HIGH POINT, N.C. – Emmanuel College's Thiago Rosa has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Swimmer of the Week for meets swam during the week of Oct. 15-21, the Conference announced today. This marks his first POTW award and the third for Emmanuel this season.
Rosa, a sophomore from Ipatinga, Brazil, broke five meet records en route to leading the Lions to a win at the 18th Annual Sewanee Invite. He placed first in each of the five individual events he raced in, while also collecting four relay victories with teammates.
50-yard backstroke (24.01)
50-yard butterfly (23.22)
50-yard freestyle (21.15)
100-yard freestyle (46.39)
200-yard freestyle (1:47.71)
100-yard medley relay (44.77)
100-yard freestyle relay (41.07)
200-yard medley relay (1:38.41)
200-yard freestyle relay (1:27.98)
Also nominated for Men's Swimmer of the Week:
Jaska Gabric (Barton) - Four first-place finishes in four 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)