Latest Women's diving News

Penn's Thomas becomes first transgender woman to win NCAAs

Mar. 21, 2022 19:36 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Lia Thomas took control in the final 100 yards of the 500-yard freestyle to make history Thursday as the first transgender woman to win an NCAA swimming championship. Thomas, the University of Pennsylvania senior who entered the NCAA women’s swimming and diving...

Virginia wins NCAA women's swimming and diving title

Mar. 19, 2022 23:53 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Virginia's Kate Douglass set another American record Saturday night at the NCAA women’s swimming and diving championships and the Cavaliers won their second consecutive national title at the McAuley Aquatic Center. Virginia, which broke five American records and...

Alex Walsh helps Virginia keep pace for 2nd straight title

Mar. 18, 2022 21:56 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Virginia sophomore Alex Walsh and junior Kate Douglass each won an individual title on Friday to help the Cavaliers build on their commanding lead at the NCAA swimming and diving championships. Virginia, going for its second straight national title, has 386.5 points...

Virginia, Stanford win swimming relays at NCAAs

Mar. 17, 2022 00:08 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Virginia broke a meet record to win the 200-yard medley relay and Stanford won the 800-yard freestyle relay in the opening night of the NCAA women’s swimming and diving championships on Wednesday. Virginia freshman Gretchen Walsh, Alexis Wenger, Lexi Cuomo and Kate...