The Bahamas' Joanna Evans competes in a women's 200-meter freestyle heat during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics on Monday. (AP/Martin Meissner)

BEVO BEAT Swimming & Diving

Texas swimming teams top Aggies in dual meet

Posted November 3rd, 2018


The Texas men’s and women’s swimming teams swept the Texas A&M Aggies in a dual meet Friday night at the Jamail Texas Swimming Center.

The top-ranked women took 11 wins as they topped the No. 6 Aggies 172-123. The win makes it 16 in a row in dual-meet action for the Longhorns.

Joanna Evans highlighted the night with her time in the 1,000-yard freestyle. She clocked in at 9:47.68 for the best time of the season in the NCAA. Evie Pfiefer recorded a top-3 time for the season in the event as well. She finished in 9:49.02.


Claire Adams won both the 100 and 200 backstrokes. She notched the fourth best time in the 100 as she clocked in at 52.56. She won the 200 in 1:55.54.

The No. 5 men also won 11 events on the way to a 180-113 triumph over the No. 12 Aggies.

John Shebat, Charles Scheinfeld, Tate Jackson and Daniel Krueger teamed up to finish the 200 IM relay in 1:27.50. Shebat also won the 100 backstroke in 47.37.

Chris Yeagar won the 1,000 freestyle in 9:05.62. That’s 10th-fastest in the NCAA this season.

Scheinfeld also took a win in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 53.86.

Sam Pomajevich won the 200 fly in 1:46.72.

The women next face No. 2 Stanford on Nov. 9, followed by a clash with No. 5 Cal the next day. The men take on No. 15 Tennessee Nov. 9.

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