Alexis Wenger

2021 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 1 Timed Finals Live Recap

The 2021 ACC Women’s Championships kick off tonight with the timed finals of the 200 medley and 800 free relays. UVA leads both relays on the psychs.

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Virginia Women Break NCAA Record in 200 Medley Relay to Open ACC Championships

A 26.0 breaststroke split from Alexis Wenger (above) was the difference-maker as the Virginia women opened their ACC title defense with a roar on Wednesday.

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2021 Women’s ACC Championships Fan Guide: Virginia Favored to Defend Title

Virginia is the heavy favorite to repeat as team champion, while NC State and Louisville are projected to defend their 2nd and 3rd place finishes.

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Harvard’s Jaycee Yegher to Finish her NCAA Eligibility at UVA in 2021-22

Harvard transfer Jaycee Yegher will give the Cavaliers their sixth breaststroker with NCAA-qualifying potential next fall.

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Kate Douglass Becomes NCAA Leader in 5 Events after 2:03 in 200 Breast

UVA sophomore Kate Douglass threw down 2:03.93 in a 200 breast time trial, the 9th-fastest time ever according the SWIMS database.

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Last Relay Decisive As #1 UVA Women Overcome Double DQ to Beat #5 NC State

Paige Madden bounced back from a rare freestyle DQ to shine as the #1 Virginia Cavalier women overcame the #5 NC State Wolfpack in a tight team battle.

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Douglass hits 2:08 200 Breast, Men Come Down to Final Relay, as UVA Sweeps UNC

In a battle of ACC opponents, the Virginia Cavalier men and women each won against the UNC Tar Heels, with the men’s outcome decided by the final relay.

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Virginia Cavaliers Sweep Virginia Tech Hokies in Commonwealth Clash

Kate Douglass tripled as the Virginia Cavaliers took down in-state rivals Virginia Tech Hokies in Charlottesville for Senior Day.

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Tennessee Invite Day 3 Finals: Brownstead, Douglass Set Records as UVA Sweeps

The UVA men narrowly edged Alabama, thanks to a team record-setting 400 free relay to close out the meet, to close out three fast days by all teams.

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UT Invite Night 2: Kate Douglass Rules, Brownstead & King Pop 18-Second Splits

Kate Douglass went the fastest 50 fly relay split in history tonight, then became the seventh woman ever to break 50 seconds in the 100 fly.

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Tennessee Invite Day 2 Prelims: Kate Douglass Hits Lifetime Best 50.18 100 Fly

That’s a lifetime best by .18, moving her up one spot to #10 in history, and bringing her less than a second off of the fastest time ever done (49.26).

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Douglass Swims 1:50.9, #3 200 IM Ever, at Tennessee Invite Day 1 Finals

Kate Douglass is now only a quarter of a second away from being the fastest women ever in the SCY version of the 200 IM.

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Douglass’s 52.81 in the 100 IM Highlights UVA Intrasquad

UVA continues to get some speedy intrasquad racing in before the Cavaliers embark on some away meets in the weeks to come.

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NCAA Swimming & Diving Dual Meet Season Heats Up with Record Chases in Austin

This weekend will mark the biggest weekend in college swimming since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, with several teams competing in dual meets.

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Alex Walsh, UVA Women Swim 1:36.7 200 Medley Relay in Practice

The University of Virginia’s women’s team time trialed the 200 medley relay following practice this morning, touching in 1:36.7.

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