January 29, 2013

UMW's Singer, Slattery Named CAC Swimmers of the Week

 YORK, Pa. -- The Capital Athletic Conference announced its Jan. 29, 2013, weekly award winners:

MEN’S SWIMMING
Mary Washington senior PETER SLATTERY (Annandale, Va./Woodson) was named the CAC Men’s Swimming Athlete of the Week after capturing two individual gold medals and contributing to a pair of relays in the Eagles’ victory over Gettysburg College. Slattery swept top honors in the 100 breaststroke (1:00.00), 200 breaststroke (2:15.90) and was a member of the victorious 200 medley relay (1:35.90). Slattery capped his final career home meet as a member of the all-senior 200 freestyle relay squad.


WOMEN’S SWIMMING
Mary Washington junior JESSICA SINGER (Virginia Beach, Va./Ocean Lakes) was named the CAC Women’s Swimmer of the Week after winning two individual events and contributing to a winning relay in Saturday’s dual meet win over Gettysburg College. Singer was the first to touch the wall in the 200 freestyle (1:58.44) and 500 freestyle (5:14.42), then chipped in to the 200 free relay squad that finished in 1:41.92.