The Mizzou men and Florida women each took home wins in their dual meet on Friday, where nearly 40 NCAA top-ten times were posted.
The Gator men’s swimming and diving team travels to Columbia, Mo. for their SEC opener with Missouri at the Mizzou Aquatic Center on Friday.
Kieran Smith, Alex Farrow and Eric Friese swept the SEC men’s weekly awards for their performance during a 178.5-116.5 win over Minnesota.
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.
In a battle of ranked teams, the #17/#19 Minnesota Golden Gophers will host the visiting #16/#9 Florida Gators, one of the bigger duals of the year so far.
The top two teams are clear. Everything after that… completely unpredictable. Our five voters take an opening shot at preseason Power Rankings.
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.
Smith was rock solid on the Florida relays yesterday, splitting 21.39 on the fly leg of the 200 medley, and anchoring the 400 free in 44.37.
The #7 Florida men have eased up their dual meet opponent selections, while maintaining a heavy fall schedule and adding the Toyota U.S. Open.
The NCAA swim season is upon us, and it’s time for a time-honored tradition: SwimSwam’s staff predicting NCAA event champions half a year out.
Caleb Kravitz of Saint Petersburg Aquatics has elected to remain in-state and will swim for the University of Florida next year.
After a slew of 2018 graduations and 2019 transfers, Florida again faces adversity, but returns a bulldozing sophomore class on the rise.
The qualifying period has closed – who is in line to make the 2019-2020 U.S. National Team and get the accompanying benefits?
Hali Flickinger continues to lead all qualifiers with 9 Olympic Trials standards out of a possible 14. Those 1,115 swimmers have a combined 2,299 cuts.
With 13 days and two major international meets remaining in the qualifying period, here’s an update on the top 6 Americans in each event after Pan Ams.