Swimmers Federica Greco, Terka Grusova and Sofia Chichiakina and diver Lauren Boone have been named the Rutgers team captains for the 2020-21 season.
After an exciting night of relays, let’s get into some individual racing!
Michigan looks set to take the Big ten title back after getting dethroned by IU last year.
The Rutgers A squad was led off by Terka Grusova in a new 100 backstroke season best of 52.95
After one day of competition, Rutgers holds a slim 9 point lead over Nebraska heading into Day 2, despite Nebraska winning 5 of 9 events today.
Lehigh picked up a few men’s event wins on the day, starting with Matt Feryo in the 200 back.
Rutgers’ Sofia Chichaikina continued to build on her strong start to the meet, roaring to victory in the women’s 200 free with a 1:47.62.
Will Kearsey was stellar for UConn through the rest of the session, winning the men’s 50 free by well over a second, touching in 19.55.
The Rutgers 200 free relay, which featured 3 freshmen, broke a Pool Record and very-nearly a School Record on Friday in Piscataway.
Sophomore Terka Grusova had her hand in six victories at the Rutgers Tune-Up Meet, with three individuals wins and three relay victories.