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Huskers Journey East for Closing Twin


The Nebraska swimming and diving group is ready to journey to Piscataway, NJ, to tackle Rutgers for the twin closing of the season, Jan. 27-28. The motion begins at 5 pm (CT) on Friday and resumes Saturday at 10 am (CT).

The Huskers (6-2, Massive Ten 2-1) are coming off a 168-132 win over Illinois, powered by seven Huskers capturing occasion titles. Gena Jorgenson highlighted the twin, breaking the Devaney Heart Natatorium document to win the 1,000 freestyle in 9:53.58.

Rutgers is 3-2 on the 12 months, with a victory over Purdue in its solely different Massive Ten twin. NU met the Scarlet Knights earlier this season on the Hawkeye Invitational, the place Nebraska completed first and Rutgers positioned second among the many subject.

Nebraska evened the collection 2-2 after claiming the twin victory over Rutgers final season with a closing rating of 210-143. Madesyn Ronquillio (100 backstroke, 200 backstroke) and Berkeley Livingston (200 IM, 400 IM) every notched a pair of particular person titles within the twin to propel the Huskers to their closing twin win of the season.

Jorgenson, a freshman from Aberdeen, SD, owns eight titles on the season, together with 4 within the 1,000 freestyle. On the Hawkeye Invitational, Jorgenson reduce 20 seconds off her earlier greatest mile time to complete second in 16:34.48. Jorgenson added a pair of third-place finishes within the 500 freestyle (4:48.19) and the 400 IM (4:18.31) in career-best occasions in Iowa Metropolis.

Shannon Stott She has contributed 9 victories of her personal, with 5 within the 200 butterfly and three within the 500 freestyle. She has clocked NCAA B Normal Cuts in each occasions and received the 200 butterfly on the Hawkeye Invite with a 1:58.15. Moreover, Stott completed second within the 500 freestyle (4:44.97) and the 200 freestyle (1:47.72).

Madesyn Ronquillio He has led the Massive Pink within the backstroke occasions, with eight 100 backstroke and 6 200 backstroke finishes throughout the top-three.

Sarah Barton has been a flexible contributor for the Huskers, clocking career-best occasions in each particular person medley occasions on the Hawkeye Invite to complete second within the 200 IM and fourth within the 400 IM. Within the 200 butterfly, Barton has tallied six top-three finishes.

Berkeley Livingston He has completed within the high 5 on eight events within the particular person medley occasions. The senior from Lincoln additionally has a pair of 1,000 freestyle wins on the season.

Maya Corridor and JoJo Randby have teamed as much as make a serious influence within the breaststroke occasions. On the Hawkeye Invite, Randby swam an NCAA B Normal Reduce within the 100 breaststroke and went on to complete as runner-up in a 1:20.22. Randby has positioned throughout the top-two all seven occasions she has swam the 100 breaststroke this season.

Corridor cruised to a 200 breaststroke title on the Hawkeye Invite with a career-best 2:10.76 to deliver her to 5 particular person wins on the season.

Within the sprints, Lexi Kucera and Giulia Marchi have led the Massive Pink in relays and particular person occasions. On the Hawkeye Invite, Kucera gathered a runner-up end within the 100 butterfly and a trio of third-place finishes within the 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle and the 200 butterfly. Marchi has been a member of six profitable relays, together with swimming the anchor leg of the victorious 400 freestyle relay final weekend towards Illinois.

Within the distance freestyle occasions, Molly Rosenthal He has notched 9 top-three finishes, together with third place within the 500 freestyle towards Illinois.

kelsey clarmont is coming off a diving sweep within the Illinois twin, profitable the one-meter with a career-best 281.70 and the three-meter with a 297.08. In December, Clairmont claimed the platform title on the Hawkeye Invite, throughout her first time competing within the platform on the collegiate stage.

reagan hinze He has contributed 11 top-five finishes this season, together with one-meter wins towards Iowa State and Omaha.

Rutgers’ high returning scorers from final season’s Massive Ten Championships are Sofia Chichaikina, Alice Scarabelli and Savana Trueb. Scarabelli’s high end was within the 200 freestyle, the place she completed eighth, whereas Chichaikina made B-final appearances within the 200 butterfly and the 200 freestyle. Trueb is a dominant diver, ending eighth within the three-meter finals at convention final 12 months.

The meet might be streamed by way of B1G+, with stay outcomes obtainable by way of

Nebraska vs. Rutgers
Jan. 27 & 28, 2023
Piscataway, N.J.

Friday’s Order of Occasions
One-Meter Dive
200 Med Relay
10 Minute Break
200 MI
10 Minute Break
200 Breast
200 Again
200 fly
10 Minute Break
200 Free Relay

Saturday’s Order of Occasions
Three-Meter Dive
Platform Dive (non-scoring)
400 Med Relay
10 Minute Break
50 Free
10 Minute Break
100 Again
100 Breast
100 fly
200 Free
400 IM
10 Minute Break
400 Free Relay

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