NC State’s Anton Ipsen Handily Wins 1650, Becomes Seventh Fastest All-Time

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NC State senior Anton Ipsen swam an incredible back-end 1650 free to break the pool record in a time of 14:24.43, a mark which puts him seventh on the all-time list.

Touching second in a time of 14:29.42 was Michigan’s Felix Auboeck while California’s Nick Norman earned the Bears much needed points by placing third in 14:30.82.

In eighth was Stanford’s True Sweetser in a 14:40.48 while his teammate Liam Egan took 16th in 14:46.59.

Event 15  Men 1650 Yard Freestyle
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         NCAA: N 14:22.41  03/25/2017Clark Smith, Texas
     American: A 14:18.25  12/02/2017Zane Grothe, Unattached
   U. S. Open: O 14:18.25  12/02/2017Zane Grothe, Unattached
 Championship: C 14:22.41  03/25/2017Clark Smith, Texas
         Pool: P 14:26.70  03/17/2007Larsen Jensen, Southern Cal
    Name           Year School               Seed     Finals NISCA Points
=========================================================================
  1 Anton Ipsen      SR NC State         14:31.21   14:24.43P        20  
    r:+0.69  24.03        50.38 (26.35)
        1:16.92 (26.54)     1:43.51 (26.59)
        2:09.99 (26.48)     2:36.30 (26.31)
        3:02.79 (26.49)     3:29.09 (26.30)
        3:55.58 (26.49)     4:21.94 (26.36)
        4:48.14 (26.20)     5:14.64 (26.50)
        5:40.92 (26.28)     6:07.30 (26.38)
        6:33.55 (26.25)     6:59.95 (26.40)
        7:26.02 (26.07)     7:52.39 (26.37)
        8:18.60 (26.21)     8:44.73 (26.13)
        9:10.98 (26.25)     9:37.24 (26.26)
       10:03.65 (26.41)    10:29.92 (26.27)
       10:56.15 (26.23)    11:22.35 (26.20)
       11:48.57 (26.22)    12:14.88 (26.31)
       12:41.03 (26.15)    13:07.20 (26.17)
       13:33.26 (26.06)    13:59.31 (26.05)    14:24.43 (25.12)
  2 Felix Auboeck    SO Michigan         14:34.10   14:29.42         17  
    r:+0.78  24.28        51.10 (26.82)
        1:18.01 (26.91)     1:44.55 (26.54)
        2:11.02 (26.47)     2:37.22 (26.20)
        3:03.39 (26.17)     3:29.75 (26.36)
        3:56.16 (26.41)     4:22.48 (26.32)
        4:48.72 (26.24)     5:14.96 (26.24)
        5:41.23 (26.27)     6:07.49 (26.26)
        6:33.69 (26.20)     6:59.89 (26.20)
        7:26.08 (26.19)     7:52.43 (26.35)
        8:18.55 (26.12)     8:44.87 (26.32)
        9:11.20 (26.33)     9:37.55 (26.35)
       10:04.00 (26.45)    10:30.32 (26.32)
       10:56.72 (26.40)    11:23.18 (26.46)
       11:49.85 (26.67)    12:16.71 (26.86)
       12:43.59 (26.88)    13:10.50 (26.91)
       13:37.25 (26.75)    14:03.86 (26.61)    14:29.42 (25.56)
  3 Nick Norman      JR California       14:39.77   14:30.82         16  
    r:+0.72  24.09        50.33 (26.24)
        1:16.83 (26.50)     1:43.45 (26.62)
        2:10.22 (26.77)     2:36.90 (26.68)
        3:03.61 (26.71)     3:30.25 (26.64)
        3:56.97 (26.72)     4:23.66 (26.69)
        4:50.27 (26.61)     5:16.93 (26.66)
        5:43.36 (26.43)     6:09.93 (26.57)
        6:36.50 (26.57)     7:03.06 (26.56)
        7:29.55 (26.49)     7:55.98 (26.43)
        8:22.44 (26.46)     8:48.79 (26.35)
        9:15.28 (26.49)     9:41.67 (26.39)
       10:08.19 (26.52)    10:34.70 (26.51)
       11:01.33 (26.63)    11:27.78 (26.45)
       11:54.37 (26.59)    12:20.82 (26.45)
       12:47.19 (26.37)    13:13.55 (26.36)
       13:39.83 (26.28)    14:06.05 (26.22)    14:30.82 (24.77)
  4 Zach Yeadon      FR Notre Dame       14:34.60   14:35.98         15  
    r:+0.80  24.31        51.02 (26.71)
        1:17.92 (26.90)     1:45.02 (27.10)
        2:11.80 (26.78)     2:38.96 (27.16)
        3:06.02 (27.06)     3:32.96 (26.94)
        4:00.00 (27.04)     4:26.94 (26.94)
        4:53.66 (26.72)     5:20.47 (26.81)
        5:47.42 (26.95)     6:14.41 (26.99)
        6:41.32 (26.91)     7:08.38 (27.06)
        7:35.45 (27.07)     8:02.33 (26.88)
        8:29.21 (26.88)     8:56.14 (26.93)
        9:22.38 (26.24)     9:48.57 (26.19)
       10:14.87 (26.30)    10:41.39 (26.52)
       11:07.77 (26.38)    11:33.97 (26.20)
       12:00.08 (26.11)    12:26.18 (26.10)
       12:52.33 (26.15)    13:18.45 (26.12)
       13:44.60 (26.15)    14:10.60 (26.00)    14:35.98 (25.38)
  5 Marcelo Acosta   JR Louisville       14:41.21   14:38.22         14  
    r:+0.72  24.40        50.58 (26.18)
        1:17.33 (26.75)     1:43.92 (26.59)
        2:10.64 (26.72)     2:37.44 (26.80)
        3:03.83 (26.39)     3:30.49 (26.66)
        3:57.24 (26.75)     4:23.81 (26.57)
        4:50.15 (26.34)     5:16.70 (26.55)
        5:43.16 (26.46)     6:09.76 (26.60)
        6:36.53 (26.77)     7:03.37 (26.84)
        7:30.23 (26.86)     7:57.17 (26.94)
        8:24.31 (27.14)     8:51.53 (27.22)
        9:18.27 (26.74)     9:45.36 (27.09)
       10:11.99 (26.63)    10:38.84 (26.85)
       11:05.47 (26.63)    11:32.11 (26.64)
       11:58.85 (26.74)    12:25.70 (26.85)
       12:52.51 (26.81)    13:19.51 (27.00)
       13:46.00 (26.49)    14:12.53 (26.53)    14:38.22 (25.69)
  6 PJ Ransford      SR Michigan         14:49.19   14:38.23         13  
    r:+0.79  25.19        51.61 (26.42)
        1:18.45 (26.84)     1:44.94 (26.49)
        2:11.52 (26.58)     2:38.27 (26.75)
        3:04.99 (26.72)     3:31.69 (26.70)
        3:58.38 (26.69)     4:24.94 (26.56)
        4:51.65 (26.71)     5:18.03 (26.38)
        5:44.39 (26.36)     6:10.73 (26.34)
        6:37.27 (26.54)     7:03.81 (26.54)
        7:30.37 (26.56)     7:56.88 (26.51)
        8:23.46 (26.58)     8:49.89 (26.43)
        9:16.33 (26.44)     9:42.93 (26.60)
       10:09.67 (26.74)    10:36.29 (26.62)
       11:02.91 (26.62)    11:29.76 (26.85)
       11:56.57 (26.81)    12:23.50 (26.93)
       12:50.57 (27.07)    13:17.99 (27.42)
       13:45.37 (27.38)    14:12.86 (27.49)    14:38.23 (25.37)
  7 Ricardo Vargas   FR Michigan         14:40.30   14:40.27         12  
    r:+0.67  24.37        50.73 (26.36)
        1:17.56 (26.83)     1:44.28 (26.72)
        2:11.16 (26.88)     2:38.13 (26.97)
        3:04.92 (26.79)     3:31.52 (26.60)
        3:58.15 (26.63)     4:24.84 (26.69)
        4:51.41 (26.57)     5:17.99 (26.58)
        5:44.58 (26.59)     6:11.12 (26.54)
        6:37.90 (26.78)     7:04.82 (26.92)
        7:31.37 (26.55)     7:58.14 (26.77)
        8:24.93 (26.79)     8:51.71 (26.78)
        9:18.74 (27.03)     9:45.55 (26.81)
       10:12.39 (26.84)    10:39.13 (26.74)
       11:05.88 (26.75)    11:32.72 (26.84)
       11:59.73 (27.01)    12:26.56 (26.83)
       12:53.48 (26.92)    13:20.74 (27.26)
       13:47.76 (27.02)    14:14.60 (26.84)    14:40.27 (25.67)
  8 True Sweetser    SO Stanford         14:41.48   14:40.48         11  
    r:+0.72  24.77        51.49 (26.72)
        1:18.30 (26.81)     1:45.21 (26.91)
        2:12.15 (26.94)     2:39.01 (26.86)
        3:05.89 (26.88)     3:32.73 (26.84)
        3:59.46 (26.73)     4:26.04 (26.58)
        4:52.44 (26.40)     5:18.82 (26.38)
        5:45.47 (26.65)     6:12.22 (26.75)
        6:38.96 (26.74)     7:06.00 (27.04)
        7:32.95 (26.95)     8:00.00 (27.05)
        8:27.08 (27.08)     8:54.28 (27.20)
        9:21.35 (27.07)     9:48.74 (27.39)
       10:15.86 (27.12)    10:42.58 (26.72)
       11:09.46 (26.88)    11:36.17 (26.71)
       12:02.55 (26.38)    12:29.05 (26.50)
       12:55.80 (26.75)    13:22.28 (26.48)
       13:48.82 (26.54)    14:15.16 (26.34)    14:40.48 (25.32)
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