Kenyan athletes will no longer be able to compete at World Aquatics events until a successful election takes place.
After moving into 4th this year on day one, Zhang now sits as the third fastest in the NCAA this season in the 200 free after lowering his conference record.
Zhang reset his own conference record in the 500 freestyle, leading the event by nearly four seconds with a time of 4:15.96.
The Grand Canyon women opened the meet by setting the conference record in the 200 medley relay before adding a second win in the 800 free relay.
The Northern Arizona women are poised to take their 10th straight WAC title, while the UNLV men are in position to take their 3rd consecutive title.
Thursday night’s action featured the 200 free relay, 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, 400 medley relay, women’s 3-meter diving and men’s 1-meter diving.
The country has been under temporary suspension for the past two years after failing to meet two deadlines for elections in 2020.
Northern Arizona women earned their 9th consecutive WAC title tonight after Casey Craffey won the 1650 and Maddy Rey won her 3rd individual event of the meet
Northern Arizona women maintained their lead after Maddy Rey won the 400 IM with a school-record time of 4:15.32 and a 2-second lead over the field.
UNLV men and NAU women maintained their leads after Bolanos won the 200 IM, Mykkannen scored a 2nd place finish in the 500, and NAU’s Maddy Rey won the 500.
UNLV men had to chase down Air Force’s 800 free relay after AFA’s Zhang led-off with a WAC record time of 1:33.39. UNLV took control in the last half to win.
Raphaela Nakashima, Maria Brunlehner, and Emily Muteti (above) look to score the most points for GCU women and help overthrow 8x champions Northern Arizona.
CBU honored their seniors on Sunday, and the men won their meet against GCU 183.5-115.5. The women lost their meet, 163.5-132.5.
Grand Canyon’s Jack Armstrong set a new school record in the men’s 50 free and contributed on two winning relays to open the Miami Invite.
Washington State won 9 of 11 events against GCU, including Pac 12 champion Chloe Larson’s 50 free win during Friday’s victory against Grand Canyon