Sean Grieshop (above) is the top returning swimmer in 2 NCAA events in the 2019-2020 season: the 500 free and the 400 IM.
Veronica BURCHILL, Claire RASMUS, Catie DELOOF, and Gabby DELOOF broke the meet record in the women’s 4×100 free at XXX Summer Universiade.
Zach Apple moved from 8th to 7th on the all-time list of 100 freestylers after blasting a 47.79 leadoff on the men’s 400 free relay at WUGs.
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Tate Jackson led off in 48.36, followed by Dean Farris, who smoked a 47.08 that is one of the fastest splits of all-time.
Many meet records with be on the prowl for the opening finals session, including a big threat from the USA in the men’s 400 free relay.
The first day of competition at the 2019 World University Games will feature seven individual races, plus both 4×100 free relays.
College dual meet season is over, but Cal and Stanford partook in an electric battle with some big times on Saturday in Berkeley.
NC State Head Coach Braden Holloway will be the men’s Head Coach, while Stanford women’s Assoiciate Head Coach Tracy Slusser will be leading the women’s team.
SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the Thursday night intensity.
Cal had a huge morning, with top qualifying spots in 3 of 5 swimming events. That includes Andrew Seliskar, searching for his first-ever individual NCAA title after becoming the fifth man ever under 1:40 in the 200 IM this morning.
The Cal bears look to bounce back from their 3rd place finish in the 800 free relay, with Andrew Seliskar and Ryan Hoffer leading the charge with top seeds.
NC State, Texas and Cal have almost endless options for 400 medley relay lineups tonight. We try to puzzle out the options between sessions.
Indiana looks just as strong as last year in this event, and they will be gunning for their 2nd-straight win.
Last season, a valiant Cal charge for the national title was soured by one off event: the 100 free. But a solid Pac-12 performance out of the returning sprint group has Cal primed for 2019 redemption.