Caeleb Dressel and Dean Farris will contest in the 100 free tonight.
Caeleb Dressel will not be swimming the 50 free, and will instead be in the 200 fly.
The Italian trio of Paltrinieri, Acerenza, and Sanzullo stole the top 3 of the men’s 5k. On the women’s side, Ashley Twichell toppled Brazilian Ana Cunha for the 5k title.
Ana Marcela Cunha came away with the victory in the women’s 10K at the U.S. Open Water National Championships.
The Crimson Tide celebrated a season which included a top-10 NCAA finish for the men, a top-35 finish for the women and a combined nine men and women earning All-America honors.
The Alabama Athletics Department’s annual Crimson Choice Awards, presented by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), was held Tuesday evening at the Bama Theatre in downtown Tuscaloosa.
Stanford’s Taylor Ruck will race Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson for the 200 back title.
Minnesota’s Mackenzie Padington had a huge swim in the eaarly heats of the mile, dropping nearly 16 seconds to lead the pack with only the final heat to go.
Tonight sets the stage for the final session of the 2019 SEC Championships in Athens, Georgia, where swimmers will compete in the 1650 free, 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 400 free relay.
Lauren Bams and Kensey McMahon, LSU’s Juan Celaya-Hernandez and Aimee Wilson, Missouri’s Ike Khamis and Georgia’s Courtney Harnish were honored by the SEC for their efforts.
Howard won two events and split sub-19, twice, on relays.
The FSU swimming and diving teams will welcome Incarnate Word on Thursday before hitting the road to face Alabama and Miami.
The Auburn swimming and diving teams will compete in their final dual meet of the fall on Friday when they travel to Tuscaloosa to face Alabama at the Alabama Aquatics Center.
Taper. Rest. Preparation. Drop tapers. Swim coaches have a million words to describe the art of resting, and often it seems every coach has a different definition of each term. But Pursley says the terminology truly does matter – at least in the mind of the athlete.
Pumputis’s 1:44.83 from last week’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge is no more.