Keeping a reputation as elite while showing improvement in just one year's time, the men earned the same ranking in the preseason poll in 2018 while the women were unranked this time last year.
Senior Catherine Sanchez (200y fly), junior Marta Ciesla (100y free) and sophomores Isa Odgers (200y breast) and Victor Johansson (1650y free) all posted wins on the two-session final day of the Trojan Invite on Saturday (Oct. 5) at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
Senior Tatum Wade (200y IM) and junior Marta Ciesla (50y free) posted a pair of second-place swims while sophomore Victor Johansson was third in the 500y free to lead the USC men's and women's swim teams in the Trojan Invite on Friday (Oct 4) to kick off the 2019-20 regular season.
The USC women's and men's swimming and diving teams open the 2019-20 regular season with the three-session Trojan Swimming Invitational, Friday and Saturday (Oct. 4-5) at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
In a competition that came down to the final race, Sun Devil swimming kicked off their season on Friday with their annual Intrasquad.
Action at the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center kicks off at 3 p.m., and as with ASU swimming and diving meets, the event is free to the public.