After Auburn won decisively against LSU last Thursday, LSU’s Maggie MacNeil and Brooks Curry hopped on a flight to Toronto to race at the FINA World Cup.
Torri Huske and the Stanford women have looked strong this season, bumping up them to the #2 slot in the second edition of our NCAA power rankings.
Kaitlyn Dobler and Reid Mikuta went times of 57.83 and 51.41 in the 100 breast respectively, which both would have scored at NCAAs last season.
Five Auburn women cracked 56 in the 100 fly, led by Claudia Thamm in 54.91. Thamm also tied for first in the 50 free (23.13).
Platts best times would have scored 51 individual points at the 2022 SEC Championships where Auburn finished only 41 points behind Texas A&M.
Zoey Zeller, a 1:01/2:11 breaststroker from South Valley Makos in Morgan Hill, CA, has verbally committed to Auburn for 2023-24.
The daughter of a former US National Team member, McGuire will join the Auburn Tigers as a member of their class of 2023.
Tennessee’s Jordan Crooks will have all eyes on him in the men’s 100 freestyle after becoming the fastest freshman in the 50 free earlier in the meet.
Florida’s Kieran Smith is the defending NCAA Champion in the 200 free, but he’s chosen the 400 IM on day 3 of SECs for the fourth straight season.
Led by the formidable duo of Alex Walsh and Kate Douglass, the UVA women continue to top our NCAA power rankings heading into the conference championships.
With a rising young core, the Tennessee women appear poised to reclaim the SEC title after winning for the first time in 2020.
Auburn sophomores Mikkel Gadgaard and Meghan Lynch, along with Florida senior Leah Braswell, earned the conference’s Swimmer of the Week honors.
The Auburn men and women scored no points at last year’s NCAA Championship meet, but earned themselves a lot of opportunities to change that on Friday.
Both volunteer assistants Katie Ledecky (Florida) and Zane Grothe (Auburn) raced in a 500 at the Florida-Auburn dual meet.
Derek Maas had three individual victories as the Alabama men lost to Auburn in a close score of 152-148. The Alabama women beat Auburn 161-139.