INdiana sophomore Anna Peplowski racked up three individual wins at the meet (100 back, 200 back, and 200 free) and six total victories including relays.
Day two of the Ohio State Invite will feature prelims of the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back, as well as finals of the 800 free relay.
In their first home meet of the season, the Ohio State women handled in-state opponent Akron, posting a lopsided 224-71 victory.
Alex Walsh of Virginia was voted to win the 200 and 400 IMs by all 10 of the SwimSwam writers contributing to this report.
With NCAA Champion Sophie Hansson gone, Andrea Podmaníková will get her chance in the spotlight as a 5th year for the NC State Wolfpack this season.
Amy Fulmer (pictured), one of Ohio State’s crucial relay contributors, will come into the season as one of the nation’s top sprinters.
Regan Smith owns the American and U.S. Open record in this event. Can she add an NCAA title in the 100 backstroke to her already impressive resume?
Katii Tang wasn’t on Michigan’s scoring roster for these Big Ten Championships, but her time on Friday evening would have qualified her for the A Final.
After completing a four-peat last night in the 50 free, Michigan senior Maggie MacNeil is a near-lock to do so once again on Friday in the 100 fly.
Nyah Funderburke didn’t crack Ohio State’s team for the Big Ten Championships, but she still qualified for NCAAs with her prelims swim in the 100 back.
The Buckeyes have the potential to win all five relays at the Big Ten Championships as they look to win their third team title in a row.
Kristen Romano returns for a fifth year with the Buckeyes as they gear up to take a run at a third straight Big Ten title and a top-five showing at NCAAs.
The rich get richer as the reigning NCAA champions at UVA bring in a freshman class headlined by star sprinter Gretchen Walsh.
Alyssa Graves, a 2021 NCAA qualifier in the 1650 free and 200 fly while at Iowa, will transfer to Ohio State in the fall of 2021.
Letitia Sim is the top seed in tonight’s 50 fly but will also go in as 2nd seed in the 200 IM, right behind Lucy Thomas.