Minnesota swimming and diving will embark on their greatest test of the season so far in their first home meet of the year hosting Michigan, Wisconsin and Penn State.
Tevyn Waddell was one of five Minnesota women who won a pair of individual events as they rolled past Iowa.
It only took one meet for freshman Mackenzie Padington to be recognized on a conference wide level.
Padington stole the show in the 200 free, running away with it in 1:46.85.
You’ll never guess who we ranked #1… Ok, you might. But there are a few interesting offseason shake-ups, including one team outside the top 10 last year bringing in two impact transfers to surge towards the top 5.
Mackenzie Padington could come up huge for Minnesota, as she comes down from British Columbia for her freshman year with the Gophers.
Sarah Darcel was one of three women who tied for the High Point award at the Canadian Swimming Championships in Montreal.
The UBC men and Island Swimming women won the respective team titles at the Canadian Swimming Championships, while Oakville won the combined title.
Mack Darragh broke the 200 fly Canadian record on the final night of Summer Nationals in Montreal.
Mallory Comerford will swim on the U.S. team in the final of the women’s 4×200 free relay.
Today’s highlights included a rare tie in the 200 IM after a hard fought battle between age group phenom Michael Andrew and Georgia’s Jay Litherland.
Swimmers are slated to compete in the 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 back, 200 IM, women’s 800 free, and men’s 1500 free.
Jay Litherland will be back in action today at the Santa Clara Pro Swim after an impressive double last night with wins in the 400 IM and 200 free.
Top seed Kelsi Worrell has scratched out of the 200 fly final after clocking a quick 2:09.37 to top the heats.
Follow along for a live recap of day 3 prelims from Santa Clara.