Texas senior Maxime Rooney will be swimming his 4th different NCAA lineup in 4 NCAA campaigns, focusing on shorter events this year.
Drew Kibler is going for the 500 free this year, which means Texas coach Eddie Reese has some interesting decisions ahead regarding the 200 free relay.
The only event Indian River didn’t win turned out to be the most exciting event of the night, with four teams touching within 0.35s of each other.
Hong Kong’s Siobhan Haughey shaved 0.02s off her own national record in the 100 free en route to winning the event Thursday evening.
UVA freshman Kate Douglass will repeat her multi-discipline event lineup from ACCs at her first NCAA Championships later this month.
Louisville junior Nick Albiero became the 4th-fastest performer all-time in the 200 yard fly with his 3rd-straight ACC title tonight in Greensboro.
That’s the 6th-straight title for NC State, which was one of the top teams in the conference from 1954-1985, then only won once in the next 30 years.
At this point, NC State looks like to be a lock for their 6th-straight team title, but there’s still plenty of great racing ahead of us this evening.
This morning NC State, Virginia, Louisville, and Virginia Tech accounted for 23 out of 32 possible A-final spots tonight.
The last prelims session of the 2020 ACC Championships will feature defending champions in three of the four events being contested.
Check out race videos from day 3 of the 2020 Men’s ACC Swimming and Diving Championships, including a 100 back battle that saw 3 men dip under 45 seconds.
NC State Coleman Stewart will be going for the double victory in the 100 fly and the 100 back tonight, one of three men who will be in both A-finals.
Casey Storch will be among the men in the hunt for the 400 IM title on the third day of the 2020 Men’s ACC Swimming and Diving Championships.
NC State’s Noah Hensley was one of two Wolfpack swimmers who made the A-final in both the 100 fly and the 100 back this morning.
The first full finals session the 2020 ACC men’s championships will feature the 500 free, 200 IM, 50 free, and the 200 free relay.