The final session of the Art Adamson Invite is here, and with it we should see some of the best races of the meet.
This morning, Shaine Casas churned out a 1:58.54 to dominate the 200 meter IM in long course, a lifetime best. He’ll be the man to beat tonight.
A couple sprint-heavy teams are rising into the top 10 in our second round of power rankings for NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving.
Transom won the 50 free, too, while fellow sophomore Isabelle Odgers won all three of her individual events on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Louise Hansson lifts all the Trojan relays considerably, but a DQ and three 9th-place finishes sapped them considerably last year.
The fastest risers on our final power rankings: the Auburn women, who are thriving under a new coaching staff and are seeded inside the top 10 at NCAAs.
The final prelims session of the meet features the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly.
Day 3’s morning session will see prelims for the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back.
The senior, who is arguably the most versatile swimmers in the country, was 2nd in the Pac-12 in the 500 last year, but dropped it at NCAAs.
Senior Riley Scott won three events, guiding the No. 15 USC women’s swimming and diving team in a 181-117 victory over crosstown rival UCLA at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
Chinese former world champion Ning Zetao indeed hit the pool at Brisbane Aquatic Center to take the 100 free victory at the Queensland Championships.
David Schlicht, who is signed with Australian swimwear brand Funky Trunks, has been selected for his first senior Australian Dolphins team after his second place finish to Thomas Fraser-Holmes in the 400m Individual Medley at the 2018 Australian National Short Course Championships.
Australia’s Jemma Schlicht is transferring from the USC Spartans to the USC Trojans for the spring 2019 semester.
Kylie Powers is a big in-state get for the Aggies #7 recruiting class.
Luke Percy already won the 50 free at World Juniors; he’ll be looking for a middle lane coming out of Friday’s semifinals in the 100. (Photo: Colin Blair/SwimSwam.com)