Chris Webb will transfer from Virginia to Tennessee at the semester, though a decision has not yet been made on whether or not he will compete this season.
Virginia’s Courtney Bartholomew erased any official annals of doubt about who the fastest backstroker in the history of the ACC is.
Among the great backstrokers in the SEC, Big Ten, and Pac-12, Virginia’s Courtney Bartholomew pulled the ACC back into the conversation this weekend at the Ohio State invitational.
The Dynamo Swim Club class of 2014 has an impressive lineup of collegiate swimmers.
The Longhorn men and women held onto their lead from day one to win today. The Penn State men also topped Virginia for the first time since 1997. Penn State sophomore, Shane Ryan, was unstoppable today, winning the 50 freestyle and then the 100 backstroke just minutes later. Despite just jumping out after swimming the 50 freestyle, Ryan posted the 4th fastest time in the nation this season in the backstroke. As if that wasn’t good enough, he then led off the 400 freestyle relay, posting the nation’s top 100 freestyle time.
All-American Nick Alexiou is one of two sophomores who have decided to transfer from Virginia.
This borderline-iconic photo of Sarah White was taken by Tim Binning after the Virginia women won their 6th-straight ACC Championship last season.
Hanna House of the Carmel Swim Club is staying closer to home than her initial commitment and going to Notre Dame instead of Virginia.
Jennifer Marrkand of the Patriot Swim Club will shimmy down the East Coast to Virginia.
Caitlin Cooper from Dynamo Swim Club will immediately add to the Cavaliers sprint group next season with her verbal commitment.
The Virginia Cavaliers have added another very good middle-distance freestyler to their long legacy of that.
Virginia’s new head coach Augie Busch has picked up his first verbal with his new program.
Jason Glorius is Virginia’s new diving coach.
Luke Percy already won the 50 free at World Juniors; he’ll be looking for a middle lane coming out of Friday’s semifinals in the 100. (Photo: Colin Blair/SwimSwam.com)
Luke Percy was also among the top seeds coming out of prelims, with his coming in the 100 free. (Photo: Colin Blair/SwimSwam.com)