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NC State Tops UNC Handily in Off-Distance Dual Meet

NC State showed their speed early, taking the women’s 200 medley relay in 1:38.07.

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UNC Tar Heels Take Down Queens Royals in Cross-State Dual Meet

Lilly Higgs won the 100 breast and was runner-up in the 200 breast during North Carolina’s win over Division II powerhouse Queens University of Charlotte.

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College Swimming Previews: #12 UNC Women Return All NCAA Scorers

UNC burst onto the scene at the 2021 Women’s NCAA Championships, finishing 12th after a 42nd-place finish in 2019, right before Mark Gangloff took over.

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Flickinger Scratches 200 Back, Berkoff Bumped Into Final

9th place finisher Katharine Berkoff was bumped into the women’s 200 back final tonight after #8 seed Hali Flickinger scratched the race.

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2021 U.S. Olympic Trials Wave II: Day 7 Prelims Live Recap

After winning last night’s 100 free, Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil comes into today’s 50 riding a ton of momentum.

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Linnea Mack’s DQ Overturned, 17 Women To Compete In 50 Free Semis

Linnea Mack is back into tonight’s 50 free semi-finals after her prelim disqualification was overturned.

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Duncan Sherrard, Kyle Patnode Are Newest Adds to New South Carolina Swim Staff

Duncan Sherrard (above) spent the last 3 seasons leading the sprint group at Auburn University, while Patnode was a volunteer assistant at Ohio State.

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2021 W. NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships: Final Psych vs. Actual Scoring

Grace Countie, individually, was +28 points versus her projected seeds – better than anybody else at this year’s championships.

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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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Women’s NCAA Day 3 Finals Preview: Virginia Holds 3 of 5 Top Seeds

Virginia will have at least one A-finalist in each of the five individual events while Texas, NC State, and Cal will see 4 swimmers in the A-final.

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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 Finals Live Recap

UVA’s Alexis Wenger broke the 100 breast ACC record at 57.67. However, tonight NC State’s Sophie Hansson will aim to defend her 2020 title against Wenger.

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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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2021 ACC Women’s Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

The UVA women toppled the NC State women for the 2021 ACC title in the 200 free relay at 1:26.54, highlighted by Douglass’ 21.50 ACC meet record lead-off.

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