The women’s 100y breaststroke at the 2019 NCAA DI finals delivered an exciting race, as defending champion Lilly King broke her own NCAA and American record.
Stanford’s Taylor Ruck will race Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson for the 200 back title.
In the 200 fly, we’ll see Stanford’s defending champ and NCAA Record holder Ella Eastin go up against USC’s Louise Hansson, who took down the 100 fly NCAA Record last night.
Defending champ Mallory Comerford of Louisville is eyeing Missy Franklin’s record in the 200 free.
Stanford’s Brooke Forde, the 500 free champion, is on fire.
With King’s 55-second performance, as well as her slew of 56-second swims, it’s easy to lose track of how significant it is for other women to swim 57-anything in the 100 breaststroke.
Lilly King is as safe a bet as there is in the 200 breaststroke, but there are a lot of contenders for A final spots in the 200 breaststroke.
Lilly King is in the hunt for a four-peat in the 100 breast tonight at the Women’s B1G Championships.
Lilly King has taken the women’s 100 breaststroke to yet another plane of superpower.
The first night of the 2019 B1G Women’s Championships kicks off in Bloomington, Indiana, with the 200 medley relay and 800 free relay.
Bowe Becker swept the sprint freestyle races, including a 43.07 relay lead-off to close out the meet.
After sitting out her junior season following back surgery, UW-Eau Claire’s Sam Senczyszyn is back in the water for one last go-around.
Vissering also went 52.29, just ahead of Minnesota freshman Max McHugh’s 52.62, in an incredibly fast 100 breaststroke race today.
Stanford still leads handily with unanimous #1 votes, but the trio behind them are as close as can be.
Utah breaststroker Andrew Britton was involved in two school records on Friday: one individually, and one as part of a relay.