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Franklin, Manuel, Smith, Worrell Nominated for Collegiate Women Sports Award in Swimming

Kelsi Worrell, who broke the American Record in the 100 fly at the NCAA Championships, is one of four nominees for the Collegiate Women Sports Awards.

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Top Three Finishers in 400 Medley Relay All Under Old U.S. Open Record at NCAA Championships

The top three 400 medley relays in the history of yards swimming all happened on Saturday night in the A-Final at the…

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Virginia Sophomore Leah Smith Breaks 500 Free NCAA Record in Prelims

Virginia sophomore Leah Smith has broken the NCAA Record in prelims of the women’s 500 yard free with a new NCAA…

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March Madness Bracketology: Just Add Water

Reimagine this year’s Women’s Championship meet as if you are filling in your March Madness bracket.

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First Day of 2015 ACC Men’s Championships Rescheduled Due to Inclement Weather

With snow in the forecast for Atlanta, the ACC Championships have been moved up.

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UVA Coach Augie Busch: “You Either Run From the Fight or Run to it”

Virginia women’s swimming & diving head coach inherited a team in 2013 that had won 6-straight ACC Championships, and has…

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2015 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 3 Real-Time Recaps

2015 ACC WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS Dates: Wednesday, Feb. 18 – Saturday, Feb. 21; Prelims 10AM/Finals 6PM (Eastern Time) Location: Georgia Tech…

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UNC Women with 8 in A-Finals on Night 3 of ACC Championships (Up/Mid/Downs)

Thanks in part to two School Records from Hellen Moffitt, in the 100 fly and the 100 back, the North Carolina Tar Heels have the most A-finalists on night 3 of the 2015 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships.

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UVA’s Leah Smith: “I’m a Lot Less Rested Than I Was Last Year”

After night 2 of the 2015 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships, Virginia’s Leah Smith caught up with SwimSwam’s Max Mitchell…

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2015 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 2 Up/Mid/Downs (Including Diving)

Led by 500 free top seed Leah Smith, the Virginia women lead the way with 8 swimming A-finalists on Thursday.

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Kelsi Worrell Splits 22.34 on Louisville 200 Medley Relay, Fastest in History (Perhaps)

Kelsi Worrell has clocked the fastest legal 50 fly medley relay split in history.

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Virginia-UNC mega-Rivalry to be Renewed on Saturday in Charlottesville

One of the biggest (and baddest) rivalries in college swimming will pit Virginia against North Carolina on Saturday.

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Virginia Drops Cavalier Invitational, Will Go to Virginia Tech Invite Instead

The defending ACC Champions from Virginia Tech will add cross-state rivals Virginia to their regular-season-ending invite in two weeks.

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Three of Five Suspended Virginia Swimmers Eligible to Return to Competition This Weekend

Three of the five University of Virginia swimmers who were suspended in October for the entire fall semester are eligible to return…

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Courtney Bartholomew swims second-fastest 100 back in history as Virginia relay scares US Open record

Courtney Bartholomew nearly broke two national records at once at the Georgia Invite on Friday night.

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