Freshman diver Jiayu Chen has set a meet record, gone undefeated in the regular season and adapted to life in a new country all in one year.
Swimming & Diving
Kansas swim and dive took second place and broke several school records at the Big 12 Championships which wrapped up on Feb. 29.
This past weekend, 12 members of the Kansas swim team traveled to Atlanta, Georgia to compete in the Toyota U.S. Open. Although no one on the team qualified for the Olympic Trials, they will continue to train for their next chance at qualifying in June 2020.
Kansas swimming kicks off the season with a second-place team finish in the CSCAA Open Water Championship at Lone Star Lake on Sept. 14.
Kansas senior diver, Vicky Xu, finished her career with an eighth place finish on the three-meter board and picked up her second All-American honor at the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships in Austin, Texas.
The Kansas swim and dive team set school and personal records during the first two days of the Big 12 Championship. Day three begins Friday, March 1, at 10 a.m.
In this weeks Social Media Roundup, Jeff Long continued to prove why he's an athletic director for the people, while Kansas swim & dive continues to break records.
Kansas swim and dive got out to a fast and dominant start in its final dual of the season against conference opponent Iowa State on Feb.8 and 9.
The Kansas swim and dive team claimed another victory against William Jewell to continue an undefeated streak. The Jayhawks will next travel to meet the Arkansas Razorbacks Saturday, Feb. 2.