Week 12 Women's Swimmer of the Week: Macarena Martin Mayor (King)

King's Martin Mayor Named Week 12 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.King University's Macarena Martin Mayor has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Jan. 28 - Feb. 3, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Martin Mayor and second overall for King.

A junior from Alcala de Henares, Spain, posted two individual victories for the Tornado in its meet against Union (Ky.).

Events (Time) - Place
100-yard breaststroke (1:11.16) - 1st
200-yard individual medley (2:15.52) - 1st


Emmanuel's Arnold Named Week 11 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Emmanuel College's Carmen Arnold has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Jan. 21-27, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Arnold and second overall for Emmanuel.

A sophomore from Fairburn, Ga., Arnold posted two victories, including one individual win and one relay win, while also notching one runner-up finish in three total races.

Events (Time) - Place
50-yard freestyle (24.96) - 1st
200-yard medley relay (1:53.84) - 1st
200-yard freestyle relay (1:47.98) - 2nd


Converse's Russell Named Week 10 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Converse College's Sarah Russell has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Jan. 14-20, the Conference announced today. This marks the second POTW for Russell and third overall for Converse.

Russell, a senior from Raleigh, N.C., posted four victories, including three individual wins and one relay win, while also notching three runner-up finishes in seven total races. Her performance would help lead Converse to a win against Brenau.

Events (Time) - Place
50-yard freestyle (25.56) - 1st
100-yard butterfly (59.76) - 1st
200-yard butterfly (2:12.50) - 1st
200-yard freestyle relay (1:43.97) - 2nd
200-yard medley relay (1:54.82) - 2nd
400-yard freestyle relay (3:45.87) - 1st
400-yard medley relay (4:11.79) - 2nd


Barton's Cathers Named Week 9 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Kleanza Cathers has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Jan. 7-13, the Conference announced today. This marks the second POTW for Cathers and fifth overall for Barton.

A sophomore from Kitimat, British Columbia, Cathers posted four victories, including two individual and two relays, and led the Bulldogs to a pair of wins over Chowan and St. Andrews.

Events (Time) - Place
200-yard freestyle (2:02.18) - 1st
200-yard backstroke (2:16.44) - 1st
200-yard freestyle relay (1:46.69) - 1st
200-yard medley relay (1:56.62) - 1st


Barton's Nemitz Named Week 8 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Adalaya Nemitz has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Nov. 26 - Dec. 2, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Nemitz and fourth overall for Barton.

Nemitz, a freshman senior from Waxhaw, N.C., posted four victories and a school record in the 200-yard individual medley for the Bulldogs at Randolph-Macon's Yellow Jacket Invitational.

Events (Time) - Place
100-yard butterfly (59.59) - 1st
100-yard freestyle (55.20) - 6th
200-yard individual medley (2:13.65) - 1st
200-yard freestyle relay (1:38.07) - 1st
400-yard freestyle relay (3:36.42) - 1st
400-yard medley relay (4:13.78) - 7th
800-yard freestyle relay (8:01.70) - 2nd


Converse's Russell Named Week 7 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Converse College's Sarah Russell has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Nov. 12-18, the Conference announced today. It marks her first POTW honor and Converse's second of the season.

A senior from Raleigh, N.C., Russell posted three top-25 finishes, including one top-15 finish at the Marriott Fall Frenzy Invitational. She would finish 13th in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 57.46, while also finishing 21st in the 50-yard freestyle (24.87) and 200-yard butterfly (2:13.50), respectively.


Barton's Jasek-Rysdahl Named Week 6 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Annika Jasek-Rysdahl has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Nov. 5-11, the Conference announced today.

Jasek-Rysdahl, a junior from Turlock, Calif., posted seven top-five finishes, including four first-place wins, and led Barton to a 2-1 record in meets last week.

In a tri-meet against Hollins and Randolph-Macon, Jasek-Rysdahl would lead her squad to a third-place finish in the 200-meter freestyle relay with a time 2:02.25. She would finish fourth in both the 400-meter and 800-meter freestyles with times of 5:01.67 and 10:13.40, respectively.

In a dual meet against UNC Pembroke, Jasek-Rysdahl collected four first-place victories to lead the Bulldogs to a win. She won the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 2:26.66, the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:41.01 and the 1,000-yard freestyle with a time of 11:43.05. Jasek-Rysdahl would then lead the team to a win in the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 1:55.42.


Converse's Trent Named Week 5 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Converse College's Olivia Trent has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 29 - Nov. 4, the Conference announced today.

A freshman from Evansville, Ind., Trent registered two first-place finishes and one second-place finish while leading the Valkyries to a split of its tri-meet with Chowan and Mars Hill.

In the tri-meet, Trent would pick up an individual win in the 50-yard freestyle (25.29), while leading the relay team to a win in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:55.13). She would then place second in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 57.82.


Barton's Macdonald Named Week 4 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Nicola Macdonald has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 22-28, the Conference announced today. This marks Macdonald's first POTW award this season and the second for Barton.

Macdonald, a sophomore from Durban, South Africa, collected four first-place victories and helped the Bulldogs to a pair of victories in a tri-meet with William Peace and King University.

In the tri-meet, Macdonald would win three individual events in the 100-yard freestyle (55.63), 200-yard freestyle (2:04.21) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:37.55). She would then pace the Bulldogs to a win in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:47.58).


Emmanuel's Simioni Named Week 3 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Emmanuel College's Julia Simioni has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 15-21, the Conference announced today.

A sophomore from Concordia, Brazil, Simioni tallied four first-place victories and helped the Lions remain undefeated in dual meets at 6-0 on the season.

Against Berry, Simioni would win two individual events in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:10.67) and 200-yard breaststroke (2:34.33). She would also lead her team to a pair of relay wins in the 200-yard medley relay (1:51.53) and the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:40.42).


Barton's Cathers Named Week 2 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Kleanza Cathers has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 8-14, the Conference announced today. 

Cathers, a sophomore from Kitimat, British Columbia, notched four first-place victories, two second-place finishes and one third-place finish to lead Barton to a 1-2 record to open the season.

Against Catholic University of America, Cathers would win three individual events in the 50-yard freestyle (25.47), 200-yard backstroke (2:12.91) and the 200-yard individual medley (2:18.37). She would also lead her team to a second-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay (1:56.63).

In a dual-meet with Howard and VMI, Cathers would win the 500-yard freestyle (5:28.92). She would then take second in the 200-yard freestyle (2:00.95), while taking third in the 200-yard butterfly (2:20.79).


King's Mead Named Week 1 Women's Swimmer of the Week

               

HIGH POINT, N.C.King University's Nicola Mead has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 1-7, the Conference announced today. 

A junior from Brisbane, Australia, Mead posted three first-place finishes and helped the Tornado move to 2-0 by defeating Milligan and Lees-McRae in dual meet action. In the 100 butterfly, Mead would take first with a time of 1:00.93. In the 400 medley and 400 freestyle relays, Mead and company would place first with times of 4:18.20 and 4:06.83, respectively.