Emma Atkinson

2021 Women’s NCAAs: How Did Our Top 20 Recruits Perform As Freshmen?

Even with four key deferrals, the high school class of 2020 lived up to the hype with five massive NCAA scorers (30+ points) and 29 total freshmen scorers.

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Emma Atkinson’s 200 Back Ties Highest Women’s NCAA Finish In VT History

The 19-year-old freshman placed fourth in the 200 back, equalling Jessica Botzum’s 200 breast in 2007 for the highest finish in Virginia Tech history.

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Phoebe Bacon Moves to #2 in 17-18 Age Group with 1:48.32 200 Back Win

Wisconsin freshman Phoebe Bacon earned her first NCAA title tonight with a 1:48.32 victory in the 200 back, moving to #2 all-time in the 17-18 age group.

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2021 NCAA Women Day Four Preview: Virginia is On The Way To Making History

On the slate tonight will be the fastest-seeded 1650 free final, followed by the finals of the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly, and 400 free relay.

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20th Seed Olivia Carter Drops 200 IM At NCAAs (Day 2 Scratches)

Michigan junior Olivia Carter dropped the 200 IM on Day 2 of NCAAs as the 20th seed.

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2020-2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: Final Edition

The Virginia Cavaliers continue to lead the way into NCAAs, led by five top-ranked relays and a dominant roster from top to bottom.

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2021 W. NCAA Picks: White’s Time To Shine In 200 Back

Alabama junior Rhyan White owns a best time nearly two seconds faster than anyone in the field of the 200 back at the upcoming Women’s NCAA Championships.

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VT Freshmen Lead The Way To Team’s Highest ACC Placing Since 2015

At the 2021 ACC Women’s Championships, the Virginia Tech women finished in 4th place for their best performance at the meet since 2015.

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2021 ACC Women: Watch Madden Go 3-For-3 And More Day 4 Swims

Catch Paige Madden’s 2nd-straight 1650 free title, Kate Douglass’ 46.8 100 free, Sophie Hansson’s 3rd-straight 200 breast, and more race videos from day 4.

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2021 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap

UVA’s Paige Madden will aim for her 3rd ACC title this meet in the 1650 free, after previously sweeping the 200/500 free.

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2021 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

This morning, Kate Douglass will swim the 100 free over the 200 breast. The prelims of the 200 back and 200 fly will also take place.

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2021 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 3 Prelims Live Recap

This morning, the prelims of the women’s 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back will take place. UVA’s Kate Douglass leads the 100 fly.

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Kate Douglass & Kylee Alons Pick 100 Fly On Day 3 of ACCs (Scratch Report)

Virginia’s Kate Douglass and NC State’s Kylee Alons have both scratched out of extra events to focus on the 100 fly on Friday’s prelims session of ACCs.

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2020-2021 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Power Ranks: February Edition

We’re kicking off the NCAA conference swimming season with our updated Power Ranks – including one big question we’d like to see answered for each team.

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Hokies Set Six Pool Records on Opening Day of Virginia Tech Invite

The Virginia Tech Hokies took down six pool records and threatened a few school records on the first day of the VT Invite.

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