Ress has been swimming the 200 free of late, but this year, he has opted to trade out the 200 free for the 100 back.
NC State has locked up their 5th-straight team title, but Louisville and Virginia face a tight race for 2nd tonight on the final day of the 2019 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships in Greensboro, NC.
Andreas Vazaois and Nick Albiero are set for a rematch in the 200 fly, where Albiero just won last year.
Justin Ress continues to focus on the freestyle events, rather than the backstroke events, collegiately.
The first night of the 2019 ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships will feature the 200 medley and 800 free relay, as the NC State Wolfpack will be looking to make it five straight conference titles.
We don’t know what Andreas Vazaios will swim individually on day 3 of the ACC Championships, but we do know it won’t be the 400 IM.
NC State freshman Kylee Alons set a new school record in the 200 fly, highlighting the Wolfpack men’s and women’s sweeps of visiting UVA Saturday afternoon.
Broomfield, Colorado’s Luke Miller has verbally committed to NC State for the fall of 2020.
The Virginia men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will conclude the regular season this weekend with road dual meets against North Carolina on Friday in Chapel Hill, N.C., and NC State on Saturday in Raleigh, N.C.
Freshman Kylee Alons, junior Madeline Kline and senior Andreas Vazaios were named ACC Performers of the Week.
While this is only the second dual meet for Vazaios this season, he took six tenths off of his old dual meet season best.
Coleman Stewart, the defending 100 back NCAA champion, scratched out of the long course version of that event as well as the 100 fly for tonight’s finals session at the 2018 US Winter National Championships.
Michael Brinegar (IU) dominated here, posting a 14:40.38 to win by 20 seconds.
The field in this morning’s final event was pretty tight, with Andreas Vazaios (NC State) leading the way, and 8th place finisher Cory Gambardella (IU) coming in only 2.26 seconds behind Vazaios.
For the wolfpack’s part, they started the session by winning both the women’s and men’s 200 medley relays