Emmanuel College Sports Information Department
FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - The male Swimmer of the Week for the Appalachian Swimming Conference for the week ending October 26, 2014:
Santiago Aguilar (Emmanuel College Sophomore)
Aguilar had three first-place finishes as the Lions beat conference opponents King University and Warren Wilson College in a double dual meet. The sophomore from Bogota, Columbia picked-up wins in the 200 Freestyle (1:53.01), the 100 Butterfly (53.05) and the 100 Backstroke (58.67). Aguilar also led-off the final 200 Freestyle Relay in 24.05 that finished in 1:33.29. Aguilar's conference ranks include the following: 200 Freestyle (8th), 500 Freestyle (5th), 100 Backstroke (16th).
Emmanuel College swimming is in its first season as a member of the Appalachian Swimming Conference. Each week, coaches nominate one male and one female athlete. Coaches then vote on who to select as "Swimmer of the Week". There are 15 teams in the ASC including: Brenau, Wheeling Jesuit, Mars Hill, Urbana, Saint Andrews, Union, Asbury, WVU Tech, Notre Dame, Alderson Broaddus, Emmanuel, Milligan, King, Warren Wilson, LaGrange.