Michael Andrew is the man to beat in the sprint breaststroke events this year, with Nic Fink hot on his heels.
The ever-consistent Nic Fink is the odds-on favorite in the 200 breast after several names from last year’s Olympic Trials won’t be competing in Greensboro.
With about a week and a half until World Champ Trials, world record holder Regan Smith went a 2:07.43 in the long course 200 backstroke today.
Cal’s Destin Lasco has eclipsed the 100-point barrier through just two NCAA Championship appearances, leading all rising juniors and seniors.
A full recap of the results, records and top point scorers from the 2022 Men’s NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships.
The Cal Golden Bear men reclaimed the team title from the Texas Longhorns, earning their fifth championship under head coach Dave Durden.
Minnesota’s Max McHugh has a great shot at Ian Finnerty’s all-time record in the 100 breast tonight at the Men’s NCAA Championships.
McHugh’s performance this morning marks just the 3rd time someone has been under 50 in the event, and it’s the first time someone has done so in prelims.
Texas senior Drew Kibler led off the record-breaking 800 free relay in 1:30.54, which was the fastest first leg of the night.
That didn’t take long. Florida and Texas swam under the old US Open Record, while Cal and NC State tied in the penultimate heat, for four sub-1:22 swims.
It was a rocky start for the Golden Bears, who sat in last place through the first 7 events of the meet.
Follow along here as the Stanford men attempt to hold onto their lead on day three of four at the 2022 Pac-12 Championships.
Grant House of Arizona State posted a 1:30.54 lead-off split for Sun Devil’s 800 freestyle relay earlier in the meet and will race the individual event today.
The four-time defending champion Cal Bears are likely to meet their stiffest Pac-12 challenge in some time this season with ASU and Stanford.
Jonathan Affeld of Stanford broke two Avery Aquatic Center records en-route to sweeping the butterfly events as Stanford topped Cal.