The first day of the New South Intercollegiate Swim conference Championships on the campus of Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi got underway on February 17. Swimming for the host school is Bahamian freshman Keith Lloyd. His Statesmen 200 yard medley relay B topped the field in the B final. The team of Jack Hene backstroke 23.70, Matteo Fraschi breaststroke 24.75, Adam Charlton butterfly 22.92 and Lloyd freestyle 20.81 combined for a total time of 1:32.18. Their margin of victory was more than a second.
Lloyd also recorded a lifetime best in the 50 yard freestyle when he finished 5th in the B final in a time of 21.54.