Egypt’s Farida Osman won the 100 meter fly at the ISCA Championships with a time of 57.84, .01 off her lifetime best which placed 12th at the 2016 Olympics.
Lochte got the upper hand when the two went head-to-head 200 IM but who will take the crown as the two battle in the 400 tonight?
Following his win in the 50 fly last night, Caeleb Dressel will take on 2 more sprints. This includes the 50 free, one of his American Record-holding events.
On paper with scored prelims and 1650 FR seeds, Northwestern could jump Indiana for 3rd by 15 points. However, the Hoosiers have the top 3 seeds in the 2BR.
Siobhan Haughey will only focus on the 100 free, where she is seeded 0.06s behind Simone Manuel. Regan Smith also chose to only swim the 200 fly.
The Northwestern women won against Wisconsin for the first time since 2009, breaking a seven-meet Badger win streak as Nelson made pool history.
Northwestern hosted the Senior Midwest Open this weekend, giving their team and club swimmers in Illinois the chance to swim an LCM meet in the Olympic year.
Sprinter Andrej Barna’s season debut helped the Louisville men top the Wildcats by nearly 60 points, but the women’s contest came down to the final relay.
Burdisso, the 200 fly Italian record-holder, split a 46.8 on NU’s winning 400 medley relay. Matt Grevers, meanwhile, surprised with a quick 100 breast.
Liam Hutchinson (Wheaton Swim Club), who will be swimming for Notre Dame in the Fall, swam away with the men’s 800.
Bowe Becker swept the sprint freestyle races, including a 43.07 relay lead-off to close out the meet.
Chase Kalisz will go after his own Pro Swim Series Record in the 400 IM, while teammates Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley will battle it out in the 200 back.
One of the things to look out for this morning is Olympic champion Allison Schmitt’s return to competition. She’ll be swimming in heat 9 of the 200 free.
Through 2 days of competition, there have been 12 pool records broken at the Northwestern TYR Invitational.