The Virginia women are favored to win both the NCAA team title and the 400 free relay, but a revamped Stanford group might have something to say about that.
The UVA women need a strong showing tonight to hold off NC State in a session that promises to be full of thrilling racing.
With one day of racing to go, the NC State men are in the driver’s seat, while the women are trying to close the gap against UVA.
Despite being the third-fastest performer in history and 2020 ACC champ in the 200 IM, UVA junior Kate Douglass will race the 50 free instead today.
The 2022 ACC Championships kicks off tonight with timed finals of the 800 free relay, and finals of the women’s 1m and men’s 3m diving.
The Louisville Cardinals put up season-best times in both 200 free relays just two weeks away from the combined ACC Swimming & Diving Championships.
FSU’s Mason Herbet and Pitt’s Cooper Van der Laan share the Men’s Swimmer of the Week honor, while Louisville’s Arina Openysheva wins the women’s award.
Rye Ulett (pictured above) graduated high school early and had an individual victory in the 100 backstroke in her debut as Louisville women defeat Indiana.
Tate Jackson makes his return to competition with the 100 free, having taken a five-month break from the water after receiving a one-month USADA suspension.
After posting the top time during this morning’s prelims session, Louisville’s Evgenii Somov, the reigning ACC Champ, is set to take on the 200 breaststroke.
Heading into Saturday night finals, a couple of events at the Purdue Invite could see some tight races between the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds.
Purdue freshman Brady Samuels dropped nearly a full second in the 100 fly to take the top seed for tonight’s finals in 45.95.
The Purdue men lead night 1 of the Purdue Invite via strong diving performances from Gregory Duncan and Jordan Rzepka, while Northwestern leads the women.
Tennessee threw down a few times that rank in the top five in the nation so far this season as they defeated Louisville as home.
The Trojan senior is off to a fast start this season after sweeping the women’s 50, 100 and 200 free events at the USC Invitational.