Mallory Comerford is one of four 4:35’s coming into the 2018 NCAA Championships in the 500 free, behind Katie Ledecky’s 4:26.
Instead of swimming the 100 fly on the same night she will try to defend her 200 free title, Mallory Comerford will swim the 500 free.
Virginia will look to lock down the ACC title tonight.
Tonight’s final session includes the 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, and 200 free relay.
Virginia has a slight edge over Louisville in terms of potential points tonight, including Caitlin Cooper (above) who is seeded 2nd in the 50 free.
Day 2 prelims featured the 500 free, 200 IM, and 50 free.
Mallory Comerford posted the fastest split in the country this season going 2nd on Louisville’s 800 free relay.
Louisville will look to extend their streak against Kentucky, as the Cardinals have won nine straight against the Wildcats.
In the women’s mile, Chilean distance free standout Kristel Kobrich controlled the race, winning in 16:17.11.
After competing in this morning’s prelims, swimmers are now gearing up for the finals session, which will feature the 400 free, 50 free, 50 back, 50 fly, 50 breast, and 200 mystery IM
Day 2 of the Pro Series will feature the 100 back, 200 fly, 100 breast, 100 free, 200 IM, and 800 free.
The team scores for college men and women, club men and women, and combined for both show Louisville and Nation’s Capital to be the big team winners form the meet.
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On the men’s side, Zane Grothe (200 free) is back in action after taking down the 500 free American Record last night.