Badger sophomore Phoebe Bacon won three events and raced on a pair of winning relays as the Wisconsin women easily downed Arizona and Hawaii.
Drew Kibler and the University of Texas men enter the 2021-22 NCAA season as the favorites to repeat as champions.
Griffin Hadley (pictured) brings a strong free/back presence to the Tennessee Volunteers this season.
Will Myhre will join the Wisconsin Badgers as one of their top breaststrokers in the fall of 2021. He will have three years of remaining NCAA eligibility.
Marc Long “declined the opportunity” to continue as the Iowa women’s head coach only after the school cut the men’s program at the end of the season.
Iowa’s only swimmer, Will Myhre, was seeded 14th in the 100 breast, and was the only top 16 scratch from this morning’s prelims,
Iowa sophomore Will Myhre swam a 51.81 in the 100 breaststroke on Friday morning, meaning that Iowa will swim at the NCAA Championships in their final season.
It’s hard to gauge the firepower for the top five teams or so this year with the truncated season, but Indiana looks to have a slight edge.
Aleksey Tarasenko, winner of the 100 free for the Black team, will be transferring to Tennessee following Iowa’s decision to cut swimming and diving.
The Michigan men have a seasoned upperclassman roster with key freshman sprint additions. Right now, they look good to snap the Indiana three-year streak.
In the men’s meet, Iowa freshman Sergey Kuznetsov posted one of the fastest races of the day, clocking a 21.40 in the 50 fly.
Coleen Gillilan had a huge impact for ND again, winning 3 events, posting one personal best and one season best.
Iowa is set for Big Ten duals Friday and Saturday. The women are set to host Michigan, while the men face Indiana and Michigan in Bloomington, Indiana.
Brendan Burns takes over as our #1 swimmer in a class that should help college teams stock up their cupboards with free relay candidates for years to come.
At the 2019 Boys IHSA State Championships, the boys of St. Charles North won the program’s first-ever state title.