Backstroke star Isabelle Stadden projects to be the one constant for the Cal women as they enter the season under a cloud of uncertainty.
The Cal women defeated Utah on Friday, winning 12 out of 14 events, including both relays. Ayla Spitz, Sarah DiMeco, and Isabel Ivey all won two events each.
Izzy Ivey (pictured) will be leaned on heavily by the Bears once again as they battle to return to the top-three of the NCAA.
Isabel Ivey contributed to two pool record-breaking Cal relays during the final session of the 2021 Chick-Fil-A Invitational.
Cal freshmen Mia Kragh (pictured) and Lizzy Cook went 1-3 in the 100 fly, while Lea Polonsky won the 400 IM in Session 2 at Chick-Fil-A Invite.
Olympic medalist Torri Huske leads a loaded Stanford class that landed the top spot in our rankings with four swimmers ranked inside the top-20 domestically.
One last look at how the girls’ high school class of 2021 stacks up as they enter their freshmen years of college in the 2021-22 NCAA season.
Cal commit Mia Kragh was another swimmer to post a top seed by a significant margin, swimming a 59.24 in prelims of the women’s 100 fly.
18-year-old Mia Kragh (Rancho San Dieguito) and 16-year-old Campbell Stoll (Elmbrook Swim Club) each clocked lifetime bests to finish 1st and 2nd respectively
University of Texas’ David Johnston is the top seed in the men’s 400 IM by 6 seconds.
Cal’s Trenton Julian is looking to pick up his first title of the weekend. The question is whether or not it will be a best time.
This morning, we’ll see heats of the 200 fly and 100 freestyle, as well as one heat each of the women’s 800 free and men’s 1500 free.
At Santa Clarita Futures, Kevin Houseman dropped four seconds to swim 2:15.77 in the 200 breast. Also, Mia Kragh broke a minute in the 100 fly, hitting 59.07.
Gabe Castaño broke his 50 free Mexican National Record again with a 22.01, tying the FINA ‘A’ cut and making him eligible to represent Mexico at the Olympics.
With two days left of competition at U.S. Olympic Trials Wave I, this morning’s prelims session features the 400 freestyle, 100 butterfly and 200 backstroke.