Edwards graduated from Grand Canyon University after a strong 2021-2022 season. She would have been UConn’s fastest 200 backstroker last year by 1.5 seconds.
Defending champions Xavier hold a slight lead over Georgetown on the men’s side heading into the final day of the Big East Championships.
The University of Connecticut won on the road against Rhode Island, and attributed part of the team’s success on a 100 backstroke sweep.
UConn freshmen picked up multiple wins for the Huskies in a dominant win over DII SCSU.
The Villanova women have earned their 8th-consecutive Big East title while the Xavier men made it a three-peat in 2021, earning their sixth title in 8 years.
The UConn women highlighted Friday’s finals with 4 event wins, including two 1-2 finishes and the 400 medley relay win. They now trail Villanova by 41 points.
Junior National qualifier Angela Gambardella has committed to the home-state University of Connecticut for the fall of 2020.
Presenting the Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming for the weekend of January 19-21, 2018.