England’s Jack Laugher won both men’s individual springboard events on the first two days of diving at the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
For the second day in a row, Indiana and Texas will get big boosts from their divers. Indiana has two of the top four qualifiers and three in the top eight, while Texas has two in the championship final.
Ian Finnerty hitting his taper is the best news Indiana swimming & diving has gotten this week.
A pair of Florida Gators will look to defend their 2017 national titles. Caeleb Dressel is the headliner – the do-everything star will try to win his fourth-straight NCAA 50 free title and challenge his own American record of 18.20.
Indiana and Texas should roll in some big diving points tonight with 3 scorers each, and IU sits 1st and 2nd coming out of 1-meter diving prelims.
Indiana swept titles on the opening day of the Zone C Championships, with Michael Hixon winning the men’s 3-meter and Jessica Parratto the women’s 1-meter.
Indiana’s Ian Finnerty will aim to improve upon his 50.82 prelim swim in the 100 breast.
Michigan’s Felix Auboeck is favored to repeat as the B1G Ten champion in the 500 free.
Indiana University’s Michael Hixon and James Connor each won diving titles this past week, highlighting a busy slate for the Hoosier divers.
Indiana will once again have two divers in the A final tonight after James Connor and Michael Hixon took 2nd and 3rd in prelims, respectively, on 3-meter.
Indiana will get its expected big points boost from diving tonight, with James Connor and Michael Hixon both qualifying for the A final in 3rd and 5th, respectively.
Here’s our predictions for the top 25 teams at this week’s event.
The men’s NCAA Championships are upon us with a week that promises to feature some of the best swimming and diving in the world. Here’s a look at what to watch for in each of the three diving contests:
The Purdue Boilermakers added another male and female diver to their respective NCAA rosters, hitting a nation-high 6 divers with NCAA eligibility.
Day Three of the 2017 Men’s B1G Championships continues with the much anticipated 200 individual free, and two swims by reigning B1G recordholder Matt McHugh.