Trojans, led by speedster Vladimir Morozov, aiming for top 5 finish.
Trojans finish with seven swimming titles, most since 1977.
Junior from Russia claims his second straight title in sprint free; Relay nets first crown since 1996.
Russian junior looking strong to defend his 2012 title in the short sprint.
Defending champions Morozov and Colupaev lead Trojans into four-day meet starting Sunday.
THIS SEASON: A talented and improving distance freestyler, 2015 junior Ted Singley looks to build on his 2014 NCAA debut as well as back-to-back top 8 conference finishes in the mile.
2014: Singley earned his first trip to the NCAA Championships as a 2014 sophomore, finishing 26th in the 1650y free (15:09.25), 36th in the 200y fly (1:47.09) and 50th in the 500y free (4:26.55) ... He posted a career-best fourth in the 1650y free (15:03.04) at the Pac-12 Championships and was 13th in the 500y free (4:22.01) and 14th in the 200y fly (1:48.66) ... He raced at the 2014 U.S. Summer Nationals, finishing 21st in the 1500m free (15:36.25), 33rd in the 200m fly (2:01.63) and competed in the 400m free.
2013: Singley's debut postseason appearance was highlighted by a sixth-place finish in the 1650y free (15:10.62, PR) at the 2013 Pac-12 Championships. He was also 13th in the 500y free (4:22.15, PR) and 19th in the 200y fly (1:48.39) ... At the 2012 U.S. Winter Nationals, he was fifth in the 1650y free (15:12.41), third in the `B' final of the 500y free (4:22.25) and fifth in the `B' final of the 200y fly (1:47.34).
HIGH SCHOOL: Singley, who preps at Carroll Senior High in Southlake, Texas, is a 2011-12 National Junior Teamer who was 19th in the 1500m free at the 2011 U.S. Nationals. He was second in the 500y free at the 2011 Texas UIL State Swimming Championships. A Scholastic All-American, he is also a rising open water swimmer ... He put forth a strong showing at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, finishing 16th in the 1500m free (15:33.23), 24th in the 200m fly and 30th in the 400m free (3:56.64).
CLUB: North Texas Nadadores.
PERSONAL: He was born on Dec. 15, 1993 ... He is a business administration major.
SINGLEY'S PERSONAL RECORDS