Charlotte, NC: The Lions are competing at the 2020 Conference Carolinas Championships in Charlotte, NC February 13-16. A 4-day event with prelims/finals each day. The men broke 1 school record, 2 conference records, earned 3 NCAA national qualifying times, and finished the third day with 6 more conference champions!
Day 3 Finals:
In the 500 free, Alex Sobers finished 1st in an NCAA cut (4:26.58) Elder Oliveira 2nd in an NCAA cut (4:30.64) Pedro Terra 3rd (4:35.95) Harrison Andrews 15th (5:26.50)
In the 100 back, Hunter Hayes finished 5th (52.98) Robert Jones 6th (54.03) David Brown 12th (56.60)
In the 100 breast, Joao Santos finished 1st in a new school record, conference record and #1 NCAA leading time (52.77) Robert Jones 14th (1:01.20)
In the 200 fly, Xzavier Reiter finished 3rd (1:55.96) Alasdair McGhee 5th (1:57.87) Alex Reyman 9th (1:58.89) Joshua Varrie 10th (2:03.46)
In the 800 free relay, the A relay (McGhee, Terra, Oliveira, Dantas) finished 1st in a conference record (6:46.55)
Next up, day 4 prelims starting at 10am. Sunday events are 100 free, 200 back, 200 breast, 1650 free.
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