Barton's Jasek-Rysdahl Named Conference Carolinas 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.


Also nominated for Women's Swimmer of the Week:


2018-19 Women's Swimmers of the Week
Week One (Oct. 10) – Nicola Mead (King)
Week Two (Oct. 17) – Kleanza Cathers (Barton)
Week Three (Oct. 24) – Julia Simioni (Emmanuel)
Week Four (Oct. 31) – Nicola Macdonald (Barton)
Week Five (Nov. 7) – Olivia Trent (Converse)
Week Six (Nov. 14) – Annika Jasek-Rysdahl (Barton)