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Florida High School State Medalist McKenna Smith Commits To Duke For 2021

As a junior, Smith won two bronze medals at the Florida High School State Championship meet in the sprint freestyles.

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2020 Women’s ACC Championships Fan Guide: Virginia Looking to Reclaim the Crown

For 10 of the past 12 years, the University of Virginia women’s won the team title at the ACC Championships. Only in 2017 and 2019 did they place second.

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Duke Women Break Two Relay Pool Records in Dual with Queens (NC)

Freshmen showed up big for both teams, claiming victory in 5 women’s events.

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Beata Nelson Posts 1:50.88 200 Back at Wolfpack Invite Day 3 Prelims

Julie Meynen, an Auburn senior, tore to a 47.89 in the 100 free this morning, marking her 3rd fastest flat-start performance of her career.

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Beata Nelson 50-Point Fly/Back; Bybee Hits Two Career-Bests At NC St. Prelims

Beata Nelson was 50-point in the 100 fly and 100 back. Arizona State sophomore Cody Bybee hit lifetime-bests in a tough 100 fly/200 free double in prelims.

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Alyssa Marsh Hits 22.5 Fly Split, 48.7 100 Free as Duke Ends Big Road Trip

Marsh’s 22.58 fly leg on the 200 medley relay out-split the other flyers in the field as well as every freestyle anchor.

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Duke Welcomes Georgia for Annual Pink Meet

The Duke swimming and diving program hosts SEC powerhouse Georgia in its annual Pink Meet Saturday at Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion.

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NC State’s Curtis Wiltsey Earns Second Win on Day Four Of Greensboro Sectionals

After winning the 800 free on the first night, Wiltsey completed his sweep of both of the longest distances with his victory in the 1500 on the final night.

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Duke’s Hollander, Whitlow Earn U.S. Olympic Trials Cuts

Two Blue Devil freshmen garnered 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials cuts to highlight Duke’s weekend at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Richmond.

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2019 W. NCAA Championships: Day 4 Finals Photo Vault

SwimSwam’s Jack Spitser was on deck to capture all of the exciting day 4 finals action.

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2019 Women’s ACC Championships Fan Guide: Can UVA Do It Again?

2019 ACC WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday-Sauturday, February 20-23rd Greensboro Aquatic Center, Greensboro, NC (Eastern Time Zone) Defending Champion: Virginia (1x) Psych sheets Entry…

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Alyssa Marsh Splits 22.8 Fly as Duke Downs UNC For 3rd Year in a Row

Duke earned a 1-2 punch in the women’s 200 free, where Melissa Pish, a freshman and the school record-holder, took the race in 1:46.89. Fellow freshman Easop Lee came in 2nd, posting a 1:48.21.

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Duke Returns to the Pool Saturday for Battle with North Carolina

Back in competition for the first time in three weeks, the Blue Devil men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams face Tobacco Road rival North Carolina in the teams’ regular season finale Saturday.

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Queens Men Break Duke Pool Record, Duke Tops Queens and William & Mary

Max St. George took wins in both backstrokes as one of Duke’s top performers.

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Melanie Margalis Scratches 200 Breast Final on Day 3 in Knoxville

Melanie Margalis of Saint Petersburg Aquatics gave up her spot in the A final of the 200 breast to concentrate on the 400 free.

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