FGCU’s 800 free relay was reinstated after review of the disqualification decision.
Among the surprise entries: Florida Gulf Coast’s Liz Zeiger, the conference’s fastest swimmer this season in the 500 free, is opting for the 200 IM instead.
The Florida Gulf Coast women and Army West Point men won the 2018 TYR Fall Classic at Florida International University this weekend.
FGCU’s Tina Elmgreen sped to a new program record 1:55.55, shaving several tenths off of her previous best and old school record 1:56.24.
Prudence Rooker of Liberty University pulled off the only sweep of a stoke, winning the 50, 100, and 200 breast.
Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles hung onto their 101-66 lead from Friday and grabbed the win over Rutgers University Knights 199-116.
After one day of swimming between the women-only teams of Florida Gulf Coast University and Rutgers University, FGCU leads 101-66.
UMBC, FGCU Defend Titles
Florida Gulf Coast beat Liberty University in a dual meet that came down to the final relay and just six tenths of a second of real time.
Through day 1 of the meet, FSU and FGCU are tied at 83.5 points, while both teams lead UWF and Florida Southern.
Stanzi Moseley, Becca Mann, and Tatum Wade each won 2 individual races for the Trojans in their first home meet.