Indiana and Ian Finnerty lead the way heading into the final day, but they’ll have to hold off hard-charging Texas and Cal tonight to seal an upset NCAA team title.
2018 MEN’S PAC-12 SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, February 28 – Saturday, March 3 Federal Way, WA (Pacific Time Zone)…
The team battle between Cal and Stanford is heating up, with each having 10 A finalists.
Pleasanton, California high school junior Calvin David has verbally committed to swim for the University of California, Berkeley in 2019-20.
Freshman standout Ryan Hoffer won multiple events for the Cal Bears as they took down Pac-12 rival USC on Saturday.
Jensen won the individual 100 free in 43.07 before leading off the winning 400 free relay in 42.99.
Lynch led by a nail at the halfway mark, but was able to outpace Hoffer to stretch his lead up to a couple of tenths through the back half.
All-American butterfliers Zheng Quah and Justin Lynch put on a show for the Cal Bears in their annual triple distance meet with Stanford.
Incoming freshman Ryan Hoffer is a huge addition for the Bears and will play a big role on the relays in addition to being a key player individually. He’s already fast enough to have scored big in both sprints at 2017 NCAAs.
Bilquist set a Meet Record, winning the 100 back with a 1:01.13 to clear the former mark of 1:01.69 done by Presly Bard in 2010.
It’s not often we see a swimmer dominate the 50 free by close to a full second, but Morozov did just that at this meet.
Ryan Murphy and the Cal Bears are closing the gap on Stanford
Baker and Bilquist traded blows through the first portion of the race, with Baker taking the early lead at the 100, but Bilquist fighting back for the edge at the 150. In the end, Baker had a breakthrough, roaring to a 1:49.83 victory ahead of Bilquist’s 1:50.06.
Tom Shields went 52.1 and Kendyl Stewart 58.8 in their 100 butterfly races to close the 2016 Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions (SMOC).
The 2016 Fran Crippen Swim Meet of Champions opened in Mission Viejo, California Thursday night, with Stephanie Peacock and Ous Mellouli earning distance wins.