Stanford will be off to a strong start with three swimmers in the ‘A’ final of the 1650, but Cal has more overall firepower throughout tonight’s finals.
Another interesting aspect of today is the brewing team battle between USC and Utah for 5th place. The Utes only are lagging behind the Trojans by 38 points going into today, and with that margin, anything is poosible.
ASU’s Grant House is one of the top medal threats in the 200 free tonight, but he’ll be competing with the likes of Cal’s Andrew Seliskar and Stanford’s Jack LeVant.
The Biggest news coming into this morning is that Andrew Seliskar will not be swimming the 400 IM, and rather is opting for the 200 free today.
The decision means that Seliskar would need to swim a last-chance meet on Sunday in order to be eligible to swim the 400 IM at the NCAA Championships.
The 2019 Pac-12 Men’s Championships continue tonight with finals of the 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, and 200 free relay.
Pawel Sendyk comes in as the top seed for this morning’s preliminary heats of the 50 freestyle and is searching for his first Pac-12 individual title.
Cal senior Andrew Seliskar had 10 entries pre-meet at Pac-12s, and so has plenty more choices to make throughout the meet.
Andrew Seliskar and the Cal bears were ready to race on day 1 of the 2019 Pac-12 Championships.
Tonight’s session is a quick one with just 2 events: the 200 medley relay and 800 free relay. Look for Cal’s Andrew Seliskar to make a splash.
One of those records fell at the hands of Cal’s Sean Grieshop, who took down the mark in the 400 IM with his winning time of 3:48.36.
It’s the calm before the conference storm in our Power Rankings, with the uneasy split of #1 votes remaining identical to our last ranks.
Cal V. USC (Men) February 8th, 2019 Berkeley, CA Results Final Scores Cal 156- USC 126 (exhibition impacted) The men…
Freshman Isabel Ivey has now joined the Bears and made her college swimming debut after taking to the pool on Friday against Arizona State.
More upheaval at the top! For the second straight men’s Power Rankings, we have a new #1 as the battle for the NCAA title continues to tighten.