Michael Brinegar (IU) dominated here, posting a 14:40.38 to win by 20 seconds.
The field in this morning’s final event was pretty tight, with Andreas Vazaios (NC State) leading the way, and 8th place finisher Cory Gambardella (IU) coming in only 2.26 seconds behind Vazaios.
NC State freshman Sophie Hansson improved on her prelim best time by 0.16 to take 2nd in 58.44
Indiana’s Lilly King will take on NC State’s Sophie Hansson in tonight’s women’s 100 breast final at the IU Invite.
he Swedish breaststroker posted a lifetime best as she’s making her way through her first yards season, going 58.60 this morning in the 100 breast.
NC State’s Ky-lee Perry swam the fastest women’s 50 free in the NCAA so far this season in the prelims at the IU Invite, clocking 21.80.
Erik Persson is one of five swimmers to have been pre-approved onto the Swedish roster for SC Worlds this December.
As in previous years, SwimSwam’s Power Rankings are somewhere between the CSCAA-style dual meet rankings and a pure prediction of NCAA finish order….
La campeona olímpica Sarah Sjöström ha decidido no participar en los Campeonatos del mundo en piscina corta 2018 que tendrán lugar en Hangzhou (China) en diciembre. Pero sí participará en el último cluster de la Copa del mundo y en el Energy for Swim.
He leads the NCAA this year with that swim by nearly a full second.
Austin Katz and the Texas Longhorns will host Indiana and Florida for a two-day brawl this weekend.
Andreas Vazaios tripled and Ky-Lee Perry and Nyls Korstanje swept the sprint freestyles as the NC State men and women both defeated South Carolina Friday.
Kylie Powers is a big in-state get for the Aggies #7 recruiting class.
Sweden has ‘pre-nominated’ five athletes including world record-holder Sarah Sjostrom to the 2018 Short Course World Championships, the Swedish swimming federation announced this week.
Her 25.07 from January still stands as the world’s top time this season.