54/1:57 backstroker Taylor Morris from TAC Titans has verbally committed to the University of Michigan for 2023-24 and beyond.
The Longhorns had a strong showing in this morning’s prelims, and they hold the top seeds in 6 of the 10 individual events that will be raced tonight.
The Texas men have thrown down the gauntlet early, but there’s a ton of talent in the pool for the first full finals session of the 2021 Minnesota Invite.
University of Texas graduate senior Cameron Auchinachie dropped the first official sub-19 flat-start 50 free of the season in 18.94.
Cal’s Reece Whitley will go head-to-head with reigning NCAA champ Max Mchugh in the men’s breaststroke events at the 2021 Minnesota Invite.
Distance swimmer Mattea Sokolow has verbally committed to the University of Michigan Wolverines for 2023-24.
Kathryn Ackerman won four individual events over the weekend to help the Wolverines defeat Purdue, Missiouri and Grand Valley.
The Michigan men and women swept the team titles over Missouri and Purdue, with a few NCAA-leading times, including from Jack Dahlgren, going on the board.
Nick Albiero broke the SMU Classic meet record, which was held by former Michigan swimmer Dylan Bosch.
Entering her senior season, Maggie MacNeil is the defending NCAA champion in both the women’s 100 freestyle and 100 butterfly.
Hali Flickinger comes into Friday night as the big favorite in the women’s 400 IM after a strong 4:42.61 prelim swim.
Regan Smith is scheduled to take on a daunting 200 back/100 fly double on Day 3 of the Indianapolis Pro Swim.
Virginia will have at least one A-finalist in each of the five individual events while Texas, NC State, and Cal will see 4 swimmers in the A-final.
Michigan junior Olivia Carter dropped the 200 IM on Day 2 of NCAAs as the 20th seed.
Virginia enters the meet as the top seed in all 5 relays, although it’s tight in the 400 free relay.