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.
The Georgia Bulldogs get back to their winning ways, besting the Tennessee Volunteer men’s and women’s teams on the road in Knoxville.
It’s still a dogfight at the top, with defending champs Texas playing their cards closer to the vest, California exploding at the Georgia Invite and NC State continuing to swim good opponents very tough.
Condorelli, who became a household name in the swimming world after stories of his middle finger ritual circulated, finished just off the podium at the Olympics with a 4th place finish in the 100 free.
Javier Acevedo broke the Canadian 50 back record leading off the mixed medley relay in 23.58.
The 100 fly battle between Chad Le Clos and Tom Shields is one of the most anticipated this week in Windsor.
Cal freshman Abbey Weitzeil blasted a 47.22 to top 100 free prelims on the way to an NCAA ‘A’ cut and the fastest time in the NCAA this year.
The men’s 400 IM could potentially be one of the best races of the meet, as Chase Kalisz, the Olympic silver medalist, and Georgia teammate Jay Litherland, an Olympic finalist, will be going head to head.
Youssef Said (he has also competed as Youssef Abdallah and Abdalla), from the United Arab Emirates, has given his verbal…
Male Swimmer of the Week Michael Duderstadt • Auburn Senior • Charlotte, N.C. Duderstadt won a pair of individual events…
The UGA men’s and women’s teams continued their undefeated seasons in Missouri today, but had about all they could handle with the Mizzou Tigers.
Male Swimmer of the Week Michael Chadwick • Missouri Senior • Charlotte, N.C. Chadwick won three individual events and helped…
The UGA Bulldogs made the short trip to Atlanta, Georgia, to face their in-state rival Georgia Tech. UGA swept, but it was a competitive meet.
Kalisz was dominant in the 100 and 200 breast today as the Georgia men and women both won their SEC opener against Florida.
Megan Kingsley and Chase Kalisz were chosen as the SEC Female and Male Swimmer of the Week, respectively, while Javier Acevedo was picked as the SEC Male Freshman of the Week.