August 1, 2007
Smith excels at U.S. Swimming National Championships
The Notebook
Virginia Tech swimmer Sara Smith finished in 10th place in the 100m freestyle prelims Wednesday at the U.S. Swimming National Championships in Indianapolis, Ind. Her time of 56.17 seconds is an Olympic trial qualifying standard. Should she place in the top six at the trials, she would qualify for the U.S. Olympic team at the 2008 games in Beijing, China.

The Hokies are represented by nine swimmers at the national championships, which are being held July 31-August 4. You can follow results live via

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