In what has become one of the most eagerly-anticipated events on the NC State athletics calendar, the NC State men’s & women’s swimming & diving team will be hosting the third annual Wolfpack Games on Friday Sept. 29 at 6:00 p.m. inside Willis R. Casey Aquatic Center.
NC State is loaded in the freestyles, with distance specialist Hannah Moore coming off a big summer.
In the NCAA, NC State has put a premium on relays, with game-breaking relay performances keying the school’s rise into the NCAA’s upper echelon. It’s clear that focus on relays is extending to the international level, with Held, Ress and Zevnik all putting up huge relay splits at World University Games.
Kosuke Hagino will hit the water in the men’s 200 back prelims on day 5 in Taipei.
It’s day 4 of the Summer Universiade (also known as the World University Games) in Taipei, and tonight’s finals session schedule is loaded with big events, including the 200 IM led by Japan’s Yui Ohashi.
Olympic champion Dmitriy Balandin will compete in his signature 200 breaststroke at day 3 prelims from Taipei.
American national champ Leah Smith won’t contest the 1500 free at the World Championships in Budapest, at least according to start lists that don’t include the 22-year-old.
USA Swimming has announced its 44-swimmer squad for the 2017 World University Games, with only two of the eligible pool swimming World Champs team members electing to take part in both meets.
Despite a controversial DQ in the 400 IM that kept her off the World Champs team, Ella Eastin will lead the World University Games team in the 200 IM and 200 fly.
Après le 100 nage libre, le 50 papillon et le 100 papillon, Caeleb Dressel s’est qualifié pour sa 4e épreuve individuelle sur le 50 nage libre.
Nathan Adrian will look to add a second individual event to his Worlds schedule tonight in the men’s 50 free.
Plenty of swimmers will face their last chance to qualify for Worlds tonight, including Josh Prenot.
Olympic silver medalist Kathleen Baker will compete in her signature 100 back today.
Nathan Adrian will look for his 9th straight international berth individually in the men’s 100 free tonight.
Cullen Jones clocked a new PB in the 100m butterfly last weekend in North Carolina.