Lochte, raced to the top spot in four events this week, taking top honors in the 400-yard medley relay, 1000-yard freestyle, 500-yard freestyle and the 200-yard breaststroke. He helped the 400-yard medley relay team record a season-best time of 3:14.13, which is the second-best time in the SEC. By winning the 1000-yard freestyle in a time of 8:59.54, Lochte recorded the top time in the SEC this season by five seconds.
Currently, Lochte holds the nation's top time in the 100-yard backstroke (46.72) and the 200-yard individual medley (1:43.81), while holding the second-best time in the 200-yard freestyle (1:34.05) and the 200-yard backstroke (1:42.29).
The third-ranked Gators return to action for their final dual meet of the season on Saturday as they host Indian River Community College. The meet is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.