World record holder Summer McIntosh is top seed in the 400 IM and aims to double up on event wins and meet records after winning the 400 free yesterday.
Regan Smith is set to take on the 400 IM & 100 backstroke double on the 3rd day of the 2023 U.S. Open. Smith was 5th in the 200 IM final yesterday.
Several teams that struggled last year are seeing newfound success and big time drops during the early stages of the 2023-24 NCAA season.
Henry McFadden clocked a best time in the 200y free in Austin at the 2023 Texas Invite, touching at 1:32.78.
Reigning NCAA champ Emma Sticklen blazed a nation-leading 200 fly time of 1:51.50 in prelims, but teammate Kelly Pash could challenge her in tonight’s final.
Emma Sticklen is the top seed in the women’s 100 fly after a dominant morning by the Texas Longhorns where they earned the top six seeds.
USC’s Kaitlyn Dobler will take on Texas’ Anna Elendt in the women’s 100 breaststroke on the third day of the 2023 Texas Invitational in Austin.
Luke Hobson, the defending NCAA champion, will take on freshmen stars Krzysztof Chmielewski and Rex Maurer in the 500 free on Thursday in Austin.
The USC women have been rolling through early season meets, now they’ll get a chance to show off their relays on Day 1 of the 2023 Texas Invite.
Kaii Winkler dropped a 1:32.68 at his last high school swim meet, breaking the 200 freestyle national high school record four months after wrist fractures.
Rex Maurer won the triple distance of the 200, 500, and 1000 freestyles. Although the meet was unscored, Stanford won 10 events (Cal won 9).
#1 recruit Rex Maurer highlights a Stanford men’s class that makes up for what it lacks in quantity with quality.
These five (plus a couple bonus) storylines are just some of the reason you won’t want to forget about the NCAA season in this Olympic year.
Rex Maurer (pictured) leads a loaded freshmen class that affords the #8 Stanford men plenty of options for how to attack the 2023-24 season.
Though Michael Phelps no longer holds an individual World Record, he still holds Olympic, American, National Age Group, and meet records.