Women's Swimming & Diving:

Barton's Cathers Named Conference Carolinas 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. 30 - Nov. 5, the Conference announced today. 

Cathers, a freshman from Kitimat, British Columbia, posted four top-three finishes for the Bulldogs in their dual meet against Catholic University of America. She would break two Barton school records in the 200 backstroke (2:13.56) and 200 individual medley (2:19.88), with both resulting in wins. She would also notch a win with a time of 11:10.38 in the 1000 freestyle. Cathers' last top-three finish came in the 200 freestyle relay, as she led her team to time of 1:42.43 and second-place overall.


Also nominated for Women's Swimmer of the Week: Tara Stevens (Limestone)


2017-18 Women's Swimmers of the Week
Week One (Oct. 18) – Kjahna O (Chowan)
Week Two (Oct. 25) – Nicola Macdonald (Barton)
Week Three (Nov. 1) – Gabriela Aguiar (Limestone)
Week Four (Nov. 8) – Kleanza Cathers (Barton)