Feb. 25, 2012
RALEIGH, N.C. - The No. 23 NC State men's swim team finished fifth at the ACC Championships, scoring 334.5 points. The Wolfpack set a new school record in the 400-freestyle relay, placing fifth in a time of 2:54.39.
Michael Camper took 15th place in the 1650 freestyle, swimming a time of 15:43.93. Brandon Kingston took 20th in the event.
Ivan Kopas swam the third-best time in the 200 backstroke in school history (1:44.91) in the preliminaries, and placed fifth in the finals. Stephen Coetzer placed 11th in the same event, posting the fourth-best time in school history (1:45.67). Camper swam the fifth-best all-time mark (1:45.86).
Jonathan Boffa posted the second-best time in school history in the 100 freestyle in the preliminaries (43.34). He placed sixth in the finals. Conor Brennan swam the eighth-best all-time mark (44.49), and David Williams posted the 10th best time (44.62).
Greg Baskwell placed 10th in the 200 breaststroke finals, posting the eighth-best time in school history (2:00.84). Ian Bishop placed 15th.
John Newell took 12th in the butterfly finals, swimming the third-best time in school history (1:47.50).