SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the exciting day 4 finals action.
Stanford’s Taylor Ruck will race Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson for the 200 back title.
Minnesota’s Mackenzie Padington had a huge swim in the eaarly heats of the mile, dropping nearly 16 seconds to lead the pack with only the final heat to go.
With four of 2018’s top-10 finishers out of the NCAA, there’s room for some new blood in the mile.
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Octavia Lau, from the Hyack Swim Club in British Columbia, Canada, has made a verbal commitment to the University of Michigan for 2019-20.
Ricardo Vargas of Michigan swam the fastest time in the NCAA in the men’s 1650 on day 4 of the Georgia Invite.
After swimming the fastest time in the country this morning in the 500 free, Cal’s Andrew Seliskar will contest the men’s 200 IM final on night 1 of the Georgia Fall Invite.
Michigan star freshman Maggie Macneil is no one-hit wonder.
That’s his fastest he’s been in dual meets, ever– the sophomore was 8:51.71 for his PR going out in his mile at 2018 NCAAs.
Michael Andrew qualified for the 2018-2019 US National Team in all 4 strokes.
The 100 back includes World Record holder and Olympic champion Ryan Murphy, 100 back Olympic champ Matt Grevers, Worlds 50 backstroker Justin Ress, Olympic backstroker Jacob Pebley, and Harvard standout Dean Farris in his first ever long course nationals final.
Defending national champion Zane Grothe leads 5 qualifiers with sub-3:50s in the final of the men’s 400 free.
Regan Smith and Olympic medalist Kathleen Baker will go up against a stacked 100 back field after tying for the 200 back win.