NC State All-American Justin Ress battled closely with teammates Coleman Stewart (1:36.75) and Jacob Molacek (1:36.89) in the 200 free, coming from behind with a 24.66 on the final split to win it in 1:36.61.
Cal’s Kathleen Baker and Amy Bilquist put on a show in the 100 back, flipping in almost identical splits at the 50 before Baker pulled ahead for the win.
NC State is loaded in the freestyles, with distance specialist Hannah Moore coming off a big summer.
Courtney Harnish is going to give Georgia some enticing options with NCAA scoring-worthy times in multiple events.
Braden Holloway has another incoming difference maker for his NC State women’s squad.
Portuguese Olympian Tamila Holub took the gold in the women’s 1500 freestyle in a winning time of 16:35.08…
17 year old Portuguese Olympian Tamila Holub posted a 4:14.67 in the women’s 400 freestyle breaking her own record of 4:16.77, which she put up earlier this month…
Miguel Duarte set new Portuguese junior records in both the men’s 800 and 1500 freestyle on the first night of the Portuguese Junior and Senior National Championships…
Tamila Holub of Portugal has received an invite from FINA to attend the Rio Olympics this summer after her swim in the 800 free.
Aimee Willmott moved from seventh to second the world standings with a 3:34.82 to win the 400 IM.