While many meets got canceled this weekend, UVA and Virginia Tech dueled, with the Cavalier women and the Hokie men each won by wide margins.
The Virginia Tech men won every single event against Duke, while the Blue Devils toppled the hosting Hokies on the women’s side.
Sophomore Carles Coll Marti won three individual events as the Virginia Tech men and women both defeated George Washington to open up the season.
The Virginia Tech men return all of their NCAA qualifiers after finishing a program-best 11th place at the 2021 NCAA Championships.
Rising junior Joseph Perreault finished higher than the University of Virginia’s highest-placing diver at the 2021 ACC Championships.
Kylee Alons powered the NC State women with three individual victories, as NC State wrapped up the dual meet season by sweeping Virginia Tech at home.
Emma Atkinson posted a school and pool record-breaking 200 back (1:52.71) at the final dual of the Hokies Belt Challenge, won by team Orange.
After Dual Meet #2, Team Orange now leads in overall point scores over Team Maroon. Dual Meet #3 on October 24th will decide the Hokies Belt Challenge winner.
Three ACC powers have officially named team captains for the 2020-2021 NCAA Swimming & Diving season: NC State, Virginia, and Virginia Tech.
Pitt sophomore Amy Read will make a return trip to NCAAs after winning platform diving at the Zone A Championships on day 3.
Navy’s returning NCAA scorer Bradley Buchter won by almost 36 points in Zone A to lock in a return NCAA trip on the 1-meter springboard.
The Ohio State swimming and diving program will compete in its first double dual of the season against Virginia Tech and Penn State on Nov. 1-2.
Notre Dame’s Coleen Gillilan, Louisville’s Molly Fears, NC State’s Coleman Stewart and Virginia Tech’s Noah Zawadzki earned ACC weekly honors.
The Virginia Tech men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams opened the 2019-20 season in decisive fashion, defeating George Washington on both sides.
The Virginia Tech men and women defeated George Washington on both sides. Tech’s men claimed a 203-87 win while the women topped the Colonials 208-87.