Bilis Records Personal-Best in 50 Free at WUG
July 15, 2013
KAZAN, RUSSIA - NC State sophomore swimmer Simonas Bilis recorded a personal-best in the 50 freestyle to finish first in his preliminary heat Monday morning at the 2013 World University Games.
Bilis turned in a time of 23.13 in the event to take the top spot in his heat. His time narrowly missed the cutoff to advance to the semifinals.
The 50 freestyle was the final event that the Lithuania native was slated to swim. He also competed in the 100 and 200 freestyle events at the games and advanced to the semifinals of both events.