Eight members of the No. 22 NC State women’s swimming & diving team were selected to take part in the…
The second night of racing at the women’s ACC Championships featured a big Virginia push in the 500 free, led by new ACC record-holder Leah Smith.
North Carolina State University owned the sprint races in their regular season finale at home against Virginia. That was enough for the men to power away from the Cavaliers, but the Wolfpack women dropped the meet to a hard-charging Virginia squad.
UNC’s Alex Gianino won two individual events as the North Carolina men snuck by NC State’s impressive sprint group.
“We are expecting to get the season started with some energy and to get the ball rolling with competitions,” said head coach Braden Holloway.
Georgia’s Megan Romano and her teammate Allison Schmitt should win the 200 free relay – unless Jack Bauerle pitches a changeup.
Tiffany Oliver of Florida State, by sweeping the sprint freestyle events, is worthy of big honors, in our book. (Photo Courtesy ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Virginia’s Sarah White celebrated the Cavaliers’ 6th-straight title in style on Saturday night. (Photo Courtesy: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Lauren Perdue looked confident after her 200 free victory last night. Now, she’ll shoot for a 4-peat in the 100. She’ll have to overcome Florida State’s Tiffany Oliver, though. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Caroline Kenney will lead a rabid field in the final of the women’s 200 fly (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Virginia Tech’s Heather Savage celebrates after winning the ACC title in the 100 fly on Friday night. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Women’s ACC Championships: Virginia Stays Strong on Third Morning, Five-Team Battle For Second Heats Up (Up/Down included)
Day 3 of prelims at the 2013 ACC Women’s Swimming (and men’s and women’s diving) Championships. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Swimming photo artist, Tim Binning, captures Florida State junior Tiffany Oliver as she starts the 50 free. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)
The North Carolina State team of Allison Hendren, Hannah Freyman, Marifrances Henley and Riki Bonnema celebrate a victory the 200 free relay with coach Braden Holloway. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
The Virginia Cavaliers should win the meet, but there are lots of great individual races on tap. (Graphic Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)