Great Britain native Anna Hopkin of Arkansas swam the 2nd-fastest 100 freestyle so far in the NCAA season tonight at the Mizzou Invite in 47.05.
Nick Alexander of Missouri swam the first sub-1:40 200 back so far in the NCAA season this morning at the Mizzou Invitational.
Haley Hynes blasted a new personal best of 51.24 tonight in the women’s 100 back at the Mizzou Invitational.
Mikel Schreuders dropped a 1:33.61 200 free at day 2 prelims of the Mizzou Invite, the top time so far in this NCAA season.
Arkansas’ Anna Hopkin swam a nation-leading 21.64 in the women’s 50 free at the Mizzou Invite.
Annie Ochitwa swam the 3rd-fastest 100 fly in the NCAA this morning in 51.37.
Missouri is the best team at their home invitational, but Arkansas’ Anna Hopkins is a star-in-the-making for Arkansas.
Alexander put up a strong 1:47.53 to win the 200 IM, and finished first in the 100 back (48.24).
Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.
The men’s 100 back continues to be one of the most competitive events in the U.S.
15-year-old kate McCarville (Springfield Aquatics) won the women’s 200 fly with a 2:14.51, shaving 1-tenth of a second off her previous best of 2:14.63.
Ryan Murphy and Jacob Pebley are virtual locks for the top two spots in the men’s 200 back at the upcoming U.S. National Championships in Irvine.
Ann Ochitwa, who will be a Mizzou Senior in the Fall, went 26.65 in the women’s 50 fly, landing her in a tie for 9th in the nation this year, and 50th in the world.
Brinegar has committed to Indiana University, and they will certainly be looking forward to getting him on campus– his time is faster than the school record by almost thirteen seconds.