Texas sophomore Kelly Pash dropped 2.4 seconds to crack 2:00 and pop a 1:59.58 for a third-place finish and earned a spot at U.S. Olympic Team Trials
Longhorn Aquatics’ Madisyn Cox won the 200 IM handily on Friday morning in San Antonio.
Along with Kelly Pash and Drew Kibler being named Swimmers of the Week, Texas’ Jordan Windle and Bridget O’Neill were also named Big 12 Divers of the Week.
The University of Texas is all over the psych sheets here, whether it’s with current or former members of their NCAA program.
Daniel Krueger, who got DQ’ed in the individual 100 free after winning a head-to-head battle with teammate Drew Kibler, exploded for a 43.07 lead-off
The Texas Longhorns face-off with the Texas A&M Aggies in Austin this evening in a dual with both the men’s and women’s programs.
The freshman claimed individual wins in the 200-yard backstroke and 100-yard butterfly on Saturday.
Julia Cook was one of six Longhorns to record an NCAA “B” cut, doing so in the women’s 100 backstroke with a time of 53.23.
The time is Foster’s 2nd fastest of the year, coming in behind the 1:47.74 he swam in January, which currently ranks him as the #4 American this year.
There’s not a lot of drama at the top of the women’s Big 12, but the battle for bronze could be fierce between TCU, Iowa State and West Virginia.
Texas senior Claire Adams was named Big 12 Women’s Swimmer of the Year for the third straight time, matching the most in conference history.
Texas women’s head coach Carol Capitani discussed a number of topics at Tuesday’s press conference including the challenges of competing in the Big 12.
Freshman Kelly Pash will also swim just two events at the 2020 NCAAs (200 FL/FR), cutting her out into a Longhorn relay asset.
Texas senior Claire Adams will once again swim just two individual races at NCAAs, freeing her up to swim all five Longhorn relays.
Returning individual NCAA scorer and relay All-American Grace Ariola is not entered in the 2020 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships.