The Virginia Tech men won every single event against Duke, while the Blue Devils toppled the hosting Hokies on the women’s side.
Newcomer Sally Foley swam two breast times that would have scored at the 2020 ACC Championships at Duke’s intrasquad meet on Saturday.
Senior Alyssa Marsh, along with fellow fourth-year Nathaniel Hernandez, were named the team’s Most Valuable Athletes.
As the coronavirus continues to impact athletic events worldwide, a handful of universities have suspended athletic activities for the foreseeable future.
Alyssa Marsh split 22.0 fly on the medley, while UNC’s Caroline Hauder dropped a 59.2 100 breast. Meanwhile, the UNC men controlled the meet and won.
Marsh’s 22.58 fly leg on the 200 medley relay out-split the other flyers in the field as well as every freestyle anchor.
Courtney Harnish tripled up today, finding her way to the wall first in the 1000 free (10:01.88), the 200 free (1:48.25), and finally the 500 free (4:51.35).
The Duke swimming and diving program hosts SEC powerhouse Georgia in its annual Pink Meet Saturday at Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion.
In individual results, Michigan commit Megan Glass (above) finished her YMCA Nationals career with a sweep of the women’s butterfly events.
Brendan Burns of the Upper Main Line YMCA re-broke his own YMCA National Record on day 2 in Greensboro.
Ross Dant of Hickory defended his 1000 free title from 2018 and broke the YMCA meet record by over 5 seconds in the process on the first day of the championships.
The University School boys team won the OHSAA Division II State Championship for the second year in a row, while the Hawken girls recorded their 21st consecutive team title at this meet.
Yorktown High School senior Kayle Park, who swims for Arlington Aquatic Club, has verbally committed to Duke for 2019-20.
Gunn High School senior Sarah Snyder has verbally committed to Duke University for 2019-20.
Emma Shuppert from Cincinnati’s Seven Hills School and Blue Ash YMCA Swim Team has announced her verbal commitment to the Blue Devils for 2019-20.