be the biggest loss for Mizzou this season.
Bryan junior Julia Cook broke a pair of Texas overall and class 5A state records at the 5A state championships Saturday. Austin’s Grant Reed and Brenham’s Hudson Smith each broke a pair of class 5A records as Dallas Highland Park won the boys title and Magnolia the girls.
Nitro Swimming’s Matthew Connealy becomes the third Mizzou verbal commit from Austin, Texas.