Cal is going up against Texas at the NCAA Championships in March, but first, they’ll take on the rest of the Pac-12 at the conference championships.
Reece Whitley won two events as Cal beat Stanford despite temperatures in the 50’s as both schools wrapped up their regular season.
His 4:15 is better than the 4:20 and 4:18 he did at the two Stanford-Cal meets in November, and it’s only three seconds off his 2020 Pac-12 winning time.
Nathan Adrian made an appearance at the meet, swimming the men’s LCM 50 and 100 free.
Cal’s class of rising seniors – led by sprinter Ryan Hoffer – is an elite group. But so are Stanford’s incoming freshmen, including flyer Andrei Minakov.
Our top four classes are unbelievably loaded, including a World Champs silver medalist and a World Junior champ, among many others.
It’s an elite class of IMers heading into the NCAA next fall (assuming there’s a season), led by Carson Foster and a host of World Junior medalists.
St. Charles North won title #2 while Loyola’s Luke Maurer took down Reed Malone’s 200 FR state record. Glenbrook South’s Max Iida also swept the BR/IM events.
2019 World Championships 100 fly silver medalist Andrei Minakov announced today his verbal commitment to the Stanford Cardinal.
Double-legacy Luke Maurer, our #19 recruit in the class of 2020, has made a verbal commitment to Stanford University for 2020-21.
Friday morning will consist of heats of women’s and men’s 200 free, 200 breast, and 100 back.
Day 3 prelims of the 2019 Speedo Junior National Championships will feature only two events: the 400 freestyle and the 100 butterfly.
This morning’s session will include only two events: the 400 freestyle and the 100 butterfly. There will be 43 heats total.
16-year-old Samantha Tadder is the top seed going into tonight’s 400 IM final – she hit an Olympic Trials cut of 4:48.52 during prelims.
Day 2 finals of the 2019 Speedo Junior National Championships include the 200 backstroke, 100 freestyle, 400 IM, and 4 x 100 freestyle relay.