Northwestern’s Federico Burdisso (pictured) will have to face a tough 100 free-200 fly double on day 3 of the Purdue Invite if he decides to swim both events.
Nocentini, the Northwestern record holder in the 50 free, experimented with breaststroke events in her team’s season opener and had some formidable results.
It should come as no surprise—the Virginia women rank #1 in our pre-season NCAA power rankings.
The final session of the meet saw Northwestern rising sophomore Justine Murdock beat out World Championships Bronze medalist Leah Hayes in the women’s 200 bk.
Northwestern freshman Justine Murdock swam a 1:53.62 200 backstroke, a time that would have made the cutline for the past three NCAA Championships.
After posting the top time during this morning’s prelims session, Louisville’s Evgenii Somov, the reigning ACC Champ, is set to take on the 200 breaststroke.
Indiana came away with decisive wins in both the men’s and women’s meets.
Olympians Lydia Jacoby (pictured) and Torri Huske headlined the 2021 selection to the USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team.
Northwestern’s Ashley Strouse is capable of coming in and scoring at the NCAA level right away with elite best times in the freestyle events.
The team consists of the fastest swimmer across all 3 division state meets in each event.
Woodbury took the 200 free with a 1:48.31, breaking the Lake Orion pool record of 1:49.56.
Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook Kingswood and Bloomingfield Hills Marian, the 2nd and 3rd place teams last year respectively, appear poised to battle it out.
Canadian world champ Maggie MacNeil will swim the 100 fly this afternoon, and former world record-holder Kathleen Baker heads the 100 back.
Murdock clocked a fourth-place effort in the 200 back at the 2019 Speedo Winter Junior Championships – East, hitting her lifetime best 1:56.48.
Samantha Tadder (above) is one of three swimmers ranked in the top 10 of the high school class of 2021 that are still uncommitted.