Katy Campbell and Matthew Hutchins both picked up wins in the distance events on night 1 of the LA Invite.
The University of Southern California’s Uytengsu Aquatic Center is bracing itself for 1000 swimmers competing in the 2016 version of the annual Los Angeles Invitational, beginning this Thursday and running through Sunday.
Australian Jessica Ashwood broke her own 800 free national record in Santa Clara with a scorching time of 8:18.14.
This morning, Sun churned out a very strong 3:43.55, the 2nd-ranked time in the world this year.
Missy Franklin could sweep all of her individual events at the Pac-12 Champs, although Elizabeth Pelton has been faster this season in the 200 IM and 200 back.
The UCLA Bruins beat the Oregon State Beavers 151-102 Friday night in Corvallis, Oregon.
Multiple event winners and strong swims reaching meet-record status helped the Bruins edge the Sun Devils 169 to 124 at home.
Katy Campbell dropped more than 27 seconds to win the 1500 freestyle with a new best time of 16:17.59.
UCLA wins 10 of 11 events Friday afternoon against Washington State.