Backstroke star Isabelle Stadden projects to be the one constant for the Cal women as they enter the season under a cloud of uncertainty.
Marizel van Jaarsveld and Crile Hart were named coSIDA’s female At-Large Academic All-Americans of the Year for Divisions II and III, respectively.
USC sophomore Kaitlyn Dobler was among 41 Division I swimmers and divers named to their respective CoSIDA Academic At-Large All-District teams.
Neumann and Rajic were among four Cal athletes who have been awarded postgraduate scholarships to help in pursuing higher degrees.
Neumann, a freestyle swimmer from Amsterdam and a team co-captain for the Golden Bears, is majoring in Global Studies and holds a cumulative 3.95 GPA.
Freshman Regan Smith of Stanford will swim the 100 back/100 fly double today. She will face off with Huske in the 100 fly and Stadden in the 100 back.
Minnesota’s Max McHugh will have a battle tonight in the men’s 100 breast, as Texas’ Caspar Corbeau is the top qualifier out of prelims.
University of Texas graduate senior Cameron Auchinachie dropped the first official sub-19 flat-start 50 free of the season in 18.94.
Several of the strongest schools in the country square off this week at Minnesota Invite, which begins tonight with timed finals of two relays
Cal’s Reece Whitley will go head-to-head with reigning NCAA champ Max Mchugh in the men’s breaststroke events at the 2021 Minnesota Invite.
The Cal women defeated Utah on Friday, winning 12 out of 14 events, including both relays. Ayla Spitz, Sarah DiMeco, and Isabel Ivey all won two events each.
Cal takes to the road for the third time in four competitions this fall, traveling to Utah on Friday for a dual meet with the Utes.
Izzy Ivey (pictured) will be leaned on heavily by the Bears once again as they battle to return to the top-three of the NCAA.
The Virginia women beat Cal by 20 points in the first-ever dual meet between the two teams. The teams will compete in non-traditional events on October 16.
Isabel Ivey contributed to two pool record-breaking Cal relays during the final session of the 2021 Chick-Fil-A Invitational.