Florida’s Bobby Finke, the 500 free and 400 IM bronze medalist, set the SEC Record in the mile last season and narrowly missed the NCAA Record.
In tonight’s race, Sullivan led the field in 8:29.75, just under 4 seconds shy of her lifetime best from the FINA World Cup in August.
Erika Brown (above) and Kate Douglass will go head-to-head as the #1 and #2 times in the 100 fly nationally this season.
Alec Connolly flexed his sprint speed, claiming three wins in the 50 free (20.21), 100 free (44.16), and 200 free (1:37.28).
Alec Connolly’s relay heroics proved decisive, as the Tennessee men edged Louisville Thursday afternoon in a meet that came down to the final relay.
Following Tennessee’s victory over Virginia, the Vols and Lady Vols head back out on the road to square off with Louisville on Thursday.
Tennesse sprint star Erika Brown won three individual events, all NCAA-leading times, as the Volunteers defeated the Cavaliers at home.
The White Team prevailed over the Orange Team, 304-285, on Friday in the annual Orange and White Intrasquad meet to open the 2019-20 season for Tennessee.
The Tennessee swimming and diving program opens the 2019-20 season Friday afternoon with the annual Orange and White Intrasquad Meet.
Rafael Ponce de León, a Peruvian native who attends The Bolles School, has verbally committed to swim for the University of Tennessee in the fall of 2020.
Brazilian open water star Ana Marcela Cunha won the women’s 10k at the 2019 Pan American Games Sunday by more than 30 seconds.
Ecuador y Brasil se adjudicaron los 10 km de los Juegos Panamericanos. Argentina estuvo presente en los dos podios con Guillermo Bertola y Cecilia Biagioli.
Italian Gregorio Paltrinieri ran away with the men’s 10K title at U.S. Open Water Nationals.
Past open water champions Jordan Wilimovsky, Ashley Twichell, David Heron, and Erica Sullivan will all aim to defend their respective titles at this year’s US Open Water National Championships.
Watch the fastest heats of the distance freestyle races from Day One of the 2019 Pro Swim Series – Knoxville.