University of Virginia sophomore Kate Douglass has chosen the 100 free as her individual event for the final day of the 2021 ACC Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships.
The UVA women propel to the lead on day one with their double relay wins. Among the highlights was Berkoff’s 23.37 BK and Madden’s 1:42.9 200 free split.
The first potential juggernaut matchup between Virginia’s Kate Douglass (above) and NC State’s Katharine Berkoff has been avoided.
Virginia is the heavy favorite to repeat as team champion, while NC State and Louisville are projected to defend their 2nd and 3rd place finishes.
Countie put up her second-fastest performance ever behind her 51.59 from 2019, making it her second time under 52 seconds ever.
The UNC Tar Heels swept the South Carolina Gamecocks on Sunday, each team winning 10 events. Both UNC 400 medley relays improved their season bests as well.
The meet primarily features college squads, but there’s a smattering of professionals swimming tonight, including NC State alum Coleman Stewart.
Jack Saunderson of Wolfpack Elite will race against the top finishers from NC State, Virginia Tech, UNC, and Duke in the 100 fly final tonight.
Sophie Lindner was a standout performer in North Carolina’s decisive win over East Carolina.
The psych sheets for the three North Carolina high school championship meets have been released. Below, find links and brief…
Emily Grund from Trophy Club, Texas, has made a verbal commitment to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill…
Lilly Higgs of Hough High School and SwimMAC Carolina has verbally committed to swim for the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and will be a 3rd-generation Tar Heel when she begins in the fall.
Heidi Lowe of W.A. Hough High School and SwimMAC Carolina has elected to remain in state and will swim for the Tar Heels beginning with the 2018-19 season.
Chattahoochee Gold’s Bayley Frierson and SwimMAC Carolina’s Sinclair Larson got things started with a good battle in the women’s 1000 free.
Take a look at the race videos from Day One at the 2016 U.S. Winter Junior Championships-East in Columbus, Ohio.