Murtagh scored 14 points for Penn State at this year’s Big Ten Championships. Rutgers finished only 30 points behind Purdue.
Burns will be a big addition to Penn State’s distance group, with the potential to be one of the team’s best during her freshman season.
The Nittany Lions combined to win all but one event in a sweep over Villanova on Friday, as the team celebrated its senior class.
Penn State won nearly every event at a Liberty University meet that featured events such as the 25 free, 100 IM, and 50s of the strokes.
Morgan Bagnall of East Haven, Connecticut has announced her verbal commitment to attend Penn State for the fall of 2022.
The Penn State Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving teams swept their meets against West Virginia, with both programs improving to 2-0.
Indiana’s Brendan Burns picked up two individual wins in the 200 fly and 200 back as the Hoosier men topped Northwestern.
The Penn State women got off to a lead in the first day of their home dual meet with Buffalo. They won 5 of the 6 individual races on Friday.
That time from Harlow stands as his fastest dual meet time in his NCAA career, topping the 56.54 he swam at his fastest last season.
Fresh off hitting the qualifying time in the men’s 400 FR on Day 3, TAC Titans 15-year-old Braeden Haughey qualified for next Summer’s Trials in another event
Madison Murtagh, a rising Penn State sophomore, kicked off the meet by winning the women’s 800 free.
Iowa’s Jayah Mathews, Minnesota’s Chantal Nack and Penn State’s Madison Murtagh garner Big Ten women’s weekly awards.
Penn State’s Madison Murtagh, Purdue’s Emily Bretscher and Rutgers’ Francesca Stoppa garner women’s weekly Big Ten awards.
Penn State’s Ally McHugh, Christina Crowell and Madison Murtagh were named women’s swimmer, diver and freshman of the week respectively by the Big Ten.
The University of Virginia opened it season with a pair of wins that highlights the talent and versatility of its large freshman class.