Men's Swimming & Diving:

Barton's York Named Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week


HIGH POINT, N.C.Barton College's Jonathan York has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Nov. 26 - Dec. 2, the Conference announced today. This marks the second POTW for York and third overall for Barton.

York, a freshman from Midlothian, Va., posted five victories and led the Bulldogs to a first-place finish at Randolph-Macon's Yellow Jacket Invitational this past weekend. York earned Barton's first "B" cut qualifying time with a school-record in the 1,650-yard freestyle. In addition, York set program marks in the 500-yard freestyle and 400-yard medley relay.

Events (Time) - Place
500-yard freestyle (4:41.24) - 1st
1650-yard freestyle (16:04.54) - 1st
200-yard medley relay (1:35.39) - 1st
400-yard medley relay (3:29.87) - 1st
800-yard freestyle relay (7:00.69) - 1st

 

Also nominated for Men's Swimmer of the Week:
Justin Lough (Chowan) - Posted three top-three finishes in three races.
Thiago Rosa (Emmanuel) - Posted three top-three finishes in three 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)