Minnesota men’s and women’s swimming and diving team used solid showings in their home pool to pick up a pair of Big Ten conference wins
2017-18 Freshman Season: Took second in the 200-yard free (1:38.85) and third in the 100-yard free (45.64) at the Triple Dual vs Northwestern and Purdue • two third place finished in the 200-yard free (1:39.99) and in the 100-yard free (46.02) vs. Denver • finished second in the 200-yard free (1:40.86) and second in the 100-yard free (46.58) against Hawai'i and Drury • placed fifth in the 200-yard free (1:38.90) and eighth in the 100-yard free (45.02) at the Minnesota Invitational • earned sixth place finish in the 200-yard free (1:39.54) at the Quad Dual vs. Michigan, Penn State, and Wisconsin • finished first in the 200-yard free (1:39.09) and sixth in the 100-yard free (46.00) vs. Iowa • took sixth place in the 100-yard free (46.39) against Florida State.
High School: 2016 graduate of St. Stithians Boys' College • Competed in 2015 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships for Republic of South Africa • Trained with Waterborn Swimming Club • club coach Peter Williams • holds five South African age group records in 50 free, 100 free and 100 fly.
Personal: Born March 12, 1998.
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McHugh Swims Record Time in All-American Finish
3/23/2018 - M. Swimming
Conner McHugh swam a huge 100 breaststroke race for Minnesota men's swimming and diving squad Friday night at the NCAA Championships.
Becker All-American in Historic 50 Free Race
3/22/2018 - M. Swimming
Minnesota will ride the momentum from Bowen Becker's All-American finish as they head into day three of the NCAA Championships.
Gophers Set to Host NCAA Championship
3/20/2018 - M. Swimming
For the eighth time in program history Minnesota is set to host the men's NCAA Championship inside the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.