Bob Bowman’s Arizona State men rolled past USC, marking their first home victory in the series in 16 years. The USC women, meanwhile, won their 12th-straight over the Sun Devils.
In a competition that came down to the final race, Sun Devil swimming kicked off its season on Friday with the annual Intrasquad.
There’s a lot of agreement among rankers with the top four teams. After that… not so much. Stanford chases four straight NCAA titles this spring.
#12 Alexandra Crisera is one of four incoming freshmen for three-time defending NCAA champions Stanford. We start our countdown of women’s classes today.
Ye Shiwen dropped a 2:08.72 in the 200 fly while Caeleb Dressel swam a pair of 47.9s in the 100 free during the second day of the Meet of Champions.
Last year’s #1-ranked recruit graduated early, leaving this class a little thinner than it was. But new #1 Kate Douglass is a tailor-made NCAA prospect with sprint speed across all four strokes – and she’s part of a monster recruiting class for one rising NCAA program.
Caeleb Dressel will not be swimming the 50 free, and will instead be in the 200 fly.
Jack Armstrong went 20.10 and 43.96 in the sprints to highlight the boys Texas 5A state meet. Meanwhile Kaitlynn Sims went 4:39.73 in the 500 and Lindsay Looney added a 1:59.33 IM and 53.28 butterfly on the girls side.
Urlando has twice scared a National Age Group Record this week in College Station, Texas after breaking one on the meet’s opening night.
Urlando became the fourth 16-year-old in U.S. history to break :50 in the 100 free and won the 200 fly by six seconds.
Gianluca Urlando broke a National Age Group Record to lead off the winning DART 800 free relay. That was one of 2 victories for the DART boys on day 1 of the 2019 College Station Sectionals.
2019 UIL High School State Swimming and Diving Championships February 15-16, 2019 Austin, TX Meet Site Live Stream (via Subscription)…
The boys 6A landscape looks much different after the graduation of Jack LeVant. And it’s not just the record-shattering LeVant: every single 6A boys individual swimming race last year was won by a senior, opening up the field in a big way for 2019.
Newcastle Swim Team’s Jane Brown has announced her intention to swim at Arizona State in the class of 2023.
Polish sprinter Natalia Fryckowska has announced her intention to swim for Arizona State University next fall.