Josh Liendo and Scotty Buff went 1-2 for the Gators in the men’s 100 fly with Liendo posting his second sub-44 effort of the day.
Josh Liendo popped 43.89 in prelims of the 100 fly this morning, breaking the SEC meet record and positioning himself as the favorite for the final.
Sims was the top seed and the favorite in the 400 IM and, without her, Florida teammate Emma Weyant is now the top seed by a very healthy margin.
The 2024 SEC Championships are slated to get underway in Auburn, Alabama today with diving, the 200 medley relay, and the 800 free relay.
The first night of swimming at Power 5 championships is off to a hot start: Florida and NC State men both broke the 6 year old 200 medley AR within minutes.
This is the most wonderful time of the year if you’re a big college swimming fan. You may already have your own list of swimmers to watch, but here’s mine.
Florida is the clear favorite for the SEC title. Behind them Auburn, Texas A&M, Tennessee, and Georgia’s battle for 2nd place may come down to last race.
Race video for Spencer Nicholas’ 100 fly public HS record (45.08) is now out. Check out race video analysis compared to Scotty Buff’s 44.97 overall HS record.
Just hours after prelims, Spencer Nicholas nabbed his 3rd TISCA TN 100 fly title at 45.08, breaking his own national public high school record by 0.36s.
UVA commit and MLK senior Spencer Nicholas broke Aiden Hayes’ 100 fly national public HS record by 0.03s at 45.44 during the 2024 TISCA TN HS prelims.
The Florida men and women secured wins over in-state rival FSU. Isabel Ivey claimed three individual wins on the day, and helped the Gators to a relay win.
Florida junior Emma Weyant notched a pair of personal bests in the 200 fly (1:58.87) and 200 breast (2:14.64) on Friday after a lengthy break from racing.
Hubert Kos has been on fire so far this season, bolstering Arizona State’s grasp of the #1 ranking as we head into 2024.
After winning the 50 freestyle yesterday, Florida’s Josh Liendo takes on the 100 fly on day 2 of the 2023 Georgia Invite.
Liendo now ranks 2nd in the NCAA this season in the 50 free behind Arizona State fifth year Jack Dolan (19.02), 6th in the 100 free, and 6th in the 100 fly.