Cal’s Reece Whitley and USC’s Henry Fusaro have been named the Pac-12’s Men’s Swimmer & Diver of the Week.
Whitley swept the breaststrokes. Quah also swept a stroke specialty, putting up a 46.76 in the 100 fly and a 1:43.95 to win the 200 fly.
California men’s swimming and diving will take a split-squad approach in SoCal this weekend when the Bears clash with USC and UC San Diego on Feb. 7-8.
ASU’s Selim has been named Pac-12 Men’s Diver of the Week for the third time this season, while Cal’s Whitley wins Men’s Swimmer for the first time.
Whitley took down Kevin Cordes’ former 100 breast record in his sweep of the breaststroke records, while Gonzalez took down Cory Chitwood’s mark in the 400 IM
Reece Whitley took this one, becoming the new national leader this season. He nearly went under 1:51, winning at 1:51.02
After punching a nation #1 time of 41.82 this morning in the 100 free, Texas’s Daniel Krueger is the favorite for the win tonight.
His time of 1:39.15 in the 200 back ranks second in the nation this year, behind only Texas A&M’s Shaine Casas (1:38.21).
Texas Sophomore Drew Kibler put up the fastest prelims time in the 200 free, and will swim for a second event title after winning the 500 free last night.
Swimmers like Alvin Jiang and Max McHugh continue to impress with nation-leading times during day 3 prelims at the 2019 Minnesota Invite.
After his nation-leading 4:12.17 in the 500 free during prelims, Arizona’s Brooks Fail will test that mark in tonight’s final.
Sidelined after being hit by a stray bullet this summer, Minnesota breaststroker Max McHugh is back. We’ll see him tonight on the 200 medley relay.
It’s a rematch of 2019 NCAAs, with #1 Cal taking on #2 Texas. Watch for some brutal battles through the 50, 100, and 200 freestyles.
With a flurry of mid-season invites coming up this week, here’s a quick snapshot of the top times in NCAA Division I so far this season.
Our #1-ranking votes are no longer unanimous after a fast fall season for several top programs. The uncertainty after the top two also continues.