Ian Pickles, a rapidly-improving sprint freestyler from Swim Neptune in Scottsdale, Arizona, will swim at Texas next fall.
The 2022 Minnesota Invite keeps chugging along this morning with heats of the 200 fly, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 back.
Despite some key scratches, fans should be in store for some great head-to-head matches tonight in Minnesota, including the men’s 100 breast.
Minnesota star breaststroker Max McHugh will be in action this morning in the men’s 100 breast.
Anna Elendt won the 50 and 200 breast for Texas against TCU Friday night. Notably, her 200 breast was a second faster than she was in October 2021.
Butterfly and IM specialist Flanders has decided to stay in-state and commit to Texas’ class of 2023. He finaled in the 100 fly at the 2022 Junior Nationals.
The Texas men have scratched Ethan Harder from their NCAA roster, which frees the Longhorns up to bring two divers to the championships which begin next week.
Havard’s Jake Johnson is now qualified for men’s NCAAs after Texas dropped Sam Artmann from their lineup to fit under the maximum of 18 swimmers.
Texas sophomore David Johnston, who finished 7th at NCAAs last season in the mile, now ranks #2 in the country in that event.
The 2022 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship wrap up with tonight, and a few conference and meet records could be in danger.
Danny Krueger, who entered conference championship season as the fastest 100 freestyler in the country, will try to reclaim that throne on Saturday.
Texas sophomore Carson Foster will vie for a Big 12 title defense tonight in the men’s 200 IM, a final that will feature six Longhorn swimmers.
As always, Thursday’s action will include the 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free.
The Longhorn and Horned Frogs men jumped back into the pool Saturday for some 50m timed trials the day after facing off in a more traditional dual meet.