Virginia Tech junior Youssef Ramadan (pictured) also stretched his undefeated streak to nine individual finals wins in a row with a 19.19 50 free.
Kentucky’s Kaitlynn Wheeler (pictured) posted the top time of the morning in the 500 free with a new personal best of 4:41.49.
Ruck leads the re-loaded Stanford 800 freestyle relay. She threw down a 1:39 split in 2019, which is the last time the Cardinal won this relay at NCAA’s.
Night 1 of the 2022 men’s and women’s SEC Championships begins with the 200 medley and 800 freestyle relays, the women’s 1-meter, and the men’s 3-meter.
Kentucky recognized their SEC Championship from last spring before hosting Ohio for a women-only dual meet at the Lancaster Aquatic Center.
Their NCAA finish came a month after Kentucky won its first SEC women’s team title in program history, accumulating 1124 points to beat Florida by 50 points.
After emphatic conference titles, Kentucky and Ohio State looked great, in particular. The Wildcats surged to second overall and OSU seventh.
Missouri men maintain their lead going into the final session while the Kentucky women have broadened their lead insurmountably over Arkansas and Mizzou.
Ben Patton and Danny Kovac, both of whom hit new PBs in morning prelims, knocked even more from their fresh best times tonight at the Mizzou Invite.
The Missouri men produced a 3:06.35 in the 400 medley relay, among the fastest times in the country this season, on day 2 of the Mizzou Invite.
It’s a young Kentucky roster, though led by two star senior backstrokers in Asia Seidt (pictured) and Ali Galyer. How far can back and breast take one team?
We continue counting down the top 12 women’s recruiting classes in the NCAA, one of them including our #2 overall recruit nationwide.
Maddie Deucher has committed to swim for the University of Kentucky’s class of 2023.
beth McNeese from Katy, Texas’ Seven Lakes High School and Katy Aquatic Team For Youth has verbally committed to the University of Kentucky’s class of 2023.
Ashley Neas from SwimAtlanta and Duluth High School has verbally committed to the University of Kentucky’s class of 2023.