UNCW Swimming & Diving Notebook

Date:  Jan. 22, 2013

Last week's team results:

  • Men: at Wingate, Jan. 19, W 152-123
  • Women: at Wingate, Jan. 19, W 167-113

Next Meet:

  • Men: NC State, Jan. 26
  • Women: NC State, Jan. 26

Men's CAA Swimming Nominee:

Name:  Valterri Halonen
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Kouvola, Finland
High School: Kuusankosken Lukio

Nominee's Finish (es)/Time(s): 

1st, 100 Backstroke (51.46, pool record); 3rd, 100 Fly (51.17); 1st, 400 Medley (3:26.79); 3rd, 400 Free (3:12.52)

Women's CAA Swimming Nominee:

Name: Carly Tanner
Year: Senior
Hometown: Manassass, Va.
High School: Osbourn Park

Nominee's Finish (es)/Time(s):

1st, 100 Breast (1:04.26, pool record); 1st, 100 Free (52.40); 1st, 400 Medley (3:54.46); 1st, 400 Free (3:33.44)

Team Notes:

The Seahawks swept Wingate in impressive fashion ... UNCW combined to win 17 events on the afternoon and set six pool records ... The Seahawks host NC State on Saturday ... The Wolfpack will be UNCW's fourth ACC opponent this season joining Duke, Florida State and Virginia Tech ... Tanner has now won a team-leading 12 individual events this season ... For Halonen, he's now won eight individual races.

This Week: Jan. 26, NC State (Senior Day), 11 a.m.

The Seahawks host the Wolfpack of NC State at the Seahawk Natatorium ... The Wolfpack men were receiving votes in the Dec. 5, CollegeSwimming.com poll ... The women were not ranked ... UNCW has never beaten the NCSU men (0-22) while the Lady Seahawks have topped the NCSU women once (1-21).