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.
Nick Alexander of Missouri swam the first sub-1:40 200 back so far in the NCAA season this morning at the Mizzou Invitational.
Haley Hynes blasted a new personal best of 51.24 tonight in the women’s 100 back at the Mizzou Invitational.
Mikel Schreuders dropped a 1:33.61 200 free at day 2 prelims of the Mizzou Invite, the top time so far in this NCAA season.
Arkansas’ Anna Hopkin swam a nation-leading 21.64 in the women’s 50 free at the Mizzou Invite.
Alexander put up a strong 1:47.53 to win the 200 IM, and finished first in the 100 back (48.24).
15-year-old kate McCarville (Springfield Aquatics) won the women’s 200 fly with a 2:14.51, shaving 1-tenth of a second off her previous best of 2:14.63.
Ann Ochitwa, who will be a Mizzou Senior in the Fall, went 26.65 in the women’s 50 fly, landing her in a tie for 9th in the nation this year, and 50th in the world.
Kathleen Baker will be looking to repeat in the 100 backstroke at the NCAA Championships.
Caeleb Dressel will look for more history tonight in the final of the men’s 100 breast.
Caeleb Dressel will be back in action on day 4 of SECs in the men’s 100 breast.
The fastest splits in each of the strokes on night 1 of the first week of Division 1 conference meets.
Chase Kalisz will contest his best event tonight, the 400 IM, and look to add his name to the U.S. World Championship roster.
One of the more interesting day 5 scratches came from Florida’s Maxime Rooney, who scratched out of the 100 free in favor of the 200 back earlier in the session.
Announcing our Weekly Wonders for the weekend of June 3-5, 2016.