It feels like the end of an era with Douglass gone, but a stacked recruiting class combined with a veteran core has the Virginia women set for the future.
The versatility of Kate Douglass, Alex Walsh and Gretchen Walsh has been the driving force behind the Cavaliers’ recent success in the medley relays.
Donohoe and Nelson are the first Virginia seniors to opt for a fifth year of eligiblity, and are both huge returns for the Cavaliers.
The University of Virginia had the top-ranked high school recruiting class in 2019, and that remains the case four years later, led by Kate Douglass.
A full recap of the top finishers and records broken during the 2023 Women’s NCAA Championships, won dominantly by the Virginia Cavaliers.
Virginia senior Lexi Cuomo ended her career on a high note last month by scoring 15 individual points and contributing to two title-winning relays.
Kate Douglass lived up to the billing and then some as the top-ranked recruit coming out of the girls’ high school class of 2019.
Cuomo has been an integral part of Virginia’s NCAA title-winning and American record-breaking relays for the last four seasons.
The University of Virginia women came home from Knoxville with their third national championship in as many years after breaking six NCAA records this week.
Virginia’s quartet of Kate Douglass, Alex Walsh, Maxine Parker and Gretchen Walsh chopped almost a full second off the NCAA, American, and U.S. Open records.
In the final prelims session of the 2023 NCAA Division I Women’s Championships, the 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, and 200 fly will all be contested.
Alex Walsh looks to defend her NCAA title and American record against teammate Kate Douglass in the 200 IM on Day 2 of finals at the 2023 Women’s DI NCAAs.
Lexi Cuomo shares what it has been like being a pillar for Virginia’s record-breaking relays throughout the years and the energy she brings to the team.
Virginia holds the top seed heading into finals of the 200 IM, 50 free, and 200 free relay tonight.
The Stanford women are struggling overall, but their freshman class has been having a great meet highlighted by several best times this morning.