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ASC Swimmer of the Week – Camilo Mendoza

ASC Swimmer of the Week – Camilo Mendoza

Emmanuel College Sports Information Department

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - The male Swimmer of the Week for the Appalachian Swimming Conference for the week ending November 2, 2014:

Camilo Mendoza (Emmanuel College Junior)

Mendoza helped the Lions to a 4th place finish (out of 10 teams) at the Sewanee Invitational. The junior from Columbia swept the Individual Medley events by placing first in the 100 (54.41, meet record), the 200 (2:00.36), and the 400 (4:16.20, meet and Emmanuel College school record). Mendoza would also place second in the 50 Breaststroke (28.15), and 200 Breaststroke (2:11.55, Emmanuel College school record). In relay events, Mendoza helped Emmanuel to a 4th place finish in the 100 Medley Relay (48.29) and a 4th place finish in the 200 Medley Relay (1:42.15). He currently ranks in the conference in the following events: 50 Freestyle (12th), 200 Breaststroke (4th), 200 IM (5th), and the 400 IM (2nd).

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.