One of the best swims of the meet came when Mizzou’s Sarah Thompson split 21.82 on the 3rd leg of Mizzou’s women’s 200 free relay B team.
Niamh Robinson’s sweep of the breaststroke events helped lead the LSU women to a narrow victory over SEC rival Mizzou by a score of 151-149.
Hopkin came just seven-tenths away from her lifetime best and marked her best-ever outing at a non-summer championship meet.
The Mizzou men and Florida women each took home wins in their dual meet on Friday, where nearly 40 NCAA top-ten times were posted.
Take note of the foreign talent from Great Britain and Australia who will be taking on some of America’s best at this week’s U.S. Nationals.
Ross Murdoch will take on the men’s 200m breaststroke field on day 4 of the 2019 British Swimming Championships.
Great Britain native Anna Hopkin of Arkansas swam the 2nd-fastest 100 freestyle so far in the NCAA season tonight at the Mizzou Invite in 47.05.
Nick Alexander of Missouri swam the first sub-1:40 200 back so far in the NCAA season this morning at the Mizzou Invitational.
Arkansas’ Anna Hopkin swam a nation-leading 21.64 in the women’s 50 free at the Mizzou Invite.
Paul Le (Missouri State) took the men’s 100 fly with a 54.13. Le was out fast, posting a 24.75 on the first 50, but came home in 29.38.
Jennifer King, who swims with East Kilbride Swimming Club in Glasgow, Scotland, has made a verbal commitment to the University of Missouri for the 2016-17 season.