HIGH POINT, N.C. – Emmanuel College's Alex Sobers has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Jan. 14-20, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Sobers and fourth overall for Emmanuel.
Sobers, a junior from Bridgetown, Barbados, posted four victories, including two individual wins and two team relay wins.
Events (Time) - Place
200-yard freestyle (1:40.75) - 1st
500-yard freestyle (4:36.79) - 1st
200-yard freestyle relay (1:24.48) - 1st
400-yard medley relay (3:43.52) - 1st
Also nominated for Men's Swimmer of the Week:
Arsham Mirzaei (Lees-McRae) - Posted seven top-five finishes, including three first-place finishes in seven races.
2018-19 Men's Swimmers of the Week
Week One (Oct. 10) – Stanislas Raczynski (Emmanuel)
Week Two (Oct. 17) – Jonathan York (Barton)
Week Three (Oct. 24) – Rafael Mendes (Emmanuel)
Week Four (Oct. 31) – Thiago Rosa (Emmanuel)
Week Five (Nov. 7) – Simen Vik (King)
Week Six (Nov. 14) – Colton Spence (Barton)
Week Seven (Nov. 21) – Simen Vik (King)
Week Eight (Dec. 5) – Jonathan York (Barton)
Week Nine (Jan. 16) – Robert Zamorano (Barton)
Week 10 (Jan. 23) – Alex Sobers (Emmanuel)