Mary Washington junior men's swimmer JUSTIN ANDERSON (Oak Hill, Va./Oakton), St. Mary's sophomore men's swimmer GABE GRACE (Baltimore, Md./BPI) and St. Mary's senior women's swimmer BRIE McDOWELL (Doylestown, Pa./Hatboro-Horsham) were selected as the CAC Athletes of the Week for Nov. 11, 2008.
Mary Washington junior JUSTIN ANDERSON (Oak Hill, Va./Oakton) and St. Mary's sophomore GABE GRACE (Baltimore, Md./BPI) were named the CAC Men's SwimmingCo- Athletes of the Week for Nov. 11, 2008.
Anderson was one of three triple-winners for UMW in a dual-meet victory over York, capturing top honors in the 100 freestyle (49.78), 200 breaststroke (2:21.56) and contributed as a member of the 200 freestyle relay team (1:30.32).
Grace also won three events as the Seahawks split with Hood and Catholic in a tri-meet. The SMC sophomore captured gold in the 100 backstroke (58.01), 200 IM (2:08.85) and contributed to the first-place 200 medley relay team (1:44.09).
St. Mary's senior BRIE McDOWELL (Doylestown,
Pa./Hatboro-Horsham) was named the CAC Women's Swimming
Athlete of the Week helping the Seahawks to a pair of team wins
Saturday. McDowell broke her own school record in the 200 freestyle
(1:57.85) by almost a full second, then captured top honors in the
100 backstroke with an NCAA provisional qualifying time of 59.42.
McDowell also swam the first leg of the victorious 200 medley relay