UVA sophomore Matt Brownstead is among the favorites in the men’s 50 free on the first full day of action at the 2022 ACC Championships.
FSU’s Mason Herbet and Pitt’s Cooper Van der Laan share the Men’s Swimmer of the Week honor, while Louisville’s Arina Openysheva wins the women’s award.
Seminole senior Max McCusker won two individual events and factored in on a record-breaking relay as FSU cruised to a sweep over Tampa.
Smith raced the 400 IM, 100 fly (exhibition) and 100 back. He entered 10 individual events this week, and so far, has only sat out of the 200 free.
Florida State cruised to easy wins on both sides as the team played host to three women’s teams and one men’s team in Tallahassee.
Florida rising senior Talia Bates won all six events she swam and posted a lifetime best 50 free time of25.66, taking .07 off her previous best from 2018.
FSU freshman Mason Herbet was a crucial member in the Seminoles’ win over Tampa on Wednesday, marking the program’s 4th undefeated season in history.
Izaak Bastian was one of three double winners for the Seminoles; he swept the breaststrokes, going 54.56 in the 100 and 2:00.13 in the 200 breast.
The Seminole men are seeking its first program win against the Tigers (0-18), while the FSU women last defeated Auburn in 1983 (3-14 all-time).
On their senior day, the FSU Seminoles raced to a 188-90 victory on the men’s side and a 226-48 win on the women’s side over the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs.
A last-minute addition to the Florida State class of 2020, Stephen Speck will bring some badly-needed depth to the Seminoles’ 400 IM crew.
Eagle Swim Team and McDonogh School’s Zach Smith has verbally committed to Florida State’s class of 2024.