NWC Men's Swimming - Jan. 16-22, 2017

NWC Men's Swimming - Jan. 16-22, 2017

Men’s Swimming Student-Athlete of the Week – Jan. 16-22, 2017

 

OWEN LEMPERT, Whitworth

Freshman, Auburn, Wash. / Auburn Mountainview HS

 

Lempert finished in first place in all six events in which he competed over the weekend, leading the Pirates to dual meet victories at Pacific Lutheran and Puget Sound.  On Friday at PLU, he won the 50 freestyle (21.38), 100 freestyle (48.65), and with the 200 medley relay team (1:35.92).  On Saturday at UPS, he won the 50 freestyle (21.96) and with the 400 medley relay (3:33.33) and 400 freestyle relay (3:16.15) teams. His winning time in the 50 freestyle at PLU was his second-fastest of the season.  This is his second time this season to receive NWC weekly honors.

 

Honorable Mention:

Cole Weinstein, Whitman (Sr, Coupeville, Wash.)

Mark Yuvienco, Willamette (Jr, San Jose, Calif.)

Raymond Miller, Pacific (Jr, Portland, Ore.)

David Olson, Puget Sound (Sr, Casa Grande, Ariz.)

Matthew Hanson, Linfield (Jr, Mercer Island, Wash.)

Paul Jett, Pacific Lutheran (Jr, Sammamish, Wash.)

Zac Oser, Lewis & Clark (Sr, Hingham, Mass.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Nierton Oliveira, Lin (10/31); Noah Cutting, Lin (11/7); Patrick Wilber, Whw (11/14); Noah Wechter, Whm (11/21); Owen Lempert, Whw (12/5); Raymond Miller, Pac (1/16)