NC State swimmers won five of six individual events on the second night of the Speedo Southern Sectionals meet in Cary, NC.
Wilby, who competes internationally for Great Britain, swam his lifetime best of 1:55.97 last summer, making him the #5 British performer all-time.
The 2nd day of the 94th Ohio Valley Championships was packed full of action, including a record-breaking performance by Carmel Swim Club in the 13-14 boys MR
Indiana’s Mariah Denigan, a member of the U.S. Open Water World Championships Team in the 10K, is one of the top women’s swimmers entered in the meet.
Ryan Murphy is not only the undisputed favorite in the men’s 200 backstroke at the U.S. World Trials, but is probably the top pick for gold in Budapest.
Ryan Murphy has long been the backstroking standard in the U.S., but he’ll need to be at his best to fend off the talented crop behind him.
Bjorn Seeliger has taken over the mantle from Ryan Hoffer as Cal’s go-to sprinter, and the Bears are looking primed for a repeat win in the 400 free relay.
Drew Kibler and the Texas Longhorns are primed to make it three in a row in the 800 free relay next week at the Men’s NCAA Championships.
After finishing 4th in the 100 fly at ACCs, Nyls Korstanje improved upon his NCAA ranking and his personal best time at the Tar Heel Last Chance meet.
The NC State men put up over 1500 points to regain the ACC trophy, but they were far from the only team that impressed this past week in Atlanta.
The NC State men reclaimed the ACC title this week by a wide margin after a two-point loss to Louisville last year ended a six-year winning streak.
The UVA women need a strong showing tonight to hold off NC State in a session that promises to be full of thrilling racing.
With one day of racing to go, the NC State men are in the driver’s seat, while the women are trying to close the gap against UVA.
Louisville’s Evgenii Somov and Nick Albiero will each be swimming for a fifth-straight ACC title in their respective individual events today.
In addition to dominating the team competition at ACCs, the NC State men are racking up a large number of likely NCAA invites.