Day 1 of the SMU classic is the fastest session of racing we’ve seen thus far in the 2013-2014 season.
The Trojans hope to return on the team podium, as pictured 3rd here in 2012, after falling down to 7th in 2013.
The Canadian women have been building some depth in their butterfly group; perhaps not quite the depth that their breaststroke…
Seth Stubblefield captured his 2nd event title of the weekend at the Swim Meet of Champions
Stanford’s Maya DiRado, in her first long course meet of the season, appears to be poised for her international-level breakout. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Texas A&M’s Breeja Larson won the 100 breaststroke at last year’s Olympic Trials. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
It might not have been the record that Breeja, and the rest of us, had in mind but she still managed to defend her title in the 100 breast. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
On night 2 of the NCAA Championships, Carlson posted the fastest 100 breaststroke of her career. (Photo Courtesy © Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Georgia’s Megan Romano and her teammate Allison Schmitt should win the 200 free relay – unless Jack Bauerle pitches a changeup.
Arizona’s Margo Geer, if she wins the 100 would become just the second NCAA champion in the event in school history. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Texas A&M’s Breeja Larson got all she could handle in both breaststrokes at SEC’s. Will anyone be able to touch her at Nationals? (Credit: Janna Schulze)
Even without a single event title on Saturday, Maddy Schaefer (above) and the Stanford women took their third Pac 12 title in four seasons. (File Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Liz Pelton, the American Record holder, will take the top seed into the 200 back final tonight. (File Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Stanford’s Maya DiRado got a win over Caitlin Leverenz in the 400 IM, which helped Stanford to a very narrow lead over USC with just 7 finals to go. (File Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Note: There was an error in the official scoring on night 1 of the meet; Cal’s diver was listed as…