Rachel Grooms (above) has only been swimming year round for three years, and is already a primary target for the Louisville Cardinals.
“After an adventurous ride to Blacksburg, we had an up and down battle today with the Hokies,” said head coach Braden Holloway. “The ladies’ victory was a total team effort and it was great for them. For the guys, it was a rough day. Virginia Tech was ready for us and did a good job. The guys are going to have to be better in order to have success at this level.”
Virginia Tech, on the strength of some big dual meet wins, have started to put together a solid recruiting class.
The 2013 edition of the annual SMU Classic meet was an absolute classic, thanks in part to Tanja Kylliainen.
Spending their fall break in Texas, UNC captures win against TCU (Photo Credit: UNC)
Florida State’s Tiffany Oliver went two season-bests to sweep the sprint events at the annual Paint it Pink meet in Tallahassee.
Day 1 of the SMU classic is the fastest session of racing we’ve seen thus far in the 2013-2014 season.
“We are excited to be headed to Blacksburg this weekend to take on the Hokies,” said head coach Braden Holloway. “They are a great program with a great coaching staff that has built it up to a top-25 program.”
Ruth fits the mold of a pair of sprinters with whom Florida State has had a lot of success in the past.
Marc Rojas was the 1650 free national champion last year, but this summer may have turned a corner in the breaststrokes.
Canadian Tia VanLandeghem will come to the United States for her college swimming.
The Bulldogs of Georgia swept the Yellow Jackets of Georgia Tech in an early-week dual meet on Tuesday.
The ACC and Big Ten Conferences announced their weekly award winners. Emma Reaney (pictured above) is the ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week.
The Duke Blue Devils have gotten a verbal commitment from breaststroker Catie Miller out of the Sandpipers of Nevada.
Philip Perdue is a great freestyler, following in the family lineage; his best times in yards are 20.64, 45.75, and 1:39.69, respectively.