Rye Ulett (pictured above) graduated high school early and had an individual victory in the 100 backstroke in her debut as Louisville women defeat Indiana.
Emily Weiss was also a member of the 2018-2019 US National Team after competing at the 2018 Junior Pan Pacs in Fiji.
U.S. Olympian Michael Brinegar (IU) is the top seed in the men’s mile, while 2021 NCAA All-American Charlie Clark is the #2 seed.
The German native with limited yards racing experience was 19.54 in the 50 and 1:33-flat in the 200 free earlier in the meet.
Virginia Tech’s Youssef Ramadan blasted a NCAA “A” time of 44.64 to take the top seed in the men’s 100 fly this morning at the Ohio State invite
Freshman Rafael Miroslaw showed off his short course yards potential with a 19.54 and fifth-year Gabriel Fantoni also put up a big best time.
Host team Ohio State brought it in the women’s relays, winning 3 of 4.
Alex Walsh and the defending NCAA champion Virginia Cavaliers are the clear-cut #1 ranking women’s team as we stand here in October.
Indiana came away with decisive wins in both the men’s and women’s meets.
In his first meet back, it looks as though the 5th year sprinter hasn’t missed a beat.
Peplowski, who was the Hoosiers’ leading breaststroker last season, swept the breast events to open the season.
Indiana Swim Club’s Brendan Burns crushed his lifetime best 200 free time from 2018 Summer Nationals by more than one second to win the event with a 1:50.14.
Ella Ristic, the 6th-fastest 200 freestyler in Indiana history, missed the team’s 800 free relay with a concussion. The Hoosiers placed 11th without her.
Meanwhile, OSU rounded out an impressive weekend with a shiny new Big Ten title, their second-straight after a drought that had lasted over three decades.
After a three-decade-plus drought, Ohio State is going to make it two consecutive Big Ten titles tonight with a big finals session ahead.