Kentucky hosted Georgia at the Lancaster Aquatic Center on Monday for an SEC dual. The Bulldog men beat the Wildcats handily, outscoring the hosts 185-108.
Jake Magahey won twice as the Georgia Bulldogs continued to build into the invite season with a decisive sweep of Florida State.
Luca Urlando won three individual events and added a blistering 24-flat 50 back lead-off on the 200 medley as the Bulldogs swept the Yellow Jackets in SCM.
Rising junior Luca Urlando (above) dominated butterfly and IM events for Georgia last season. He also crushed the NCAA 100 back record on a relay lead-off.
A full recap of the results, records and top point scorers from the 2022 Men’s NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships.
Bjorn Seeliger has taken over the mantle from Ryan Hoffer as Cal’s go-to sprinter, and the Bears are looking primed for a repeat win in the 400 free relay.
Drew Kibler and the Texas Longhorns are primed to make it three in a row in the 800 free relay next week at the Men’s NCAA Championships.
Wesley Ng posted a 45.73 in the 100 backstroke in prelims on Sunday to rank him #20 in the NCAA this year. This moves him up from his #26 time on Saturday.
Georgia freshman Matt Sates swam his first ever 200 yard IM and 400 yard IM on Saturday to give himself more options for the NCAA Championships.
Texas recruit Will Scholtz won all 4 events he swam in, breaking the KHSAA records in all 4 as well.
Florida’ Trey Freeman (pictured) helped give the Gators men five into the 500 free ‘A’ final and eight overall during the first prelim session from Knoxville.
Kieran Smith won two individual events and two relays, and the Bulldog women won four out of five events, on the first night of the 2021 GT Invite.
Auburn hosted SEC opponent Georgia for a men’s and women’s dual meet this past Friday, dropping both meets to the Bulldogs.
Sam Powe, whose backstroke times are already knocking on the A-final door at SECs, will join the Georgia Bulldogs next fall.
The last AM men’s prelims session will feature the 200 IM (top seed Caio Pumputis), 200 back (top seed Ryan Murphy), and 100 free (top seed Caeleb Dressel).