Drabot turned heads earlier this month when she threw down a personal best 1:54.49 in a dual meet against NC State. She demolished that time today, taking down reigning NCAA champ Ella Eastin as she touched in 1:51.74 to Eastin’s 1:52.03.
One of the highlight swims of the session came in the 400 IM, where Ledecky battled reigning NCAA champ and teammate Ella Eastin.
Utah cruised past UNLV in non-conference dual meet action.
Arizona freshmen Brooks Fail and Sam Iida picked up 2 wins each to help the Wildcats beat Utah.
ASU won 27 of 32 events against Utah in their first dual of the season.
Much of the pre-season conversation about Cal’s Andrew Seliskar has been whether he will keep the 200 fly on his NCAA schedule or swap it out for the 200 breast. He swam and won both of those races Saturday against the Utes.
Paul Ungur put up a big sprint backstroke time that could help Utah break through for an NCAA relay berth later this year.
Utah won 13 out of 15 events at their relay exhibition against BYU.
The University of Utah swimming and diving teams will compete against BYU this Friday, Sept. 22 in the Ute Natatorium.
Ungur led the Utes’ 200 medley relay off in a blistering 20.98.
Once again, freshman Dean Farris played a big role for Harvard, winning his signature 200 free.
Wyoming finished their first half of the season off strong with a win over Utah, (173-127), winning ten out of a total 16 events.
Utah men and women come out victorious over UNLV.
Freshman Nick Arakelian of Queens shared Swimmer of the Meet honors with teammate Matt Josa for his performance at the 2015 Bluegrass Mountain Conference championships.