Kieran Smith has scratched out of the 200 fly, while Erika Brown has scratched out of the 100 back. Neither will swim individually on day 4.
Shaine Casas will race for the SEC title in the 200 IM final as the Texas A&M men fight to stay on top of the day 2 rankings.
All-American junior Courtney Harnish of Georgia is chasing back-to-back SEC Championships title in the women’s 500 free.
Asia Seidt (above) leads a lethal Kentucky women’s backstroke group that holds 3 of the top 4 seeds in the 200 yard race.
Based on how they’ve performed this season, the Texas A&M men have a shot at their first men’s title, but defending champion Florida will go for 8-straight.
One of the best swims of the meet came when Mizzou’s Sarah Thompson split 21.82 on the 3rd leg of Mizzou’s women’s 200 free relay B team.
Shaine Cases (Texas A&M) and Erika Brown (Tennessee) both hold 4 national top times each after the first wave of college invites.
Sarah Thompson (Mizzou) continued to have the meet of her life, shredding her previous best time on the way to winning the women’s 200 back.
Arkansas senior Anna Hopkin is now the fourth-best performer ever in the 50 free, and her time of 21.19 tonight is the seventh-best performance ever.
Anna Hopkin went on to post a lifetime best in the 50 free en route to taking the top seed for tonight over Thompson and Hynes respectively.
Hopkin came just seven-tenths away from her lifetime best and marked her best-ever outing at a non-summer championship meet.
With a flurry of mid-season invites coming up this week, here’s a quick snapshot of the top times in NCAA Division I so far this season.
Nick Alexander clocked a nation-leading time in the 200 back as the Missouri men and women defeated Arkansas, Kentucky, and NC State over the two-day meet.
Mizzou senior swimmer Nick Alexander was named the Southeastern Conference Men’s Swimmer of the Week for his efforts against Florida last week.
The Mizzou men and Florida women each took home wins in their dual meet on Friday, where nearly 40 NCAA top-ten times were posted.