UVA freshman Matthew Styczen lowered his 400 IM personal best by a total of nearly five seconds today, and now ranks #3 in the ACC this season.
This morning, the prelims of the women’s 100 fly, 400 IM, 200 free, 100 breast, and 100 back will take place. UVA’s Kate Douglass leads the 100 fly.
In a battle of ACC opponents, the Virginia Cavalier men and women each won against the UNC Tar Heels, with the men’s outcome decided by the final relay.
With Zoe Skirboll’s verbal commitment, UVA has snagged 2 high-level recruits from the high school class of 2022 in as many days.
#1 recruit Regan Smith’s loaded Stanford class and #2 Alex Walsh’s elite Virginia group collide in a showdown for our #1 overall freshman class ranking.
Austin, Texas freestyler Quinn Schaedler has verbally committed to the University of Virginia for 2020-21, after having first made a commitment to Michigan.
23.0 sprinter Claire Newman of Freeland, Michigan will remain in state to swim for the Wolverines in 2020-21.
See who’s moving up and who has yet to commit among the current high school junior class, which is loaded in the non-free strokes in particular.
Schaedler will continue a recent tradition of excellent freestylers to develop through the Michigan program.
Urlando has twice scared a National Age Group Record this week in College Station, Texas after breaking one on the meet’s opening night.
Urlando became the fourth 16-year-old in U.S. history to break :50 in the 100 free and won the 200 fly by six seconds.
Haas is now just inside the world top 15 with that time.
We’ll get to see A&M’s Sydney Pickrem in action, as the 2017 World Champs bronze medalist is one of the highest profile swimmers, internationally, at this meet.
2018 Speedo Winter Junior Championships- West December 5-8, 2018 Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center, Austin Texas SCY (25y)…
16 year-old phenom Gianluca Urlando took the top seed in the 200 backstroke and 200 butterfly Saturday morning in Austin, TX.