Sherridon Dressel dropped a 52.21 to win the 100 back, which is the fastest she’s ever been in-season. She also won the 200 back and 100 fly.
The Florida Gators swept the FAU Owls on Saturday, making both the Gator men and women 3-for-3 over their opening weekend of the season.
Florida senior Sherridon Dressel kept the ball rolling in her 2nd dual meet in as many days.
Her 100 back time yesterday came just three tenths from her mid-season, suited time from last season’s Georgia Tech Invitational.
Tonight’s session will be brief with only 5 races: the 400 IM (men’s and women’s), 100 fly (men’s and women’s), and the women’s 4 x 200 freestyle relay.
Prelims of the men’s and women’s 400 IM, men’s and women’s 100 fly. Only 44 heats total this morning for what will likely be the shortest session of the meet
Dressel, who was tenths shy of her best in the 100 back, came back to win the 50 fly shortly after with a lifetime best 27.06.
Caeleb Dressel and Dean Farris will contest in the 100 free tonight.
Caeleb Dressel will contest the men’s 100 fly on night one of the Atlanta Classic.
The 2019 Atlanta Classic gets underway this morning with heats of the 200 free, 100 breast, 100 fly, and 400 IM
Defending champ Mallory Comerford of Louisville is eyeing Missy Franklin’s record in the 200 free.
Stanford’s Brooke Forde, the 500 free champion, is on fire.
Sydney Pickrem will look to pick up her first indiviudal title of the meet in the 400 IM, but she’ll be met by fierce competition Tess Cieplucha and a tough Florida IM group, led by freshman Vanessa Pearl.
Five women and seven men will be recognized for their contributions to the Florida swimming and diving program over their four years of competition as the Gators host Tennessee at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center Natatorium.