THE FLATS – Georgia Tech swimming & diving will host a total of six regular season home meets, including the annual Georgia Tech Invitational, as part of a challenging 2018-19 schedule.
“We have put together a very challenging schedule again this season to continue to push our program to the next level,” stated head coach Courtney Shealy Hart. “We are excited about hosting a number of meets against ACC foes Notre Dame and Miami, as well as regional opponents in FGCU, SCAD and South Carolina. We are also thrilled to have Denver coming to The Flats this season as well. Our road schedule will be tough once again with meets at Florida State, FAU and Auburn, while both our Georgia Tech Invitational and the Auburn Invitational will have fields packed with nationally ranked teams.”
The Yellow Jackets home slate consists of a quad-meet versus FGCU, SCAD and Miami (Oct. 19) followed by an ACC tri-meet with both Miami and Notre Dame the next day (Oct. 20). After the Georgia Tech Invitational (Nov. 15-17), the Jackets will host dual meets versus South Carolina (Jan. 19) and Denver (Jan. 25-26) back-to-back weekends, before wrapping up its home schedule with the GT Last Chance Meet (March 8-9) in March.
Tech’s road contests includes a tri-meet at Florida State with both the Seminoles and Pittsburgh (Oct. 6) and a dual meet at Auburn (Jan. 5).
The Jackets will also be on the road for the inaugural ACC/Big Ten Challenge (Nov. 10-11), the USA Winter Nationals (Nov. 28-Dec. 1), the FAU Invite (Dec. 20), the Auburn Invite (Feb. 1-3), the Bulldog Last Chance Meet (March 2-3) and the American Short Course Championships (March 8-10).
Both the women’s and men’s ACC Swimming & Diving Championships will again take place in Greensboro, N.C. with the women’s championships set for Feb. 20-23 and the men’s schedule to follow on Feb. 27-March 2.
The NCAA Zone B Diving Championships will take place on March 11-13 in Auburn, Ala., while the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships will be held in Austin, Texas on March 20-23 and March 27-30.
The Yellow Jackets will open up the season with the annual White vs. Gold intrasquad meet on Sept. 28-29.
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