July 1, 2012
Juniors Erin Caflisch and Tess Behrens represented the Minnesota women's swimming team on the seventh day of the U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha, Neb., as the pair competed in the preliminaries of the 50-meter freestyle Sunday.
Caflisch finished the event in a time of 26.54 to pace the Gophers and finish 100th overall, while Behrens registered a time of 26.89 to finish 135th overall.
Tomorrow evening's session will include finals of the 50-meter freestyle and the 1,500-meter freestyle.
US Nationals Start on Tuesday
Eleven Golden Gophers, including several program record holders, will compete in Indianapolis this week.
Gophers Receive CSCAA Scholar All-America Recognition
Both the men's and women's teams earned academic distinction from the coaches association.
Five Gophers Earn Academic All-America Honors
With five honorees named today, Minnesota now boasts a total of nine Academic All-Americans for the 2016-17 academic year.