2016 Olympic Trials finalist and U.S. Nationwide group member Cassidy Bayer has determined to hitch the Woman Vols on the College of Tennessee for the 2020-21 season.
Whereas at Cal Berkeley, Bayer swam prime occasions within the 500 free (4:45.31) and 200 fly (1:55.35) throughout her freshman yr. On the Pac-12 meet in 2019, she completed seventh within the 200 fly (1:56.12), 20th within the 500 free (4:45.31) and 27th within the 200 free (1:48.18).
Bayer additionally scored factors for the Bears on the 2019 NCAA Championships, the place she completed 15th within the 200 fly with a 1:55.77, and 57th within the 500 free with a 4:49.99.
Bayer competed up till December on the Minnesota Invite within the 2019-20 season to take care of psychological well being issues, however introduced she entered the NCAA transfer portal in October.
Bayer’s 200 fly time places her second to Tess Cieplucha (1:53.23) at Tennessee. Her 500 free locations her second as nicely amongst Tennessee’s freestylers for the 2019-20 season, with Amy Nunan main the best way with a 4:38.90.
The Woman Vols positioned first on the 2019-20 Southeastern Convention Championships, with a complete of 831 factors.
For the 2020-21 season, it has been determined that the lads’s and girls’s swimming & diving season will run from October 1 to January 25, 2021. Regionalized competitors can be permitted in addition to the necessities from the SEC Medical Steering Activity Power are adopted for coronavirus administration. Competitors can be in dual-meet format, and there can be no restriction on the variety of occasions swam.