The Harvard men are the 3-time defending champions, but Princeton and Yale will challenge to end their streak at the 2020 Ivy League Championships.
On top of that, the last time Harvard cracked the top 10 itself was in 1963 when they finished 10th.
The Texas Longhorns came out strong tonight, but they weren’t the only ones.
The Harvard men broke Meet Records in both relays on day 1 of the 2019 Ivy League Championships.
Sean Faikish, 16, and Alec Peckmann, 19, had a tight battle in the men’s 200 IM
Madison Kolessar, a 16 year old from Suburban Seahawks Club, swam a 4:55.62 to win the 400 IM by a second over runner-up Mia Abruzzo (15 – Plymouth Whitemarsh Aquatics) and Madeleine Aguirre (17 – Suburban Seahawks Club).
While NC State and Texas are 2 of the top teams battling for the title tonight, the Florida Gators are bringing in a team that could be hard to beat.
Cole Buese is one of the Princeton men competing for tonight’s 200 fly title.
Harvard’s Brennan Novak is set to compete in the 1000 free tonight. Teammate Dean Farris headlines both the 200 free and 100 back.
Watch Harvard’s Dean Farris put up the fifth-fastest 800 freestyle relay split of all time.
The Penn and Harvard Men dueled it out while Brown’s Women took on Harvard’s and Penn’s.
Harnish finished over 5 seconds ahead of the field, flipping in 51.04 en route to her 1:44.73 victory.
Eric Whisenant from Germantown Center Swim Team in Germantown, Tennessee has verbally committed to Harvard.
Levente Bathory of Winston-Salem, North Carolina has made a verbal commitment to the application process at Harvard University.*
Harvard picked up two more verbal commitments* from Charles Vaughan (pictured above) and Mahlon Reihman (pictured below).