Claire Curzan was the top qualifier in both the 100 fly and 100 back this morning, but she’ll be challenged by Torri Huske and Katherine Berkoff in each.
NC State has finished 4th at NCAAs for five of the last six NCAAs, and they bring back another strong freestyle group and dynamite relays once again.
NC State swimmers nearly swept the final day of competition in Cary, while SwimMAC emerged with combined team title for the meet.
NC State swimmers dominated third finals session at the Cary Sectionals, sweeping all six individual events on Saturday evening.
NC State swimmers won five of six individual events on the second night of the Speedo Southern Sectionals meet in Cary, NC.
Wolfpack swimmers won a majority of the events on the first day in Cary, but top recruits Charlotte Hook and Baylor Nelson earned wins too.
Curzan produced a time of 2:00.36 to knock nearly two seconds off her previous best of 2:02.27.
Drew Kibler and the Texas Longhorns are primed to make it three in a row in the 800 free relay next week at the Men’s NCAA Championships.
The NC State men reclaimed the ACC title this week by a wide margin after a two-point loss to Louisville last year ended a six-year winning streak.
Though ACC records were broken all night, the most exciting race came at the end, when the Virginia women smashed the US Open record in the 400 medley relay.
All seven individual events tonight at the 2022 ACC Championships will each feature the defending champion trying to defend their titles.
Louisville’s Evgenii Somov and Nick Albiero will each be swimming for a fifth-straight ACC title in their respective individual events today.
In addition to dominating the team competition at ACCs, the NC State men are racking up a large number of likely NCAA invites.
The NC State men are on pace to easily reclaim their conference championships, while the UVA women are hunting for more records tonight.