Winners of the last three NCAA titles and NCAA record-holders in the 400 medley relay, the Texas Longhorns have missed the A final with a 9th-place finish at prelims of the 2018 NCAA meet.
Texas freshman Evie Pfeifer is seeking her 3rd title of the meet in the 1650 free.
Among the swimmers to watch out for tonight on the men’s side are Texas All-Americans Joseph Schooling (100 fly), Jonathan Roberts (400 IM), and Townley Haas (200 free).
Austin Katz and Justin Wright threw down the fastest college times this season in the 200 back and 200 fly, respectively, on the final of the 2017 Texas Invite.
Swimming fans got to witness another butterfly battle between Joseph Schooling and Jack Conger in Friday night’s 100 fly final.
Texas freshman standout Austin Katz was a key player in helping the Horns secure their NCAA spot. Despite their A relay being disqualified, Katz came up big with a 45.34 backstroke split to help the B relay to victory.
Joseph Schooling qualified 1st in the 50 free, but a swimmer from a lower division of NCAA swimming wasn’t far behind.
The Texas Longhorns have won the NCAA title each year since Joseph Schooling and the rest of the class of 2018 arrived on the “Forty Acres.” The race for the team title projects to be tighter this year, but the Longhorns have the talent and depth to make it four in a row.
For South African Brad Tandy, who was cost a trip to the World Championships by visa issues, Sunday’s 50 free will be his proving ground for the year.
World record-holder Ryan Lochte will swim the 200 IM in heats on the final day of the 2017 U.S. Open
Cal’s Matt Josa is the top seed for tonight’s 100 fly final.
Cassidy Bayer headlines the field in the women’s 100 fly on day 3 of the U.S. Open.
2017 SOUTHERN ZONE SECTIONALS – AUSTIN July 6th-9th, 2017 Psych Sheet Pre-Scratch Timeline Meet Info Real-Time Results An intense double…
2017 SOUTHERN ZONE SECTIONALS – AUSTIN July 6th-9th, 2017 Psych Sheet Pre-Scratch Timeline Meet Info Real-Time Results Friday’s finals session…
Joseph Schooling broke another pool record tonight, this time in the 100 fly where he bested teammate Jack Conger’s mark of 51.83 by 0.01.