Elissa Dawson

Revisiting NCAA Recruiting Class Rankings: Women’s Class of 2015-2018

We ranked Stanford’s class #1 back in the summer of 2014, and guess what? They delivered. Top-10 prospects Simone Manuel, Janet Hu (pictured), Ally Howe and Lindsey Engel averaged 100 individual NCAA points just between the four of them. That means without even considering relays, that quartet could have placed inside the top 15 at NCAAs every year of their career.


2017 Women’s ACC Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

The final day of the ACC Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships kicks off tonight and will settle a close fight for first between Virginia and NC State.


ACC Weekly Swimming And Diving Awards Have Been Announced

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Louisville sophomore Carlos Claverie and NC State senior Alexia Zevnik have been named the Atlantic Coast…

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UNC Looking To Bounce back After Three Straight Losses (Video)

The UNC men and women’s swimming and diving team have not been having the season they hoped for, dropping three…

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NC State Sweeps ACC Swimmer Of The Week Awards

NC State swimmers Hannah Moore and Ryan Held, North Carolina diver Elissa Dawson and Pitt diver Dominic Giordano were named ACC Swimming and Diving performers of the week.

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Moffitt, Dawson, Nyquist and Owen Take ACC Weekly Honors

North Carolina swimmer Hellen Moffitt, Tar Heel divers Elissa Dawson and Jack Nyquist, and Virginia Tech swimmer Robert Owen were named this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference Swimming and Diving Performers of the Week.

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UGA Men and Women Defeat UNC at Chapel Hill

The University of Georgia men’s and women’s teams emerged victorious against the North Carolina Tar Heels in both teams’ first dual meet of the season.


Carolina Swimming & Diving Opens Campaign Friday Versus UGA

Both the Tar Heel men’s and women’s teams are looking for redemption after the close defeats at last season’s openers against none other than the Bulldogs, in a meet held in Athens.

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Louisville’s Kelsi Worrell Awarded 2016 ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Year

Louisville senior and America’s butterfly queen Kelsi Worrell has been announced by the Atlanta Coast Conference to receive the 2016 ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Year award.

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Duke Men and Women Rocket to Day 1 Leads at Nike Cup

Peter Kropp split an incredibly fast breast leg on Duke’s victorious 400 medley relay.


Graesser, Baldwin Named ACC Swimmers of the Week

North Carolina swimmers Nic Graesser and Caroline Baldwin and diver Elissa Dawson, along with NC State diver Rachel Mumma, were named this week’s Atlantic Coast Conference Swimming and Diving Performers of the Week.

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Tar Heels earn two of four ACC Weekly awards for Nov 11

North Carolina sophomore Jack Nyquist and teammate Elissa Dawson helped the Tar Heels capture two ACC Swimming and Diving weekly awards, as each turned in solid performances against Louisville this past weekend.

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