The 50 free final will feature a showdown between Joseph Schooling and Jack Conger. This morning, Schooling tied Ian Crocker’s Big 12 Meet Record with a personal best 19.18, while Conger was just a nail behind in 19.20.
Schooling shot off the blocks, securing gold in a blazing 18.76. With that, he took down Jimmy Feigen’s former Big 12 Conference Record of 18.84 in the event.
Texas teammates Joseph Schooling (19.18) and Jack Conger (19.20) each turned in a best time to lead prelims of the 50 free.
Texas junior Joseph Schooling tied a 13-year-old Meet Record in day 2 prelims of the 2017 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships, touching in 19.18 to tie the mark set by Ian Crocker in 2004.
The Longhorns are in the hunt for an NCAA threepeat this season, and they have very few weaknesses.
Madisyn Cox (above) and Annie Zhu have both scratched the 400 IM for tonight’s Longhorn Elite Invite.
The men’s 500 free saw another Texas freshmen 1-2. Townley Haas dropped 7 seconds from his prelims time to win the event in 4:12.63. That was a new lifetime best for Haas.
At the second day prelim of the Big 12, a strong freshman class is bringing exciting contributions to an already powerful roster for the Texas Longhorn men and women.
Tonight, the Big 12 Championships kick off in Austin, Texas. Follow along for a live recap of tonight’s events: the women’s and men’s 200 medley relays, men’s one meter diving, and the women’s and men’s 800 free relays.
Madisyn Cox of Texas won the 200 IM at tonight’s Texas Invite, hitting the fastest time in the NCAA this season and leading the way for many strong swims.
Former Junior World Champ Ella Eastin will swim a full lineup in her last Junior National Championships ever.
Princeton grad Lisa Boyce topped Georgia alum Megan Romano for the 100 free title on the final night of the Austin Speedo Sectional.
SwimSwam’s 20th ranked recruit from the class of 2015, and a one of the top sprint recruits in the country,…
Nitro swimmer Tate Jackson is a second All-American-potential sprinter for Notre Dame in this fall’s recruiting class.
Caeleb Dressel won the boys’ 50 free at the 2014 Junior National Championships on Sunday.