Swimming & Diving: Carlson Earns First Career GNAC Honor

Swimming & Diving: Carlson Earns First Career GNAC Honor

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WINTHROP, Mass. - Junior Sam Carlson (Dedham, Maine) of the NU men's swimming & diving team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week, the league announced Monday afternon.

Carlson won the 200 yard men's freestyle in 1:53.85 in a 181-112 win over SUNY Potsdam on Saturday. Carlson also took first in the men's 500 yard freestyle with a time of 5:17.30.

Carlson is joined by teammate Nikky Ansley (Berlin, Germany), who was named the the GNAC Rookie of the Week on the women's side.

The Cadets are back in the pool on Saturday, November 9th for a home meet against Babson College and Regis (Mass.) at 1:00 p.m.