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Swimming & Diving


Alex Walsh named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week

Sophomore Alex Walsh was named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday.


Kate Douglass sets ACC & UVA record on final night at Tennessee Invitational

Kate Douglass improved her own ACC and UVA record in the 200-yard breaststroke as Virginia swimming & diving closed out the 2021 Tennessee Invitational on Saturday afternoon at the Allan Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center.


Alex Walsh sets ACC record in 400 IM on second day at Tennessee Invite

Alex Walsh set a new ACC and UVA record with a 4:01.40 to win the 400-yard IM to highlight Virginia swimming & diving’s second night at the 2021 Tennessee Invitational at the Allan Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center.


Virginia concludes Day 1 at Tennessee Invitational

Virginia set a meet and pool record in the women’s 400-yard medley relay to highlight the first night at the 2021 Tennessee Invitational on Thursday (November 18) at the Allan Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center.


Emma Weyant named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week

Freshman Emma Weyant was named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week after winning all three individual events in Virginia’s dual meet win over No. 5 Texas this past weekend.


Virginia Swimming & Diving splits dual with Texas

The No. 1 Virginia women’s swimming & diving team improved to 3-0 with a 201-152 win over No. 5 Texas (2-1). The No. 9 Cavalier men (1-2) fell 223-122 to No. 1 Texas (3-0).


Walsh named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week

Freshman Gretchen Walsh was named ACC Women’s Swimmer of the Week, after helping the Virginia women’s swimming team to a win at No. 4 California last week.


Virginia Swimming & Diving announces 2021-2022 schedule

The Virginia men’s and reigning national champion women’s swimming & diving teams released their 2021-22 schedules, head coach Todd DeSorbo announced on Friday.


Blaire Bachman promoted to associate head coach

Virginia swimming and diving head coach Todd DeSorbo announced Friday the promotion of Blaire Bachman to associate head coach.


Madden helps U.S. to silver in 4×200 free relay

Virginia’s Paige Madden, swimming the second leg, helped the United States 4×200 Freestyle Relay team win the silver medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games.


Walsh, Douglass medal in 200 IM in Tokyo

Virginia teammates Alex Walsh and Kate Douglass captured silver and bronze medals in the 200-meter individual medley on the fifth day of the swimming competition at the Tokyo Olympics.


Weyant wins silver in Tokyo

Virginia incoming freshman Emma Weyant won the silver medal in the 400 individual medal on Sunday morning at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.


Todd DeSorbo named U.S. Olympic Swimming assistant coach

Virginia swimming head coach Todd DeSorbo has been named an assistant coach for the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games.


Virginia concludes U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials with three qualifiers

Paige Madden, Alex Walsh and Kate Douglass all became Olympians this week during the U.S. Olympic Trials.


Virginia swimmers conclude Night 6 at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Three Virginia swimmers competed in finals at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials on Friday night.


Virginia qualifies three for Friday finals at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Three Virginia swimmers advanced to finals at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials on Thursday night.


Paige Madden, Alex Walsh punch tickets to Tokyo Olympics

UVA swimmers Paige Madden and Alex Walsh became U.S. Olympians on Wednesday night at the U.S. Olympic Trials.


Virginia advances four to finals on Day 3 at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials

Virginia had four swimmers advance to finals in their respective events on Tuesday night at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials.


Paige Madden finishes second in 400 free at U.S. Olympic Trials

UVA senior Paige Madden swam her way to a second-place finish in the 400-meter freestyle on Day 2 of the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials on Monday night.


Emma Weyant qualifies for U.S. Olympic Swimming Team

Incoming Virginia swimmer Emma Weyant won the 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials on Sunday night to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.