Florida had six women and four men make the 400 IM A final this morning.
It was a strong first night of finals for the Florida freshman on the women’s side as they won 2 of the 3 individual events. Leah Braswell knocked over a second off her 500 free time, pulling ahead of Auburn freshman Emily Hetzer (4:39.18) on the back half to win in 4:37.83.
Pumputis’s 1:44.83 from last week’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge is no more.
Florida’s Maxime Rooney is one of the anticipated big guns to compete this week at the Georgia Tech Invite.
This summer, Vanmeter competed at the 2018 Speedo Junior Nationals, finishing 30th in the 100 fly (55.64) just outside of scoring range.
Alabama swimming and diving is back on the road on Friday, traveling to Knoxville, Tenn., to take on the Tennessee Volunteers at 9 a.m. CT at the Allan Jones Aquatic Center.
Alabama men won both relays and seven of 12 individual races against the Aggies.
The Alabama swimming and diving teams get their 2018-19 Southeastern Conference schedule underway Saturday morning at 10 a.m. against Texas A&M.
Alabama’s Zane Waddell won four individual events en route to swimmer of the week honors, while Florida’s Mabel Zavaros picked up six individual wins en route to women’s accolades.
Was it ever really a question? With two older brothers having donned the Crimson Tide uniform, was there any doubt where Dynamo Swim Club’s Cam Auerbach would wind up?
OSU’s Ruslan Gaziev took two individual wins, was clutch on relays, and secured an NCAA ‘B’ cut in an impressive SCY and NCAA debut for the Canadian freshman.
The Alabama Crimson Tide opened their season with victories over Delta State.
In what has become an annual tradition, Alabama swimming and diving opens the 2018-19 season this Friday against Delta State at the Alabama Aquatic Center.
South African stars Cameron van der Burgh, Chad Le Clos and Brad Tandy were all in the Durban pool collecting qualification times for Short Course World Championships.
Chad Le Clos is making things happen in the short course pool at South African Nationals this weekend.