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.
After winning the 200 breast, Lilly King will look to give the Big Ten some more big points today in the women’s 100 breast.
Most, but not all, of Louisville’s twelve nation-leading times were done at the SMU Classic.
Alabama senior Robert Howard has been named the Southeastern Conference Swimmer of the Week for the second-consecutive week
Alabama swimming and diving is back on the road on Friday, traveling to Knoxville, Tenn., to take on the Tennessee Volunteers at 9 a.m. CT at the Allan Jones Aquatic Center.
Alabama senior Robert Howard has been named the Southeastern Conference Swimmer of the Week after winning both the 50 and 200 freestyles and anchored both the winning 200 medley and 200 freestyle relays against Texas A&M.
Alabama got a pair of 18-second relay legs from star sprinter Robert Howard, who currently leads the NCAA in the 50 free.
Alabama men won both relays and seven of 12 individual races against the Aggies.