Linnea Mack did not break 54.00 in the Olympic Trials final last week, but both of her 100 meter free times today would have made the U.S. Olympic team.
Will Townley Haas have another big drop in Friday night’s finals in the 200 free?
Texas freshman Alex Zettle had the best swim in prelims on Thursday at the Big 12 Championships. Will he beat Townley Haas for the title in finals? Or will the defending NCAA Champion find some extra speed for the evening session?
USC’s Louise Hansson tied Michigan’s Maggie MacNeil for the fastest 100 fly time of the season, throwing down a 50.09 in the Day 3 prelims of the 2018 Texas Hall of Fame Invite.
Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson impressed with a 1:53.0 in the 200 IM on the first morning of the 2018 Texas Hall of Fame Invite.
Evie Pfeifer is set to build off of a successful freshman campaign as the Longhorns will replace outgoing sprint staple Rebecca Millard with two elite young sprinters in Julia Cook and Grace Ariola.
Among the swimmers to watch out for tonight on the men’s side are Texas All-Americans Joseph Schooling (100 fly), Jonathan Roberts (400 IM), and Townley Haas (200 free).
Texas’ Brett Ringgold will challenge teammates Tate Jackson and Joseph Schooling for the 50 free title tonight.
Texas is poised to win their 6th Big 12 title in a row.
World record-holder Ryan Lochte will swim the 200 IM in heats on the final day of the 2017 U.S. Open
Cox dominated the field, touching in a blistering 1:52.82 to clip her own Big 12 Conference Record of 1:52.83, which she set back in December at this season’s Texas Invite.
At the second day prelim of the Big 12, a strong freshman class is bringing exciting contributions to an already powerful roster for the Texas Longhorn men and women.
Madisyn Cox of Texas won the 200 IM at tonight’s Texas Invite, hitting the fastest time in the NCAA this season and leading the way for many strong swims.
Junior Madisyn Cox has been unstoppable since moving to Austin for college, and the Texas IM corps appears to be growing up around her.
The girls of Charlotte Catholic won their 14th straight high school state title in North Carolina, getting wins from Nora McCullagh and Becca Postoll.