Jack Conger competes in a Men's 100 LC Meter Butterfly heat race during the 2017 Phillips 66 National Championships & World Championship Trials at Indiana University Natatorium on June 29, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Swimming & Diving

Jack Conger takes 100-meter fly at Arena Pro Series

Posted January 11th, 2018


Former Longhorn and Olympic gold medalist Jack Conger took the men’s 100-meter fly final as various current and former Longhorns competed in the Arena Pro Series at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center on Thursday night.

Conger finished the 100 fly in 51.80 seconds to take first place with another former Longhorn, Tripp Cooper, coming second at 53.02. Cooper just edged out Masayu Umemoto by .07 seconds.

The next best finish for a former Longhorn was Clark Smith’s second-place performance in the 200 freestyle. He finished the race in 1:49.34. Zane Grothe beat him by less than a second.


Former Longhorn Will Licon took fourth in the men’s 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:11.99.

On the women’s side, former Longhorn Madisyn Cox took second in the 400 individual medley with a time of 4:42.22. Current Longhorn Evie Pfieffer took fifth with a time of 4:48.77.

Cox also recorded a fourth-place finish in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:28.35.

Quinn Carrozza took fourth in the women’s 200 backstroke. She clocked a time of 2:11.01.

Lauren Case, a current Horn, finished the women’s 100 fly in 59.84 for eighth place.