NC State’s Andreas Vazaios was the fastest on backstroke (24.93) and 2nd-fastest on breast (29.83) in the field to win the men’s 200 IM in 1:43.02
NC State’s Ky-lee Perry swam the fastest women’s 50 free in the NCAA so far this season in the prelims at the IU Invite, clocking 21.80.
Annie Ochitwa swam the 3rd-fastest 100 fly in the NCAA this morning in 51.37.
Coleman Stewart was one of four NC State men to break 20.0 in the 50 free this morning.
Mallory Comerford is notably swimming the 50 free instead of the 500 on Thursday.
The battle for #1 is heating up, with at least three teams in contention, and our staff is split across the top of the NCAA.
After winning the 200 breast, Lilly King will look to give the Big Ten some more big points today in the women’s 100 breast.
Mallory Comerford of the ACC will swim the women’s 100 freestyle on the opening day of the ACC/Big Ten College Challenge in West Lafayette.
The Texas women face a huge test, taking on Stanford and Cal, on the road, on back-to-back meet days.
The NC State swimming and diving teams will match up against their first conference opponent of the season Saturday as they make the short trip to Durham, N.C. to take on Duke.
NC State’s Andreas Vazaios has been selected as the ACC Men’s Swimmer of the Week, and Virginia Tech’s Ben Schiesl has been named the Diver of the Week. On the women’s side, Louisville’s Mallory Comerford has been tabbed as the ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week, and the Virginia’s Sydney Dusel has been named Diver of the Week.
Texas senior Townley Haas is our pick to win the 200 free for the fourth-straight time, and earn his third title in the 500 free, as well.
Andreas Vazaios tripled and Ky-Lee Perry and Nyls Korstanje swept the sprint freestyles as the NC State men and women both defeated South Carolina Friday.
Anton Chupkov has a shot at the 200 breast world record on day 4 of the European Championships.
Gregorio Paltrinieri will look for his fourth consecutive 1500 title at the European Championships in Glasgow.