The University of Virginia has turned to its fast-rising ACC rival to fill its recent head coaching opening, signing NC State associate head coach Todd Desorbo.
With the reigning Olympic and World Champions not in the lineup, the men’s 50 free is a relatively wide open event.
Caeleb Dressel and Madison Kennedy won the headlining 50 free sprint shootouts at the JAX 50 meet in Florida over the weekend.
Ryan Murphy will look to lead Cal back to the top of the podium in the 200 medley relay.
NC State will be looking to build its lead tonight after putting 11 swimmers into A-finals this morning.
Louisville’s Grigory Tarasevich and Carlos Claverie will try to snap the NC State Wolfpack’s event-winning streak in Atlanta.
An unshaved Ryan Held shredded his way to a new ACC Record on night 2 of the 2017 Men’s ACC Championships, securing the victory for the Wolfpack with a lifetime best 18.68.
Schooling shot off the blocks, securing gold in a blazing 18.76. With that, he took down Jimmy Feigen’s former Big 12 Conference Record of 18.84 in the event.
One of the big name scratches for day 2 prelims is NC State’s Simonas Bilis, who was entered as the top seed in the 50 free.
Two-time Olympian Matt Grevers will compete for the first time since Olympic Trials this week in Austin.
Rio 100 free gold medalist Penny Oleksiak will be only one of many Olympians kicking off the 2017 Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin next week.
Watch Simonas Bilis discuss his victory in the men’s 100 freestyle.
2016 SHORT COURSE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS December 6th – December 11th, 2016 Windsor, Ontario, Canada WFCU Centre SCM (25m) Prelims: 9:30…
Simonas Bilis set a new Lithuanian Record in the 100 free for the third time, winning the gold medal.
Shinri Shioura broke the Asian Record en route to silver in the men’s 100 free.