His time of 1:40.67 clears the old mark of 1:40.85 done in 2018 by Nicolas Albiero when he was a freshman at Louisville.
Magahey’s time would’ve gotten him second at the 2020 SEC Championships and fourth at the 2019 NCAA Championships.
This weekend, Dunham has achieved lifetime bests in the 50 back (22.11), 100 back (46.59), 200 free (1:34.90) and now the 200 back.
On the second night of finals at the 2020 UGA invite, Georgia’s Camden Murphy broke his own 100 fly school record with a 44.89.
Luca Urlando swam the top time this morning in the men’s 100 fly with a 45.10; within 0.07 seconds of Camden Murphy’s 45.03 school record.
This swim is a triumphant sign that UGA sprinting is now a force to be reckoned with after years of struggling with their sprints.
The UGA Fall Invite, the first of the scaled-back fall invitational-style meets we’ll see this week, got underway this morning in Athens.
A junior at Texas A&M, Casas recorded three NCAA B-cut times in the Aggies’ win over TCU, including posting the fastest time in the nation in the 200 fly.
Georgia senior Danielle Della Torre is the top-ranked 200 breaststroker in the NCAA this season after the Bulldogs’ dual meet against Auburn.
Georgia freshman Jake Magahey took down Florida’s Bobby Finke in the 1000 free, hitting a lifetime best in the process.
A number of National Team and Junior National Team swimmers made their debut on Friday, though it was South Carolina rookie Sammie Ai who outshone them all with a new lifetime best swim.
Summer Juniors qualifier Daniel Diehl swam the all-time top 13-14 boys 200 free in the country, breaking Destin Lasco’s National Age Group record from 2016.
The Florida Gators will open their 2020 swimming & diving season with an October 30 road dual meet against SEC rival Georgia.
Remember the name of Josif Miladinov, the 17-year-old Bulgarian flyer who is already faster than Ian Crocker, Luca Urlando and more.
Jake talked with us about what makes Carmel such a special team and why so many great swimmers have been forged in its fires.