The reigning SEC Champion Florida swam a couple of lifetime bests. Grant Sanders broke 53 for the first time in the 100 breast. He dropped over half a second.
Helen Grossman also swept the fly events, clocking a 54.23 in the 100 to touch the wall first by exactly a second.
The LSU women upset Missouri and beat Florida State, while the LSU men came within four points of knocking off FSU over the month of January.
A nailbiter of a meet came down to a huge 100 fly showdown, with two LSU seniors coming through to power what would end up a two-point win over Mizzou.
Niamh Robinson’s sweep of the breaststroke events helped lead the LSU women to a narrow victory over SEC rival Mizzou by a score of 151-149.
The LSU Swimming and Diving Team will hit the road and head to Alabama to face off against the Auburn Tigers on Saturday.
Five different Lady Tigers brought home victories on Saturday at the LSU Natatorium as the LSU women defeated Tulane 192-105.
English breaststroker Niamh Robinson has committed to LSU for the fall of 2019.
A close call on the girls’ side saw Creekside eke out a 4-point victory over local rival Bartram Trail to become back-to-back champions.
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Bartram Trail’s Summer Stanfield swept her events in region 1.
Bartram Trail’s Summer Stanfield put up the only automatic All-American time of the region 1 cluster (districts 1-3). Stanfield’s 2:00.73 puts her far ahead of the field heading into regionals and is nearly 2 seconds faster than her time from the 2017 state finals (her former lifetime best ahead of district prelims).
Emily Pye from Maryville Christian School and Tennessee Aquatics has verbally committed to LSU’s class of 2023.
Summer Stanfield of Storm Swim Club and Bartram Trail High School has verbally committed to swim for LSU in 2019-20.
Fungairino obliterated the field in the 200 free, finishing over 6 seconds ahead of the field in a speedy 1:34.89. That knocked almost 2.5 seconds off his former best time.