Sibirtsev’s 14:56.07 is fast enough to have placed 8th at 2019 ACCs and within striking range of the 14:55.89 that’s projected to qualify for NCAAs.
We compile predictions for week 1 of conference swimming action: voter picks from our polls, Swimulator projections, and our official SwimSwam picks.
We connected with University of Virginia head coach Todd Desorbo, who provided workouts from UVA’s training plan with star freshman Kate Douglass.
There were several best times and season best times set as Georgia Tech concluded their Yellow Jacket Invite on Saturday night.
Vater swam a 100 back time trial in prelims, blowing away his best by nearly 4 seconds in 51.53. That’s his first best time in the event since 2016.
For 10 of the past 12 years, the University of Virginia women’s won the team title at the ACC Championships. Only in 2017 and 2019 did they place second.
Virginia freshman Kate Douglass, one of the most versatile swimmers in the country, has 7 entries in the ACC pre-cut psych sheets.
Austin Lane from Clovis West High School and Fresno Dolphins Swim Team has announced his verbal commitment to Pitt for 2021-22.