Day 2 of the 2018 NCAA D1 Women’s Championships will feature the 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 200 medley relay.
Ally Howe, Kathleen Baker, Janet Hu, and Beata Nelson will vie for the 100 back title.
Hansson scratched the 200 IM, where she was the #16-seed, but is the #2 seed in both the 100 and 200 fly later in the meet.
Kathleen Baker will be looking to repeat in the 100 backstroke at the NCAA Championships.
A deep freestyle group is a tried and true formula for success, and that’s exactly what Virginia has on its roster.
Virginia will look to lock down the ACC title tonight.
2018 Women’s ACCs Wednesday-Saturday, February 14-17th Greensboro Aquatic Center, Greensboro, NC Short course yards Prelims – 10am ET, Finals 6pm…
Tonight’s final will include the 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, 3 meter diving, and 400 medley relay.
Today will feature the 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back, and 1 meter diving.
The fastest splits in each of the strokes on night 1 of the first week of Division 1 conference meets.
Mallory Comerford posted the fastest split in the country this season going 2nd on Louisville’s 800 free relay.
Duke freshman Connie Dean, a British IM/Breaststroker, had one of the highlight swims of the day. In prelims of the 400 IM, Dean blew away the field with a 4:12.40.
NC State All-American Justin Ress battled closely with teammates Coleman Stewart (1:36.75) and Jacob Molacek (1:36.89) in the 200 free, coming from behind with a 24.66 on the final split to win it in 1:36.61.
Today’s top-flight prelims scratches mostly tell us things we already know, as Tom Shields is out for health concerns; Mallory Comerford and Leah Smith are both home training; and Pace Clark, Elise Haan, and Quah Zheng Wen all are holding to yesterday’s scratches.
Heat sheets show more major scratches on day 2 of the Pro Swim Series at Austin, including #2 fly seed Pace Clark.