In a crowded field featuring some of nation’s most-touted competitors, Nelson shattered her own UW school record in the 200-yard individual medley by winning the event in 1 minute, 53.08 seconds on Thursday.
Vini Lanza will look for his third individual title at Big Ten’s in the 200 fly on day 4.
The University of Wisconsin swimmer took 3 seconds off the old mark.
Minnesota’s Matt Barnard, Penn State’s Shane Ryan, and Wisconsin’s Justin Temprano claim weekly awards
The Big 10 match up between Minnesota and Wisconsin proved to be a competitive dual, with the rivals splitting between their men’s and women’s teams.
Paul DeLakis took down a WIAA Division 1 record this weekend with 1:36.10 in the 200 free.
Junior Paul DeLakis has never lost the 100 breaststroke at this meet. He is the favorite to win this event, seeded at 56.71, but Ivar Iverson has also been quick this year. He is a close second at 56.98.
It’s been a clean two months for the defending Wisconsin boys high school state swimming & diving champs, as both programs lead the WISCA rankings in their respective divisions for the 8th straight week.
Whitney Hite has added another Winter Nationals qualifying backstroker to his class of 2020.
The Maroon & Gold Invitational in Minneapolis, Minnesota saw Nebraska’s Creighton Prep nip Wisconsin’s Madison Memorial 1214.5 to 1214. (Pictured: Creighton’s Sean Tate).
Madison Memorial completed the fourpeat in Division I while Edgewood garnered its first team title.