UMW Swimmers Set for Strong Showing at NCAA Championships

The UMW men's and women's swim teams will open competition at the NCAA Division III National Championships in Fredericksburg, Texas on Wednesday.

The women's 200 yard medley relay will compete in the preliminaries on Wednesday, entering the event seeded 10th in the nation. For the men, senior Nick Eckhoff will compete in the 500 yard freestyle, sophomore Alex Anderson will compete in the 50 yard freestyle, and the men's 200 yard medley will also compete. Prelims start at 10:00 a.m. local time, and finals will start at 6:00 p.m.