Stanford looks like the favorite, but the interesting strategy to watch Saturday will be where teams use their star sprinters – both Simone Manuel and Abbey Weitzeil could anchor or lead off. And where they swim just might be the difference-maker if the race gets tight.
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.
Katie Ledecky will look to lead Stanford to a second straight NCAA title in the 800 free relay.
Virginia put up dominating performances in the free events at the ACCs, resulting in 3 relay meet records, 2 relay ACC records, and 1 individual meet record.
2018 WOMEN’S ACC Championships Wednesday-Saturday, February 14-17th Greensboro Aquatic Center, Greensboro, NC Short course yards Live results Live Stream ACC…
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 men’s side saw a thrilling battle that came down to the final race, with Virginia beating Penn State by 2 points.
Day Two of the Bulldog Invite was headlined by Auburn’s men swimming fast in the 200 back, 200 fly and 200 breast.
Third-year Virginia head coach Augie Busch has been named the 2016 Virginia women’s coach of the year.
Sandra Freeman won the 400 IM to earn her first-ever Olympic Trials cut.
Lindsay Morrow broke the Colorado class 4A state record in the 100 back and won two individual events to lead Evergreen High to their second-consecutive 4A state title.
“I am very pleased with this women’s signing class,” Busch said. “It covers a lot of areas of need for us while adding depth in key events.”
Eryn Eddy of the Loveland Swim Club and Thompson Valley High School has verbally committed to Virginia.
Fast age groupers, college commits like Brett Ringgold and Curtis Ogren and even some current Texas A&M Aggies made appearances at the Texas Sectionals meet in College Station.