Idris Muhammad, the 2020 Georgia 1A-5A state champion in the 100 back, has made a verbal commitment to Purdue University for 2021-22.
Ohio State’s Paul DeLakis was named Big Ten Swimmer of the Week, while Purdue’s Greg Duncan and Keelan Hart earned Diver and Freshman of the Week nods.
Nick McDowell won three events and freshman Kate Beavon swept the distance freestyle events, highlighting Purdue Black & Gold Intrasquad.
The top two teams are clear. Everything after that… completely unpredictable. Our five voters take an opening shot at preseason Power Rankings.
Cooper has made quite the recovery from recent back surgery and will be a Boilermaker in the fall of 2019.
Caspar Corbeau of Tualatin Hills broke his own 2018 100 breast meet record with a 52.91 at Federal Way on Saturday, cracking the top 25 all-time rankings in the 17-18 rankings.
The battle for the New Mexico boys high school state title was tied going into the 400 free relay, with La Cueva winning a thriller by just four points. Albuquerque Academy won on the girls side.
Last year’s NMAA champions, Eldorado, are seeded 5th when the meet is scored out, and while La Cueva looks strong with a 28-point lead heading to the meet, there will be lots of competition among the other teams, with second through fourth places separated by a mere 12 points. All in all, this should be an entertaining meet, and relatively fast for New Mexico as a state and the NMAA.