Day 3: 2017 Division I Men’s NCAAs

By Reach for the Wall staff.

Scroll down and note that swimmers from our area finished among the top 3 swimmers in every event this evening on Day 3 of the 2017 Division I Men’s NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships (March 22-25) in Indianapolis, Indiana.  Wow!

The Texas Longhorns (391.5 points) extended their lead over California (2nd with 253 points), Florida (3rd with 224.5 points), and North Carolina State (4th with 196 points) with one day to go.  At this point, it looks like it’s just a battle for second place.

http:// ( John Shebat (Univ. of Texas at Austin / Oak Hill, Va / Oakton HS) is on the far left)

Key Info
  • Schedule
    • Prelims / Trials
      • Swimming:  10am (ET) on Thur., Fri. & Sat.
      • Diving:  12pm (ET) on Thur., Fri., & Sat.
    • Finals at 6pm (ET) on Wed., Thur., Fri., & Sat.
PVS Swimmers

Below are swimmers and divers from the Washington D.C. metro area (or from Maryland or Virginia) who are competing in NCAA’s this week.

400 Individual Medley

  • 1st place –  Chase Kalisz (Univ. of Georgia / Bel Air, Md / Fallston HS)
  • 2nd place – Andrew Seliskar (Univ. of California Berkeley / McLean, Va / Thomas Jefferson HS)

100 Butterfly

  • 3rd place – Jack Conger (Univ. of Texas at Austin / Rockville, Md / Our Lady of Good Counsel)

200 Freestyle

Andrew Seliskar
Andrew Seliskar
  • 1st place – Townley Haas (Univ. of Texas at Austin / Richmond, Va. / Benedictine Prep)
  • 15th place – Jeff Newkirk (Univ. of Texas at Austin / Chesterfield, Va. / Matoaca HS)
  • 33rd place – Ben Lawless (Univ. of Florida / Owings, Md / Northern HS),

100 Breaststroke

  • 3rd place –  Carsten Vissering (Univ. of Southern California / Bethesda, Md / Georgetown Prep HS)
  • 6th place – Brandon Fiala  (Virginia Tech / Fairfax, Va / Westfield HS)

100 Backstroke

  • 2nd place – John Shebat (Univ. of Texas at Austin / Oak Hill, Va / Oakton HS)

    Carsten Vissering
    Carsten Vissering

Three-meter Diving

  • 8th place – Grayson Campbell (Univ. of Texas / Vienna, Va / James Madison HS).

200 Medley Relay

  • 1st place – Texas (John Shebat; Will Licon; Joseph Schooling; Brett Ringgold)
  • 4th place – Univ. of Southern Cal (Ralf Tribuntsov; Carsten Vissering; Carter Dylan; Santo Condorelli)
  • 20th place – Virginia Tech (Jake Lamparella; Brandon Fiala; Harrison Pierce; Ian Ho)

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