For the second time in a week, a Pac-12 athlete has broken the hallowed 1:40 barrier in an event some though was impossible. Then: Missy Franklin in the 200 free. Now: David Nolan in the 200 IM.
The 200 freestyle opened up a little bit this season with swimmers such as Joao De Lucca, Michael Wynalda, and Frank Dyer graduating, giving Southern California senior Cristian Quintero an open run at an NCAA title.
USC’s Cristian Quintero earned one final year of eligibilty and returns to defend his 2014 NCAA title in the 500 freestyle.
Congratulations to Stanford’s David Nolan, the new American record holder and U.S. Open record holder in the men’s 200 IM (1:40.07).
2015 Men’s Pac 12 Conference Championships Fan Guide: Cal Shooting For Three-Peat, But Cardinal and Trojans Will Make it Interesting
Seth Stubblefield and the Cal Bears are shooting for their third Pac 12 team title in a row
The USC men’s swimming and diving team wraps up the regular season Friday (Feb. 20) and Saturday (Feb. 21) with a two-day meet at Pac-12 foe Utah.
Steven Stumph (above) had a nice win in the 200 breast, his first time this season under 2 minutes.
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Check out this gallery of photos from the Texas Hall of Fame Invite over the weekend. Headline photo: Lucy Worrall, USC
The USC Trojans won another dual meet on the road this weekend, beating the Gauchos 152-107 in Santa Barbara.
The biggest story of the 2013-2014 season for USC is also the biggest story of the 2014-2015 season for USC: the emergence of junior Cristian Quintero as a true college swimming superstar.
Cristian Quintero is back for the Trojans, who end their men’s season with three straight road meets against defending NCAA champs Cal, the Stanford Cardinal and the Utah Utes.
Ryan Murphy taking off in the final of the men’s 200m backstroke. Murphy finished second behind Tyler Clary, earning himself a spot on the Pan Pac roster
Conor Dwyer is the lone veteran of last year’s 800 free relay squad that swam to gold in finals who finished in the top 4 of the 200 on Thursday.
Men’s 400 Meter Freestyle – US Nationals Preview – Jaeger finds his sweet spot in Worlds medal defense
Connor Jaeger combines elite endurance with deceptive speed as the defending national champion in the 400 free.