Half of the California men’s team headed to Stockton this weekend for a dual meet on Friday. While the rest of the team traveled to Salt Lake City for a meet against Utah, the Bears’ contingent in Stockton earned a victory over Pacific.
Incoming freshman Ryan Hoffer is a huge addition for the Bears and will play a big role on the relays in addition to being a key player individually. He’s already fast enough to have scored big in both sprints at 2017 NCAAs.
Ryan Murphy and the Cal Bears are closing the gap on Stanford
Olympic gold medalist and World Record holder Ryan Murphy will take on the 100 back tonight.
Cal’s Andrew Seliskar will look to set up a sweep of the IM events, while teammates Ryan Murphy (100 back) and Justin Lynch (100 fly) seek their first individual titles of the meet.
In the 200 IM, Arizona State’s Cameron Craig made a big statement to take the top seed, but he’ll be challenged by Cal’s Ryan Murphy and Andrew Seliskar tonight.
USC’s defending champ Reed Malone will take on the 500 free this morning, but he’ll be up against a loaded Stanford distance group that includes Liam Egan, True Sweetser, and Grant Shoults.
Townley Haas added a victory in the 200 free to earlier wins in the 100 and 400 freestyles on Saturday…
Nova of Virginia’s Townley Haas added a 400 free title on Friday night to his earlier win in the 100 free.
Justin Lynch, who is faster in the 100 meter fly at 16 than Michael Phelps was, leads the #1-ranked class in the country in 2014.
Los Osos celebrated back-to-back CIF-SS Division 2 team championships on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Riverside, when they beat Santiago (Corona) by 1.5 points.
Kyle Coan of Los Osos won the 200 free and 100 fly and set the Division 2 record in the 50 free leading off the 200 free relay.
The Los Osos boys team is hoping to repeat their 2013 CIF-SS Division 2 title this year; they have the roster to make it happen. Meanwhile, Glendora seems to have the depth necessary to stay out front in the girls’ race.
Connor Hoppe (above) is one of 10 men to have signed National Letters of Intent to swim for Dave Durden and Cal in the early signing period.