The Ohio State swimming & diving team meets conference opponent Michigan for a dual on Saturday, Jan. 19 in Ann Arbor, Mich., at the Canham Natatorium.
Zach Yeadon of Notre Dame will swim the men’s 1650 on the final night in Columbus.
Stanford’s Taylor Ruck will swim a double tonight at the Ohio State Invite in the women’s 200 free and 100 back.
Asia Seidt clocked 51.25 this morning in the women’s 100 backstroke, the 2nd-fastest time we’ve seen so far this NCAA season.
Brooke Forde (500 free) and Ella Eastin (200 fly) come into tonight’s finals at OSU as #1 seeds.
Events like 75’s and 175’s of stroke were contested at the meet.
As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….
Freshman Ruslan Gaziev blasted a 1:37.74 to win the men’s 200 free, marking a season best for Gaziev, Ohio State’s fastest 200 this season, and the 5th fastest time in the Big Ten this year.
Penn State’s Ally McHugh and Virginia Tech’s Lane Stone took three events each as the Hokies hosted the Buckeyes and the Nittany Lions over the weekend.
Pickrem won the 400 IM and 100 back on Day 2 of the meet.
Ohio State’s freshmen breaststrokers threw down impressive times in the men’s 150 breast. Stefano Batista won the event with a 1:27.34, followed very closely by Jason Mathews, who finished in 1:27.46.
OSU’s Ruslan Gaziev took two individual wins, was clutch on relays, and secured an NCAA ‘B’ cut in an impressive SCY and NCAA debut for the Canadian freshman.
OHIO STATE VS. ALABAMA Thursday, January 18th University of Alabama Natatorium Short course yards Results TEAM SCORES Women Ohio State…
On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.