Texas Men, Women Top Big 12 Championships

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The Texas men and women swept the 2016 Big 12 Championships by dominating margins.

The Texas men clinched their 20th Big 12 title with 1,018 points.  West Virginia (847) and TCU (759) also scored.

The Texas women won the team’s 14th Big 12 title with 1,043 points.  Kansas took second with 650.5 points, while Iowa State placed third with 570.5 points.  West Virginia (530) and TCU (451) also competed.

Women’s 200 back

Texas’ Tasija Karosas lowered her own meet record even further with a 1:51.21 for the win.  That cleared her preliminary mark of 1:51.75, and is second in UT history behind only her school record 1:50.49 from December.

Texas’ Quinn Carrozza took second overall in 1:54.32 with Kansas’ Yulduz Kuchkarova taking third in 1:57.07.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Tasija Karosas   JR TEX               1:51.75    1:51.21#        20  
             26.22        54.13 (27.91)
        1:22.65 (28.52)     1:51.21 (28.56)
  2 Quinn Carrozza   FR TEX               1:54.31    1:54.32B        17  
             27.10        55.60 (28.50)
        1:24.80 (29.20)     1:54.32 (29.52)
  3 Yulduz Kuchkaro     KANS              1:58.74    1:57.07B        16  
             26.82        55.99 (29.17)
        1:26.37 (30.38)     1:57.07 (30.70)
  4 Marissa Engel    SR ISU               1:57.87    1:57.26B        15  
             27.80        57.46 (29.66)
        1:27.14 (29.68)     1:57.26 (30.12)
  5 Rebecca Baxley   JR TEX               1:58.52    1:58.13B        14  
             27.72        57.27 (29.55)
        1:27.46 (30.19)     1:58.13 (30.67)
  6 Sammie Schurig      KANS              1:59.05    1:59.77         13  
             28.48        58.51 (30.03)
        1:29.07 (30.56)     1:59.77 (30.70)
  7 Madison Ibrahim  FR TCU               1:59.52    2:00.29         12  
             28.23        58.90 (30.67)
        1:29.84 (30.94)     2:00.29 (30.45)
  8 Taylor Gill         WVU               2:00.43    2:00.44         11  
             29.16      1:00.54 (31.38)
        1:31.15 (30.61)     2:00.44 (29.29)

Men’s 200 back

Texas’ Ryan Harty turned in a swift time of 1:41.05 to win the Big 12 title.  That swim moved him to ninth all time in UT history, ahead of Neil Caskey (1:41.46). Texas’ John Shebat (1:42.05) and Jonathan Roberts (1:42.14) placed second and third.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Ryan Harty       FR TEX               1:42.95    1:41.05B        20  
             23.65        49.19 (25.54)
        1:15.04 (25.85)     1:41.05 (26.01)
  2 John Shebat      FR TEX               1:44.58    1:42.05B        17  
             23.46        49.52 (26.06)
        1:16.10 (26.58)     1:42.05 (25.95)
  3 Jonathan Robert  SO TEX               1:43.92    1:42.14B        16  
             23.94        49.87 (25.93)
        1:16.14 (26.27)     1:42.14 (26.00)
  4 Nate Carr           WVU               1:48.25    1:46.79         15  
             25.22        52.14 (26.92)
        1:19.38 (27.24)     1:46.79 (27.41)
  5 Jay Hickey          WVU               1:47.56    1:46.91         14  
             25.02        52.47 (27.45)
        1:19.88 (27.41)     1:46.91 (27.03)
  6 Leonardo Sanche  FR TCU               1:48.42    1:47.60         13  
             25.13        52.35 (27.22)
        1:20.09 (27.74)     1:47.60 (27.51)
  7 Jake Powell      JR TCU               1:49.66    1:50.25         12  
             25.27        52.93 (27.66)
        1:21.31 (28.38)     1:50.25 (28.94)
  8 Tommy Thach      FR TCU               1:49.51    1:50.66         11  
             26.11        53.83 (27.72)
        1:22.12 (28.29)     1:50.66 (28.54)

Women’s 100 free

Texas’ Rebecca Millard clocked a 47.88 to win the 100 free.  That swim just missed the meet record of 47.74 set by Julia Wilkinson of Texas A&M back in 2010.  Millard did move into a tie for second all time in Texas history with Colleen Lanne behind only Karlee Bispo (47.41).

Mimi Schneider took second for Texas with a 49.30, while West Virginia’s Jaimee Gillmore snagged third in 50.30.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Rebecca Millard  SO TEX                 47.96      47.88B        20  
    r:+0.73  23.09        47.88 (24.79)
  2 Mimi Schneider   SO TEX                 50.11      49.30B        17  
    r:+0.69  23.52        49.30 (25.78)
  3 Jaimee Gillmore     WVU                 50.66      50.30         16  
    r:+0.72  24.12        50.30 (26.18)
  4 Sam Sutton       SO TEX                 50.34      50.71         15  
    r:+0.74  24.12        50.71 (26.59)
  5 Breonna Barker      KANS                50.81      50.74         14  
    r:+0.66  24.42        50.74 (26.32)
  6 Nora McCullagh   FR TEX                 50.78      50.86         13  
    r:+0.75  23.87        50.86 (26.99)
  7 Silqi Luo        SO ISU                 51.41      51.12         12  
    r:+0.71  24.68        51.12 (26.44)
  8 Haley Molden        KANS                51.38      51.63         11  
    r:+0.73  24.75        51.63 (26.88)

Men’s 100 free

Texas’ Brett Ringgold turned in an NCAA A cut time of 42.08 to win the 100 free.  That swim was just off his fifth-ranked Texas best of 42.04 from December.  Teammate Townley Haas took second in 42.80, while West Virginia’s Andrew Marsh touched third in 43.07.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Brett Ringgold   SO TEX                 42.89      42.08A        20  
    r:+0.72  19.97        42.08 (22.11)
  2 Townley Haas     FR TEX                 43.82      42.80B        17  
    r:+0.73  20.59        42.80 (22.21)
  3 Andrew Marsh        WVU                 44.37      43.07B        16  
    r:+0.66  20.58        43.07 (22.49)
  4 Tate Jackson     FR TEX                 43.47      43.74B        15  
    r:+0.76  20.84        43.74 (22.90)
  5 Matt Ellis       SR TEX                 44.26      44.13B        14  
    r:+0.71  21.12        44.13 (23.01)
  6 John Murray      SR TEX                 44.08      44.22B        13  
    r:+0.63  20.64        44.22 (23.58)
  7 Jeff Newkirk     FR TEX                 44.88      44.27B        12  
    r:+0.72  21.30        44.27 (22.97)
  8 Ross Glegg          WVU                 44.88      44.82         11  
    r:+0.70  21.18        44.82 (23.64)

Women’s 1650 free

Texas’ Joanna Evans turned in a 16:13.39 to win the mile, while Kansas’ Libby Walker placed second in 16:32.71.  West Virginia’s Emma Skelley snared third in 16:46.34.

  1 Joanna Evans     FR TEX               9:42.77   16:13.39B        20  
    r:+0.79  26.47        54.83 (28.36)
        1:23.37 (28.54)     1:52.02 (28.65)
        2:20.84 (28.82)     2:49.57 (28.73)
        3:18.28 (28.71)     3:47.16 (28.88)
        4:16.17 (29.01)     4:45.35 (29.18)
        5:14.51 (29.16)     5:43.82 (29.31)
        6:13.60 (29.78)     6:43.42 (29.82)
        7:13.36 (29.94)     7:43.28 (29.92)
        8:13.20 (29.92)     8:43.12 (29.92)
        9:13.10 (29.98)     9:43.12 (30.02)
       10:13.27 (30.15)    10:43.42 (30.15)
       11:13.71 (30.29)    11:43.87 (30.16)
       12:14.24 (30.37)    12:44.66 (30.42)
       13:14.46 (29.80)    13:44.60 (30.14)
       14:14.60 (30.00)    14:44.53 (29.93)
       15:14.63 (30.10)    15:44.85 (30.22)    16:13.39 (28.54)
  2 Libby Walker        KANS             10:10.06   16:32.71         17  
    r:+0.82  27.48        57.01 (29.53)
        1:26.93 (29.92)     1:57.01 (30.08)
        2:27.26 (30.25)     2:57.18 (29.92)
        3:27.18 (30.00)     3:57.41 (30.23)
        4:27.46 (30.05)     4:57.44 (29.98)
        5:27.57 (30.13)     5:57.68 (30.11)
        6:27.77 (30.09)     6:57.89 (30.12)
        7:28.21 (30.32)     7:58.60 (30.39)
        8:28.92 (30.32)     8:59.09 (30.17)
        9:29.32 (30.23)     9:59.53 (30.21)
       10:29.83 (30.30)    11:00.36 (30.53)
       11:30.54 (30.18)    12:00.78 (30.24)
       12:31.21 (30.43)    13:01.60 (30.39)
       13:31.97 (30.37)    14:02.29 (30.32)
       14:32.77 (30.48)    15:03.26 (30.49)
       15:33.76 (30.50)    16:03.53 (29.77)    16:32.71 (29.18)
  3 Emma Skelley        WVU               9:59.05   16:46.34         16  
    r:+0.84  27.55        57.24 (29.69)
        1:27.78 (30.54)     1:58.23 (30.45)
        2:28.84 (30.61)     2:59.69 (30.85)
        3:30.33 (30.64)     4:00.92 (30.59)
        4:31.54 (30.62)     5:02.25 (30.71)
        5:32.73 (30.48)     6:03.41 (30.68)
        6:34.12 (30.71)     7:04.73 (30.61)
        7:35.42 (30.69)     8:06.21 (30.79)
        8:36.92 (30.71)     9:07.66 (30.74)
        9:38.30 (30.64)    10:09.06 (30.76)
       10:39.87 (30.81)    11:10.56 (30.69)
       11:41.32 (30.76)    12:11.94 (30.62)
       12:42.76 (30.82)    13:13.32 (30.56)
       13:43.86 (30.54)    14:14.53 (30.67)
       14:45.19 (30.66)    15:15.78 (30.59)
       15:46.47 (30.69)    16:17.06 (30.59)    16:46.34 (29.28)
  4 Mollie McNeel    SR ISU              10:21.03   16:59.29         15  
    r:+0.71  27.93        58.12 (30.19)
        1:28.81 (30.69)     1:59.84 (31.03)
        2:30.35 (30.51)     3:01.03 (30.68)
        3:31.85 (30.82)     4:02.49 (30.64)
        4:33.34 (30.85)     5:04.19 (30.85)
        5:34.98 (30.79)     6:05.88 (30.90)
        6:36.79 (30.91)     7:07.94 (31.15)
        7:38.94 (31.00)     8:10.03 (31.09)
        8:41.03 (31.00)     9:12.26 (31.23)
        9:43.70 (31.44)    10:14.67 (30.97)
       10:45.99 (31.32)    11:17.06 (31.07)
       11:48.10 (31.04)    12:19.58 (31.48)
       12:50.96 (31.38)    13:22.03 (31.07)
       13:53.54 (31.51)    14:24.89 (31.35)
       14:56.14 (31.25)    15:27.63 (31.49)
       15:58.66 (31.03)    16:29.68 (31.02)    16:59.29 (29.61)
  5 Mikayla Winkler  SR TCU              10:32.65   17:03.91         14  
    r:+0.76  27.61        57.62 (30.01)
        1:28.30 (30.68)     1:59.30 (31.00)
        2:30.67 (31.37)     3:01.79 (31.12)
        3:32.80 (31.01)     4:03.90 (31.10)
        4:35.31 (31.41)     5:06.41 (31.10)
        5:37.69 (31.28)     6:08.97 (31.28)
        6:40.52 (31.55)     7:11.51 (30.99)
        7:42.51 (31.00)     8:14.04 (31.53)
        8:45.25 (31.21)     9:16.99 (31.74)
        9:48.40 (31.41)    10:19.60 (31.20)
       10:51.68 (32.08)    11:22.81 (31.13)
       11:54.11 (31.30)    12:25.24 (31.13)
       12:56.68 (31.44)    13:28.80 (32.12)
       14:00.19 (31.39)    14:31.17 (30.98)
       15:01.99 (30.82)    15:32.44 (30.45)
       16:03.25 (30.81)    16:33.87 (30.62)    17:03.91 (30.04)
  6 Haley Ruegemer   FR ISU              10:16.37   17:08.92         13  
    r:+0.73  27.87        58.07 (30.20)
        1:28.73 (30.66)     1:59.65 (30.92)
        2:30.83 (31.18)     3:01.87 (31.04)
        3:33.04 (31.17)     4:04.15 (31.11)
        4:35.41 (31.26)     5:06.34 (30.93)
        5:37.52 (31.18)     6:08.77 (31.25)
        6:40.15 (31.38)     7:11.45 (31.30)
        7:42.85 (31.40)     8:14.18 (31.33)
        8:45.46 (31.28)     9:16.74 (31.28)
        9:48.09 (31.35)    10:19.62 (31.53)
       10:51.27 (31.65)    11:22.79 (31.52)
       11:54.26 (31.47)    12:25.60 (31.34)
       12:57.06 (31.46)    13:28.49 (31.43)
       14:00.13 (31.64)    14:31.69 (31.56)
       15:03.29 (31.60)    15:34.78 (31.49)
       16:06.27 (31.49)    16:37.84 (31.57)    17:08.92 (31.08)
  7 Lindsay Manning     KANS             10:29.15   17:11.22         12  
    r:+0.77  28.11        58.25 (30.14)
        1:28.98 (30.73)     1:59.80 (30.82)
        2:30.79 (30.99)     3:01.62 (30.83)
        3:32.51 (30.89)     4:03.31 (30.80)
        4:34.46 (31.15)     5:05.64 (31.18)
        5:36.77 (31.13)     6:07.90 (31.13)
        6:39.17 (31.27)     7:10.05 (30.88)
        7:41.73 (31.68)     8:13.51 (31.78)
        8:45.06 (31.55)     9:16.74 (31.68)
        9:48.51 (31.77)    10:19.94 (31.43)
       10:51.67 (31.73)    11:23.32 (31.65)
       11:55.19 (31.87)    12:27.10 (31.91)
       12:58.61 (31.51)    13:30.62 (32.01)
       14:02.54 (31.92)    14:34.41 (31.87)
       15:06.24 (31.83)    15:38.11 (31.87)
       16:09.68 (31.57)    16:41.34 (31.66)    17:11.22 (29.88)
  8 Sara Brzozowski  SR TCU              10:35.16   17:14.35         11  
    r:+0.79  28.54        59.50 (30.96)
        1:30.62 (31.12)     2:01.83 (31.21)
        2:33.07 (31.24)     3:04.38 (31.31)
        3:35.81 (31.43)     4:07.21 (31.40)
        4:38.74 (31.53)     5:09.96 (31.22)
        5:41.06 (31.10)     6:12.53 (31.47)
        6:43.74 (31.21)     7:15.07 (31.33)
        7:46.38 (31.31)     8:17.62 (31.24)
        8:49.04 (31.42)     9:20.55 (31.51)
        9:52.19 (31.64)    10:23.68 (31.49)
       10:55.11 (31.43)    11:26.54 (31.43)
       11:58.47 (31.93)    12:30.10 (31.63)
       13:01.48 (31.38)    13:32.97 (31.49)
       14:04.88 (31.91)    14:36.63 (31.75)
       15:08.23 (31.60)    15:39.80 (31.57)
       16:11.72 (31.92)    16:43.20 (31.48)    17:14.35 (31.15)

Men’s 1650 free

Texas’ Clark Smith broke the Big 12 and school record with a time of 14:32.75.  That swim moved him up to 14th all time in the event’s history with a chance to drop even more time during NCAAs. That time downed Michael McBroom’s Big 12 record of 14:32.75 from 2011 and McBroom’s meet record of 14:33.53 set back in 2013. TCU’s Connor Dobbs placed second in 15:32.95 with teammate Rhorer Legendre claiming third in 15:33.10.

 1 Clark Smith      JR TEX               8:33.93   14:31.29*        20  
    r:+0.72  24.27        50.23 (25.96)
        1:16.36 (26.13)     1:42.75 (26.39)
        2:09.14 (26.39)     2:35.57 (26.43)
        3:02.09 (26.52)     3:28.58 (26.49)
        3:55.16 (26.58)     4:21.79 (26.63)
        4:48.46 (26.67)     5:15.14 (26.68)
        5:41.58 (26.44)     6:08.21 (26.63)
        6:34.79 (26.58)     7:01.31 (26.52)
        7:27.72 (26.41)     7:54.32 (26.60)
        8:20.91 (26.59)     8:47.54 (26.63)
        9:14.09 (26.55)     9:40.52 (26.43)
       10:07.11 (26.59)    10:33.77 (26.66)
       11:00.48 (26.71)    11:27.03 (26.55)
       11:53.77 (26.74)    12:20.61 (26.84)
       12:47.01 (26.40)    13:13.42 (26.41)
       13:39.95 (26.53)    14:06.35 (26.40)    14:31.29 (24.94)
  2 Connor Dobbs     SO TCU               9:31.73   15:32.95         17  
    r:+0.77  25.12        52.32 (27.20)
        1:20.16 (27.84)     1:48.32 (28.16)
        2:16.45 (28.13)     2:44.38 (27.93)
        3:12.72 (28.34)     3:40.94 (28.22)
        4:09.25 (28.31)     4:37.89 (28.64)
        5:05.87 (27.98)     5:34.12 (28.25)
        6:02.67 (28.55)     6:30.95 (28.28)
        6:59.89 (28.94)     7:28.18 (28.29)
        7:56.82 (28.64)     8:25.81 (28.99)
        8:54.18 (28.37)     9:22.98 (28.80)
        9:51.52 (28.54)    10:20.13 (28.61)
       10:48.99 (28.86)    11:18.13 (29.14)
       11:47.41 (29.28)    12:16.40 (28.99)
       12:44.87 (28.47)    13:13.92 (29.05)
       13:42.58 (28.66)    14:10.99 (28.41)
       14:38.92 (27.93)    15:06.95 (28.03)    15:32.95 (26.00)
  3 Rhorer Legendre  FR TCU               9:39.58   15:33.10         16  
    r:+0.72  26.01        54.23 (28.22)
        1:22.70 (28.47)     1:51.23 (28.53)
        2:19.93 (28.70)     2:48.52 (28.59)
        3:17.47 (28.95)     3:46.36 (28.89)
        4:15.11 (28.75)     4:44.05 (28.94)
        5:12.32 (28.27)     5:40.24 (27.92)
        6:08.62 (28.38)     6:37.08 (28.46)
        7:05.67 (28.59)     7:34.20 (28.53)
        8:02.92 (28.72)     8:31.31 (28.39)
        8:59.21 (27.90)     9:27.24 (28.03)
        9:55.29 (28.05)    10:23.21 (27.92)
       10:51.21 (28.00)    11:19.41 (28.20)
       11:47.76 (28.35)    12:16.14 (28.38)
       12:44.69 (28.55)    13:13.31 (28.62)
       13:41.72 (28.41)    14:09.95 (28.23)
       14:38.31 (28.36)    15:06.35 (28.04)    15:33.10 (26.75)
  4 Heyward Brown    FR TCU               9:42.19   15:41.59         15  
    r:+0.79  26.19        54.12 (27.93)
        1:22.12 (28.00)     1:50.47 (28.35)
        2:18.84 (28.37)     2:47.15 (28.31)
        3:15.71 (28.56)     3:43.88 (28.17)
        4:12.00 (28.12)     4:40.39 (28.39)
        5:08.99 (28.60)     5:37.41 (28.42)
        6:05.89 (28.48)     6:34.30 (28.41)
        7:02.91 (28.61)     7:31.73 (28.82)
        8:00.25 (28.52)     8:28.96 (28.71)
        8:57.47 (28.51)     9:26.19 (28.72)
        9:54.78 (28.59)    10:23.52 (28.74)
       10:52.36 (28.84)    11:21.41 (29.05)
       11:50.42 (29.01)    12:19.38 (28.96)
       12:48.49 (29.11)    13:17.53 (29.04)
       13:46.85 (29.32)    14:15.68 (28.83)
       14:44.69 (29.01)    15:13.42 (28.73)    15:41.59 (28.17)
  5 James Koval         WVU               9:40.32   15:43.66         14  
    r:+0.74  26.02        54.13 (28.11)
        1:22.70 (28.57)     1:51.45 (28.75)
        2:20.44 (28.99)     2:49.34 (28.90)
        3:18.16 (28.82)     3:47.17 (29.01)
        4:15.96 (28.79)     4:44.81 (28.85)
        5:13.62 (28.81)     5:42.53 (28.91)
        6:11.14 (28.61)     6:40.03 (28.89)
        7:08.71 (28.68)     7:37.37 (28.66)
        8:06.04 (28.67)     8:34.61 (28.57)
        9:03.58 (28.97)     9:32.16 (28.58)
       10:00.85 (28.69)    10:29.54 (28.69)
       10:58.26 (28.72)    11:26.90 (28.64)
       11:55.43 (28.53)    12:23.97 (28.54)
       12:52.75 (28.78)    13:21.35 (28.60)
       13:49.77 (28.42)    14:18.64 (28.87)
       14:47.17 (28.53)    15:15.58 (28.41)    15:43.66 (28.08)
  6 Jack McLaughlin  FR TCU                    NT   16:07.41         13  
    r:+0.65  27.34        57.35 (30.01)
        1:27.15 (29.80)     1:56.60 (29.45)
        2:25.95 (29.35)     2:55.53 (29.58)
        3:24.80 (29.27)     3:54.49 (29.69)
        4:23.83 (29.34)     4:53.43 (29.60)
        5:22.64 (29.21)     5:52.41 (29.77)
        6:21.89 (29.48)     6:51.18 (29.29)
        7:20.28 (29.10)     7:49.36 (29.08)
        8:18.48 (29.12)     8:47.52 (29.04)
        9:16.32 (28.80)     9:45.29 (28.97)
       10:14.27 (28.98)    10:43.28 (29.01)
       11:12.43 (29.15)    11:41.81 (29.38)
       12:10.96 (29.15)    12:40.31 (29.35)
       13:09.86 (29.55)    13:39.44 (29.58)
       14:09.08 (29.64)    14:38.73 (29.65)
       15:08.94 (30.21)    15:38.97 (30.03)    16:07.41 (28.44)
  7 Alexander Garri  FR TCU                    NT   16:20.75         12  
    r:+0.80  26.74        55.70 (28.96)
        1:25.30 (29.60)     1:54.96 (29.66)
        2:24.40 (29.44)     2:53.92 (29.52)
        3:23.16 (29.24)     3:52.61 (29.45)
        4:22.01 (29.40)     4:51.30 (29.29)
        5:21.12 (29.82)     5:50.28 (29.16)
        6:19.59 (29.31)     6:48.98 (29.39)
        7:18.26 (29.28)     7:47.69 (29.43)
        8:16.97 (29.28)     8:46.28 (29.31)
        9:15.67 (29.39)     9:45.47 (29.80)
       10:15.07 (29.60)    10:44.99 (29.92)
       11:15.07 (30.08)    11:45.34 (30.27)
       12:15.58 (30.24)    12:46.40 (30.82)
       13:17.25 (30.85)    13:47.87 (30.62)
       14:18.84 (30.97)    14:49.93 (31.09)
       15:20.89 (30.96)    15:51.25 (30.36)    16:20.75 (29.50)
  8 Ross Sullivan    FR TCU                    NT   17:04.04         11  
    r:+0.66  26.04        54.60 (28.56)
        1:23.99 (29.39)     1:53.88 (29.89)
        2:24.19 (30.31)     2:54.85 (30.66)
        3:26.16 (31.31)     3:57.42 (31.26)
        4:29.04 (31.62)     4:59.54 (30.50)
        5:30.60 (31.06)     6:02.14 (31.54)
        6:33.38 (31.24)     7:05.04 (31.66)
        7:36.02 (30.98)     8:06.59 (30.57)
        8:38.66 (32.07)     9:10.11 (31.45)
        9:41.90 (31.79)    10:13.84 (31.94)
       10:45.43 (31.59)    11:17.09 (31.66)
       11:49.52 (32.43)    12:21.81 (32.29)
       12:54.00 (32.19)    13:25.89 (31.89)
       13:57.82 (31.93)    14:29.94 (32.12)
       15:01.75 (31.81)    15:34.06 (32.31)
       16:05.89 (31.83)    16:36.85 (30.96)    17:04.04 (27.19)

Women’s 200 breast

Texas’ Madisyn Cox claimed her third title of the meet with a time of 2:09.37. Teammates Olivia Anderson (2:11.01) and Jordan Surhoff (2:14.80) finished second and third in the event.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Madisyn Cox      JR TEX               2:12.33    2:09.37B        20  
    r:+0.78  29.30      1:01.88 (32.58)
        1:34.92 (33.04)     2:09.37 (34.45)
  2 Olivia Anderson  FR TEX               2:11.82    2:11.01B        17  
    r:+0.77  29.14      1:02.60 (33.46)
        1:36.32 (33.72)     2:11.01 (34.69)
  3 Jordan Surhoff   JR TEX               2:16.34    2:14.80B        16  
    r:+0.77  29.61      1:03.53 (33.92)
        1:38.74 (35.21)     2:14.80 (36.06)
  4 Emma Harris         WVU               2:13.94    2:14.82B        15  
    r:+0.79  30.36      1:03.76 (33.40)
        1:38.71 (34.95)     2:14.82 (36.11)
  5 Kasey Roberts    SO ISU               2:16.28    2:15.29B        14  
    r:+0.82  29.79      1:03.51 (33.72)
        1:39.01 (35.50)     2:15.29 (36.28)
  6 Bethany Leap     SO TEX               2:13.26    2:16.21         13  
    r:+0.76  30.13      1:04.17 (34.04)
        1:39.46 (35.29)     2:16.21 (36.75)
  7 Ashley Dyke      JR TCU               2:17.47    2:17.28         12  
    r:+0.76  31.08      1:05.69 (34.61)
        1:40.98 (35.29)     2:17.28 (36.30)
  8 Gretchen Pocisk     KANS              2:17.24    2:17.70         11  
    r:+0.69  30.81      1:05.07 (34.26)
        1:40.83 (35.76)     2:17.70 (36.87)

Men’s 200 breast

Texas’ Will Licon, the school-record holder with a 1:49.48 from NCAAs last year, posted a 1:50.47 to win the event tonight.  West Virginia’s Max Spencer (1:57.84) and Aidan Fumagalli (2:01.41) closed out the podium.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Will Licon       JR TEX               1:53.83    1:50.47#        20  
    r:+0.72  25.00        52.81 (27.81)
        1:21.72 (28.91)     1:50.47 (28.75)
  2 Max Spencer         WVU               1:58.76    1:57.84B        17  
    r:+0.71  26.90        56.25 (29.35)
        1:26.45 (30.20)     1:57.84 (31.39)
  3 Aidan Fumagalli     WVU               2:02.81    2:01.41         16  
    r:+0.68  27.68        58.86 (31.18)
        1:29.69 (30.83)     2:01.41 (31.72)
  4 John Remetta     JR TCU               2:03.22    2:02.12         15  
    r:+0.70  27.40        58.15 (30.75)
        1:30.02 (31.87)     2:02.12 (32.10)
  5 Jake Iotte          WVU               2:05.54    2:02.42         14  
    r:+0.65  27.92        59.69 (31.77)
        1:30.45 (30.76)     2:02.42 (31.97)
  6 Cameron Rattray  SR TCU               2:02.65    2:02.85         13  
    r:+0.73  27.99        58.80 (30.81)
        1:30.54 (31.74)     2:02.85 (32.31)
  7 John Story       SR TCU               2:03.00    2:04.16         12  
    r:+0.68  27.57        59.04 (31.47)
        1:31.20 (32.16)     2:04.16 (32.96)
 -- Liam Lockwood    SR TEX B             1:57.49   X1:57.28B       
    r:+0.71  26.53        55.95 (29.42)
        1:26.19 (30.24)     1:57.28 (31.09)

Women’s 200 fly

Texas’ Remedy Rule claimed the title in 1:57.95, while Kansas’ Chelsie Miller put up a 1:58.25 for second.  Texas’ Maggie D’Innocenzo snared third in 1:59.68.

                           === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Remedy Rule      FR TEX               1:59.20    1:57.95B        20  
    r:+0.71  26.73        57.01 (30.28)
        1:26.97 (29.96)     1:57.95 (30.98)
  2 Chelsie Miller      KANS              2:00.19    1:58.25B        17  
    r:+0.76  26.31        56.26 (29.95)
        1:26.76 (30.50)     1:58.25 (31.49)
  3 Maggie D'Innoce  JR TEX               1:59.55    1:59.68         16  
    r:+0.73  27.37        57.62 (30.25)
        1:28.54 (30.92)     1:59.68 (31.14)
  4 Libby Walker        KANS              1:59.70    2:00.57         15  
    r:+0.83  27.66        57.86 (30.20)
        1:29.20 (31.34)     2:00.57 (31.37)
  5 Haley Bishop        KANS              2:01.60    2:01.56         14  
    r:+0.79  27.01        57.11 (30.10)
        1:28.35 (31.24)     2:01.56 (33.21)
  6 Catherine Rash   SR TCU               2:02.51    2:02.77         13  
    r:+0.75  27.32        57.74 (30.42)
        1:29.91 (32.17)     2:02.77 (32.86)
  7 Margaret Burkha  SR TCU               2:02.92    2:03.96         12  
    r:+0.88  27.27        58.41 (31.14)
        1:30.91 (32.50)     2:03.96 (33.05)
  8 Natalie Johnsen     WVU               2:03.35    2:05.32         11  
    r:+0.82  28.05      1:00.30 (32.25)
        1:31.59 (31.29)     2:05.32 (33.73)

Men’s 200 fly

Texas’ Jack Conger threw down a 1:40.57 in the 200-yard fly tonight.  That’s among the top 15 times ever in the event and broke Joseph Schooling’s meet record of 1:40.59 set just last year.  Texas’ John Martens finished second in 1:44.50 with teammate Will Glass earning third in 1:45.83.

                            === A - Final ===                            
 
  1 Jack Conger      JR TEX               1:44.40    1:40.57#        20  
    r:+0.67  22.36        47.92 (25.56)
        1:13.96 (26.04)     1:40.57 (26.61)
  2 John Martens     SR TEX               1:44.44    1:44.50B        17  
    r:+0.68  23.12        48.93 (25.81)
        1:15.93 (27.00)     1:44.50 (28.57)
  3 Will Glass       JR TEX               1:48.29    1:45.83B        16  
    r:+0.68  22.81        48.72 (25.91)
        1:15.94 (27.22)     1:45.83 (29.89)
  4 Carlos Hunnicut  SO TCU               1:47.66    1:47.74B        15  
    r:+0.68  23.69        50.81 (27.12)
        1:19.04 (28.23)     1:47.74 (28.70)
  5 Chase Williams      WVU               1:48.61    1:48.01         14  
    r:+0.68  24.06        51.26 (27.20)
        1:18.69 (27.43)     1:48.01 (29.32)
  6 John Smith       SO TCU               1:50.41    1:51.83         13  
    r:+0.66  23.48        51.31 (27.83)
        1:20.99 (29.68)     1:51.83 (30.84)
  7 Matthew Spallas  SO TCU               1:48.14    1:54.15         12  
    r:+0.66  24.41        51.34 (26.93)
        1:21.39 (30.05)     1:54.15 (32.76)
  8 Alexander Garri  FR TCU               1:51.08    1:57.19         11  
    r:+0.73  24.85        53.43 (28.58)
        1:25.00 (31.57)     1:57.19 (32.19)

Men’s platform diving

Texas’ Mark Anderson won with 458.70 points.  West Virginia’s Mike Proietto (315.45) and Alex Obendorf (303.10) finished second and third.

                             === Finals ===                              
 
  1 Mark Anderson    JR TEX                460.00     458.70         20  
  2 Mike Proietto       WVU                247.25     315.45         17  
  3 Alex Obendorf       WVU                288.05     303.10         16  
  4 Austin Smith        WVU                322.55     291.45         15  
  5 Logan McHenry       WVU                271.40     291.40         14  
  6 Emmott Blitch       WVU                255.60     289.95         13

Women’s platform diving

Texas’ Kristina Hoffmann (271.45), Brooke Pospichal (261.00) and Sofia Rauzi (255.55) went 1-2-3 in the 10-meter diving event.

                             === Finals ===                              
 
  1 Kristina Hoffma  SR TEX                237.10     271.45         20  
  2 Brooke Pospicha  FR TEX                261.85     261.00         17  
  3 Sofia Rauzi      FR TEX                246.55     255.55         16  
  4 Kelli Ann Funk   FR TCU                200.50     246.80         15  
  5 Elyse Brouillet  SR ISU                224.85     236.50         14  
  6 Julie Dickinson  JR ISU                206.40     222.90         13  
  7 Averly Hobbs        WVU                202.00     210.75         12  
  8 Becky Stochl     JR ISU                201.20     203.20         11  

Women’s 400 free relay

Brooke Hansen (50.05), Rebecca Millard (48.64), Mimi Schneider (49.07) and Tasija Karosas (49.17) combined to win the 400-yard free relay in a time of 3:16.93.  That gave Texas a clean sweep of the women’s Big 12 titles as they won all 21 events.

Iowa State’s Savanna Townsend, Silqi Luo, Kasey Roberts and Alex Flatness placed second in 3:22.93 with Kansas’ Haley Bishop, Pia Pavlic, Breonna Barker and Haley Molden earning third in 3:23.10.

  1 TEX                           3:15.68    3:16.93B        40  
     1) Brooke Hansen FR              2) r:+0.30 Rebecca Millard SO   
     3) r:+0.30 Mimi Schneider SO     4) r:+0.25 Tasija Karosas JR    
    r:+0.78  23.99        50.05 (50.05)
        1:13.35 (23.30)     1:38.69 (48.64)
        2:01.79 (23.10)     2:27.76 (49.07)
        2:51.23 (23.47)     3:16.93 (49.17)
  2 ISU                           3:26.75    3:22.93         34  
     1) Savanna Townsend JR           2) r:+0.40 Silqi Luo SO         
     3) r:+0.39 Kasey Roberts SO      4) r:+0.39 Alex Flatness SR     
    r:+0.70  24.53        51.24 (51.24)
        1:15.48 (24.24)     1:41.97 (50.73)
        2:05.76 (23.79)     2:32.01 (50.04)
        2:55.96 (23.95)     3:22.93 (50.92)
  3 KANS                          3:23.47    3:23.10         32  
     1) Haley Bishop                  2) r:+0.31 Pia Pavlic           
     3) r:+0.45 Breonna Barker        4) r:+0.56 Haley Molden         
    r:+0.75  24.42        51.24 (51.24)
        1:15.14 (23.90)     1:41.38 (50.14)
        2:05.90 (24.52)     2:32.32 (50.94)
        2:56.50 (24.18)     3:23.10 (50.78)
  4 WVU                           3:28.11    3:25.41         30  
     1) Jaimee Gillmore               2) r:+0.31 Amelie Currat        
     3) r:+0.26 Maggie Miller         4) r:+0.14 Georgia Baldus       
    r:+0.74  24.26        50.66 (50.66)
        1:15.08 (24.42)     1:41.74 (51.08)
        2:06.51 (24.77)     2:33.59 (51.85)
        2:58.21 (24.62)     3:25.41 (51.82)
  5 TCU                           3:28.37    3:29.98         28  
     1) Micaela Roemer FR             2) r:+0.18 Bryn Lohrberg FR     
     3) r:+0.23 Mikayla Winkler SR    4) r:+0.25 Alexandra Robetson FR
    r:+0.67  25.23        52.28 (52.28)
        1:16.96 (24.68)     1:44.59 (52.31)
        2:09.56 (24.97)     2:37.06 (52.47)
        3:02.10 (25.04)     3:29.98 (52.92)
 -- TEX  'B'                      3:19.15   X3:22.80        
     1) Quinn Carrozza FR             2) r:+0.25 Madisyn Cox JR       
     3) r:+0.31 Remedy Rule FR        4) r:+0.24 Sam Sutton SO        
    r:+0.79  24.19        50.13 (50.13)
        1:13.76 (23.63)     1:39.85 (49.72)
        2:04.51 (24.66)     2:32.07 (52.22)
        2:56.16 (24.09)     3:22.80 (50.73)
 -- WVU  'B'                           NT   X3:36.06        
     1) Katie Murto                   2) r:+0.30 Emma Luigard         
     3) r:+0.11 Loren Williams        4) r:+0.17 Marah Bieger         
    r:+0.70  25.58        53.31 (53.31)
        1:20.07 (26.76)     1:50.03 (56.72)
        2:15.46 (25.43)     2:43.98 (53.95)
        3:08.74 (24.76)     3:36.06 (52.08)

Men’s 400 free relay

Texas’ Townley Haas (42.75), Joseph Schooling (42.50), John Murray (43.32) and Brett Ringgold (41.72) won the relay in 2:50.29.

West Virginia’s Andrew Marsh, Ross Glegg, Merwane Elmerini and Nate Carr placed second in 2:55.74.  TCU’s Garrett Hills, Ross Sullivan, Leonardo Sanchez and Tommy Thach finished third in 3:00.09.

  1 TEX                           2:50.72    2:50.29A        40  
     1) Townley Haas FR               2) r:+0.13 Joseph Schooling SO  
     3) r:+0.32 John Murray SR        4) r:+0.44 Brett Ringgold SO    
    r:+0.71  20.49        42.75 (42.75)
        1:02.61 (19.86)     1:25.25 (42.50)
        1:45.64 (20.39)     2:08.57 (43.32)
        2:28.10 (19.53)     2:50.29 (41.72)
  2 WVU                           2:58.36    2:55.74         34  
     1) Andrew Marsh                  2) r:+0.25 Ross Glegg           
     3) r:+0.29 Merwane Elmerini      4) r:+0.30 Nate Carr            
    r:+0.64  20.62        42.77 (42.77)
        1:03.72 (20.95)     1:27.45 (44.68)
        1:48.53 (21.08)     2:11.89 (44.44)
        2:32.36 (20.47)     2:55.74 (43.85)
  3 TCU                           3:02.18    3:00.09         32  
     1) Garrett Hills JR              2) r:+0.16 Ross Sullivan FR     
     3) r:+0.48 Leonardo Sanchez FR   4) r:+0.23 Tommy Thach FR       
    r:+0.66  21.25        44.45 (44.45)
        1:05.99 (21.54)     1:29.41 (44.96)
        1:50.80 (21.39)     2:14.39 (44.98)
        2:35.93 (21.54)     3:00.09 (45.70)
 -- TEX  'B'                      2:55.41   X2:55.03        
     1) Tate Jackson FR               2) r:+0.32 John Shebat FR       
     3) r:+0.34 Ryan Harty FR         4) r:+0.39 Jeremy Nichols FR    
    r:+0.75  20.64        42.91 (42.91)
        1:03.59 (20.68)     1:27.04 (44.13)
        1:47.56 (20.52)     2:10.46 (43.42)
        2:31.64 (21.18)     2:55.03 (44.57)
 -- WVU  'C'                           NT   X3:04.65        
     1) Adam Poe                      2) r:+0.30 Drew Damich          
     3) r:+0.23 Daniel Rodriguez      4) r:+0.02 Frank Csonka         
    r:+0.69  22.10        47.90 (47.90)
        1:09.51 (21.61)     1:33.48 (45.58)
        1:54.66 (21.18)     2:19.38 (45.90)
        2:40.45 (21.07)     3:04.65 (45.27)
 -- WVU  'B'                           NT   X3:09.27        
     1) Chase Williams                2) r:+0.45 Aidan Fumagalli      
     3) r:+0.34 Tony Sekowski         4) r:+0.16 Jake Iotte           
    r:+0.69  22.15        46.49 (46.49)
        1:09.31 (22.82)     1:34.51 (48.02)
        1:57.86 (23.35)     2:23.66 (49.15)
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