The highest two butterfly specialists on the College of Texas are returning for his or her fifth years of eligibility this season, in accordance with the Longhorns’ present on-line roster.
Sam Artmann and Cole Crane can be again for the ultimate collegiate marketing campaign in 2023-24 after contributing to Texas’ Third-place end on the 2023 NCAA Championships in March. Artmann scored individually within the 200-yard butterfly (personal-best 1:41.86 in prelims, 1:42.32 in remaining for twelfth place) whereas Crane swam fly (45.33 break up) on the Longhorns’ 400 medley relay staff that positioned eighth (3:03.00).
Individually, Crane positioned twenty eighth within the 100 fly (45.84) and twenty first within the 200 fly (1:42.58). Artmann added a Thirty second-place end within the 100 fly (45.97).
On the 2023 Massive 12 Championships, Artmann swept the 100 fly (46.18) and 200 fly (1:42.63) with Crane incomes runner-up finishes proper behind him in each occasions (46.59/1:43.25). The 2024 Massive 12 Championships would be the final for Artmann, Crane, and Texas as a complete, which is becoming a member of the SEC subsequent 12 months.
Artmann’s Finest SCY Occasions
- 50 fly – 21.51
- 100 fly – 45.97
- 200 fly – 1:41.86
Crane’s Finest SCY Occasions
- 50 fly – 21.19
- 100 fly – 45.61
- 200 fly – 1:42.21
Over the summer season, Crane positioned seventh within the 100-meter fly on the TYR Professional Championships in late July with a 52.91, good for seventh place however about half a second off his finest time of 52.33 from final summer season. Artmann took ninth place within the 100 fly on the TYR Professional Championships with a personal-best 53.08.
Though Texas misplaced now-pro star Carson Foster over the offseason, this system gained a pair of high-profile recruits who may very well be instant difference-makers as freshmen. No. 2 recruit Will Modglin will probably take over backstroke duties along with his best-in-class 45.01 100 again, however he additionally owns a lifetime better of 46.35 within the 100 fly. No. 5 recruit Nate Germonprez is flexible along with his best-in-class 1:42.82 200 IM, and he additionally boasts a 47.22 100 fly from February of 2022.
The Longhorns have but to launch their official for this upcoming season, however their first main twin meet will probably be in opposition to Virginia on Oct. 27-28.