Florida rising senior Talia Bates won all six events she swam and posted a lifetime best 50 free time of25.66, taking .07 off her previous best from 2018.
FSU freshman Mason Herbet was a crucial member in the Seminoles’ win over Tampa on Wednesday, marking the program’s 4th undefeated season in history.
Izaak Bastian was one of three double winners for the Seminoles; he swept the breaststrokes, going 54.56 in the 100 and 2:00.13 in the 200 breast.
The Seminole men are seeking its first program win against the Tigers (0-18), while the FSU women last defeated Auburn in 1983 (3-14 all-time).
On their senior day, the FSU Seminoles raced to a 188-90 victory on the men’s side and a 226-48 win on the women’s side over the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs.
A last-minute addition to the Florida State class of 2020, Stephen Speck will bring some badly-needed depth to the Seminoles’ 400 IM crew.
Eagle Swim Team and McDonogh School’s Zach Smith has verbally committed to Florida State’s class of 2024.