2016 #NCAASwimDive Women's Championship Central

Georgia Tech and the McAuley Aquatic Center are the hosts for the 2016 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming & Diving Championships. It is the second time in school history that Georgia Tech has hosted the NCAA Championship (2006). The finals on Friday and Saturday nights will be streamed live beginning at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN3.


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The final day of competition at the 2016 NCAA Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships ended with a national championship for Georgia. The Bulldogs finished with 414 points; Stanford finished second with 395 points, followed by California (358), Texas A&M (309) and Virginia (264). Indiana’s Lilly King took home Swimmer of the Meet after setting the American record in the 200 breast - a day after setting it in the 100. Nevada’s Sharae Zheng won Diver of the Meet after winning the 1- and 3-meter competitions.

In all, 38 total records were set this week, including five American records and 17 pool records. The 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Swimming & Diving Championship will begin Wednesday, March 23 and 6 p.m. with the 800 free relay.


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The records just keep falling at McAuley Aquatic Center. Indiana's Lilly King broke the American record in the women's 100 breaststroke twice in one day, and Louisville's Kelsi Worrell broke her own American 100 fly record set at NCAAs last year. Pool records were set in the 400 IM Ella (Eastin, Stanford), 200 free (Brittany McLean, Georgia), 100 back (Rachel Bootsma, California), and the 200 medley relay (Stanford).

Georgia leads the field with 285 points, while California is second with 267.5 points. Stanford is close behind with 265 points in third place. Texas A&M (201.5) and Virginia (196) are fourth and fifth, respectively.

Day 4 of the 2016 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming & Diving Championship will begin at 10 a.m. ET with prelims. The finals will start at 6 p.m. and will be streamed live on ESPN3.


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It was a record-setting evening Thursday at the 2016 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming & Diving Championship. McAuley Aquatic Center pool records fell in five events (50 free, 200 IM, 500 free, 200 free relay, 400 medley relay), while Stanford freshman Ella Eastin set an American, U.S. Open, NCAA, NCAA Championship and pool record in the 200 IM (1:51.65).

Later in the evening, Stanford's 400 medley relay team also completed the record sweep with a time of 3:26.16.

Nevada's Sharae Zheng won the 1-meter diving with a score of 344.95. UCLA's Eloise Belanger finished second (336.00), followed by Miami University's Pei Lin in third (332.20).

Through seven events, Georgia leads the field with 174 points, followed by Cal (144.5), USC (121.5), Virginia (118), Texas A&M (110.5), and Stanford (110).

Day 3 of the 2016 NCAA Division I Women's Swimming & Diving Championship begins with the prelims at 10 a.m. Friday. The finals (beginning at 6 p.m.) will be streamed live on ESPN3.


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The 2016 NCAA Championships opened Wednesday night with the 800 freestyle relays inside Georgia Tech's McAuley Aquatic Center. Wednesday's lone race featured a McAuley pool and school record by Georgia's relay team of Hali Flickinger, Kyle Stewart, Meaghan Raab and Brittany MacLean with a time of 6:51.80. Georgia narrowly edged out USC, which finished second with a time of 6:53.84. Cal's relay team finished third at 6:55.18, followed by Virginia in fourth at 6:55.25.