Two-time defending champs Liberty earned a 3rd-straight conference title, although they share this year’s title with the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles.
Liberty’s Lindsey Cohee earned the CCSA Swimmer of the Week honor while teammate Maddie Freece captured Diver of the Week.
The University of North Carolina-Asheville hosted conference rival Liberty University on Friday, falling to the Flames by a score of 162 to 127.
That knocked over 4 seconds off the FGCU school record, CCSA Championship Record, and CCSA Conference Record of 2:11.51 that was set by Katie Armitage in 2016
While the Liberty women are the defending champions after earning their 2nd title in program history, FGCU is the favorite this year to return to the top.
The Liberty swimming & diving team picked up a 203-134 win over CCSA opponent UNC Asheville in a two-day meet which wrapped up on Saturday.
Liberty will compete in its first home meet of the season this weekend, hosting CCSA opponent UNC Asheville on Friday and Saturday.
Liberty (2-1) swimmers will compete at Campbell on Friday, while the divers participating in a tri-meet hosted by UNCW in Wilmington, N.C., Saturday.
Liberty will compete in a tri-meet at Penn State on Friday, taking on the Nittany Lions and St. Bonaventure, and swim at Saint Francis (Pa.) on Saturday.
SwimMAC Carolina’s Chloe Harris has verbally committed to swim for Liberty University in 2020-21.
Breaststroker Jamyson Robb, a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American with Canton City Schools, has verbally committed to Liberty University’s class of 2024.
Liberty will split its swimming and diving squads this Saturday, with the swimmers competing at UNC Asheville and the divers participating in a meet at Georgia Southern.
The Liberty swimming & diving team will ring in the New Year in Fort Myers, Fla., for the ninth straight year, competing in the FGCU Duals on Saturday at 11 a.m. at FGCU Aquatics Complex.
The Navy women’s swimming team won the five-team Liberty Invitational in Lynchburg, Va. The Mids accrued over 2,700 points to outdistance the field by 900 points.
Liberty will host an in-season swimming & diving invitational for the first time in program history, hosting the Liberty Invitational, Friday through Sunday at Liberty Natatorium.