SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
April 4, 2020—
Coleman Stewart of NC State and Virginia’s Paige Madden were named the ACC men’s and women’s swimmer of the year, respectively, in Friday’s list of postseason honorees . Full list of honorees: Madden led a parade of Virginia winners, with Kate Douglass claiming women’s freshman of the year and Todd DeSorbo earning women’s swim coach of the year. Paige Madden won the 200, 500 and 1,650 freestyle at the ACC championships to earn ACC Swimmer of the Meet honors . She was ranked in the top eight in all three events on the NCAA psych sheets, before the event was cancelled due to the corona ...
Jack Hoagland |
James Brady |
John Proctor |
Kate Douglass |
Molly Carlson |
Paige Madden |
Randy Ableman |
Simonas Bilis |
Congrats: Coleman Stewart, Paige Madden ACC swimmers of the year
March 7, 2020—
Day 2 of the 2020 Grand Prix Malmö brought anther battle between past and future NC State Wolfpack members Anton Ipsen and Alexander Norgaard . Both representing their home nation of Denmark here in Sweden, the pair took to the men’s 1500m freestyle last night in a race that saw Ipsen get to the wall first. The result was the same in tonight’s 800m free event, with 25-year-old Ipsen stopping the clock in a time of 7:55.32 to get the win over Norgaard’s 8:01.61.
Great racing by Anton Ipsen and Alexander Norgaard #distance #swimming
SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
March 4, 2020—
Sophie Hansson looked on as her sister, Louise Hansson , claimed two NCAA championships, turning heads with her stunning performances. But she wasn’t the only Hansson to put together stunning performances at the NCAA championships. Sophie Hansson was just a freshman and finished third in both breaststroke events for NC State. It was an adjustment moving from Sweden to the U.S., starting a college life with a new team. “I feel pretty good. Last year as a freshman, there were a lot of adjustments and it took a while before my body accepted that,” Sophie Hansson told .
Louise Hansson |
Sophie Hansson looking forward to NCAA women's #swimming champs
March 2, 2020—
The Wolfpack earned seven event titles and 13 podium finishes while Coleman Stewart was named the meet's Most Valuable Swimmer for the second year in a row.
NC State men's #ACC champs, Coleman Stewart most valuable #swimmer
Congrats NC State and Coleman Stewart ACC men's #swimming champs
Feb. 29, 2020—
While NC State’s lead is not completely insurmountable, a lot would have to go wrong at this point for UVA or Louisville to make up the roughly 100 point difference.
NC State has a nearly insurmountable lead #ACC #swimming Champs