This week’s BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week is the University of Pittsburgh Panthers, one of several teams on the rise in an increasingly-competitive ACC.
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Pitt dominated Saturday’s long-course meters swimming meet and also swept all four diving events against Duquesne, Villanova and Youngstown State.
Fantine Lesaffre, the top seed in tonight’s 400 IM final, already qualified for Gwangju with her performance at 2018 European Championships.
France also qualified their first relay for Worlds with these swims this morning.
Mehdy Metella is top seed for the final of the men’s 50 fly on Day 1 of French Elite Nationals in Rennes.
Aubry’s time clocks in at 5th fastest in the world this year, while Joly is 9th.
The Louisville Cardinals are one of three teams with nine A-finalists tonight at the ACC Men’s Swimming & Diving Championships.
Led by a trio of returning individual champions, NC State should be in cruise control en route to their 5th-straight ACC title.
Now, he’s gone sub-20 four times in late 2018, and this was just .05 off of his PR from the Ohio State Invite– it’s also just his fifth time under 20 seconds.
Regional rivals Pitt and West Virginia will meet in a swimming & diving dual meet for the 25th consecutive season on Saturday at the University of Pittsburgh’s Trees Pool.
Zach Yeadon of Notre Dame will swim the men’s 1650 on the final night in Columbus.
Stanford’s Taylor Ruck will swim a double tonight at the Ohio State Invite in the women’s 200 free and 100 back.
Asia Seidt clocked 51.25 this morning in the women’s 100 backstroke, the 2nd-fastest time we’ve seen so far this NCAA season.
Brooke Forde (500 free) and Ella Eastin (200 fly) come into tonight’s finals at OSU as #1 seeds.
Ella Eastin posted the nation’s top time in the women’s 200 IM at the first preliminary session of the 2018 Ohio State Invite.