GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announced its weekly conference student-athlete of the week awards for Nov. 4 and Matthijs Wubbolts (Groningen, Netherlands) was selected as the NEAC Men's Swimmer of the Week.
In a dual meet with Greensboro College last Saturday, Wubbolts captured first place in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 53.40 seconds. He also set a personal-best time in the 100-yard breaststroke after touching the wall in 1:11.18, where he took second place, and also finished second in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 24.78 seconds.
This is the first NEAC Men's Swimmer of the Week award the team as received this season and second for the Bison men's and women's swimming program as Anna Polivanchuck (Orebro, Sweden) was honored on Oct. 21.
The Gallaudet University men's swimming and diving team will next host Marymount (Va.) University on Friday, Nov. 14, at 6 p.m.