The Georgia Bulldogs snag in-state sprinter Billy Rothery as the ninth member of the Class of 2017 men’s squad.
Versatile freestyler Teagan Cheney from Northern California will head to Athens, Georgia, to suit up for the Bulldogs in 2017.
Brittany MacLean won three events, including the 1000 free and 200 free back-to-back, as the Georgia women won their 100th consecutive home meet with a rout of Wisconsin. The Georgia men also topped Wisconsin by a similar margin.
Watch race videos from Georgia’s 100th win in a dual meet versus Tennessee this weekend.
Georgia men and women defeat Tennessee at their home pool.
Ryan Murphy led off Cal’s 400 medley relay with the first sub-45 100 backstroke time of the season.
The Bulldogs Preserved a Longstanding Home Winning Streak on Saturday against the North Carolina Tar Heels.
The 2015 Long Course Speedo Sectionals in Athens, Georgia kicked off Thursday, featuring some of the top athletes from SwimMAC Elite and Club Wolverine. Elite swimmers from around the globe added prestige to the meet, putting up some fast times during day one prelims.
It’s been a whirlwind year for Georgia coach Jack Bauerle, who spent almost a full calendar year under suspension, but returned to win his 300th dual meet on the women’s side with a victory over Tennessee.
“Our kids worked extremely hard during the Christmas training,” Georgia head coach Jack Bauerle said.
If Georgia can get all the swimmers with potential to score points to score points, this season will be better than last year.
Georgia senior Laura Ryan celebrates senior day on Saturday, while Georgia beat Alabama to close the regular season.
The Georgia women and the Florida men both won the meet, as all four squads put up nationally-ranked times on Friday.
The front half of Chase Kalisz’ 400 IM should continue to improve this year, especially after he won the 200 fly on Friday in a lifetime best.