Howard won two events and split sub-19, twice, on relays.
The hours spent at the Alabama Aquatic Center – the dives, the yards, the practices, the meets – have all been piling up for the Alabama swimming and diving teams’ 14 seniors and this weekend the last of those, the competition part of their AQC tenure, comes to an end.
The FSU swimming and diving teams will welcome Incarnate Word on Thursday before hitting the road to face Alabama and Miami.
More upheaval at the top! For the second straight men’s Power Rankings, we have a new #1 as the battle for the NCAA title continues to tighten.
The Alabama men beat Auburn in a dual meet for the first time since the 2010-2011 season.
The Auburn swimming and diving teams will compete in their final dual meet of the fall on Friday when they travel to Tuscaloosa to face Alabama at the Alabama Aquatics Center.
Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil blasted the #1 time in the country in the women’s 50 free at day 1 prelims of the Georgia Fall Invite.
Taper. Rest. Preparation. Drop tapers. Swim coaches have a million words to describe the art of resting, and often it seems every coach has a different definition of each term. But Pursley says the terminology truly does matter – at least in the mind of the athlete.
Alabama senior Robert Howard ripped a 41.9 in the 100 free, but the Florida men and women were the team winners for the 2018 Georgia Tech Invite.
Zach Yeadon of Notre Dame will swim the men’s 1650 on the final night in Columbus.
Caio Pumputis racked up a winning double for Georgia Tech tonight.
It was a strong first night of finals for the Florida freshman on the women’s side as they won 2 of the 3 individual events. Leah Braswell knocked over a second off her 500 free time, pulling ahead of Auburn freshman Emily Hetzer (4:39.18) on the back half to win in 4:37.83.
Pumputis’s 1:44.83 from last week’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge is no more.
Florida’s Maxime Rooney is one of the anticipated big guns to compete this week at the Georgia Tech Invite.
The battle for #1 is heating up, with at least three teams in contention, and our staff is split across the top of the NCAA.