Most, but not all, of Louisville’s twelve nation-leading times were done at the SMU Classic.
Patrick Mulcare and Louise Hansson swept the men’s and women’s backstrokes, respectively, while Mulcare also took the 400 IM and Hansson the 100 fly.
Riley Scott won three events in USC’s sweep at home over ASU.
The USC men’s women’s swimming and diving teams return to dual meet action this weekend, hosting Pac-12 rivals Arizona State on Friday and Arizona on Saturday.
Dobler is an incredibly important pickup for the Trojans on the breaststroke side, with All-American breaststrokers Riley Scott and Kirsten Vose losing eligibility before she starts at USC.
Sophomore Caitlin Tycz had two individual wins as the USC Trojan women defeated the Utah Utes 142-120.
A ray of sunshine in the hard training month of October, the SMU Classic gives 6 groups of 8 swimmers and 1 diver from around the country to suit up and show what they can do
Louisville made sure things weren’t close, after coming within a point of winning each of the past two years.
Mallory Comerford provided some incredibly fast in-seasons splits, helping the Cardinals to five event victories and a 28-point lead after night one of the 2018 SMU Classic.
Team Elite’s Yan Zibei posted a pair of extremely quick breaststroke times today. Zibei won the 100 breast in the 1st session with a 51.45, outpacing runner-up Carsten Vissering (USC) by .37 seconds. Zibei was even faster in the 200 in the 2nd session, posting a 1:51.87 to claim victory by nearly 7 seconds.
The USC swimming team opens the regular season with the Trojan Invite with a Friday session at 2 p.m. as well as Saturday sessions at 8:30 and 11: 30 a.m. at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
Louise Hansson, the defending 100 fly national champion, will be a lethal weapon in dual meets this year for USC.
During the lane line run, each team in it’s entirety had to carry a lane line across campus
USC hosted their annual cardinal and gold intrasquad on Friday, September 7, and SwimSwam was there to keep you up to date on the action
Louise Hansson is a multistroke star who leads a USC team primed to move up from last year’s 12th place finish.