Federico Burdisso, the Italian record-holder in the 200 fly, continues to have an immediate and seismic impact on the Northwestern program.
Not only did Sheridan set an individual Northwestern record in a non-primary stroke, but she helped a relay set a decade-old mark.
Northwestern won 3 of the 4 relays on day 1 of the TYR Invitational.
Calypso Sheridan won the 200 fly, 200 back, and then had the field’s best 200 free relay split as Northwestern defeated Michigan State.
Northwestern’s women broke a school record and rattled two school relay records in their very first meet of ’19-’20 and continued with two dominant home wins.
Smith is a 22.4/49.1 sprinter who was part of UNC’s 200 free relay at the last two ACC Championships.
Bowe Becker swept the sprint freestyle races, including a 43.07 relay lead-off to close out the meet.
Northwestern men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams capped off the weekend by winning a combined 19 events en route to defeating Cincinnati at the Keating Aquatics Center.
Northwestern sophomore Calypso Sheridan broke the Northwestern school record tonight in Evanston, clocking a 1:54.11 to take the 200 back with an NCAA ‘B’ cut.
The Wildcat men and women both have commanding leads after two days of the 2018 TYR Invite.
Sophomores Calypso Sheridan and Sophie Angus were key for the Wildcats.
Through 2 days of competition, there have been 12 pool records broken at the Northwestern TYR Invitational.
The East Bay Athletic League is one of California’s most storied high school swim leagues. Over the years the EBAL has produced NCAA Division 1 standouts as well as World-Junior-Record-Holder Maxime Rooney.
The Spartan boys of De La Salle squeaked out a one-point victory over California High, while the Carondelet girls scored a commanding 30-point win over Cal High in this weekend’s dual meet.