The USA Swimming Winter Nationals are underway at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. Olympic Gold Medalist and world record holder Katie Ledecky won the 800m freestyle by nearly fourteen seconds. Fellow Olympian Jordan Wilimovsky won the men’s 800.
Two North Carolina swimmers finished in the top three. Ashley Twichell of the TAC Titans finished second in the women’s 800 while Ross Dant of the Hickory YMCA Seahorse Swim Team placed third in the men’s 800.