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Retrievers Sweep America East Weekly Swimming and Diving Awards
Justin Bronson has won eight straight individual events.
Meghan Sackett won four events last weekend
Jeff Salgado swept the diving events last weekend.
Ashley Houghton has swept the diving events in four of five meets this season.
Boston-UMBC sophomore Justin Bronson and junior Meghan Sackett were named America East Menís and Womenís Swimmer of the Week, respectively, while seniors Jeff Salgado and Ashley Houghton earned Menís and Womenís Diver of the Week nods for the second straight week, making it a clean sweep for the Retrievers, the league announced Tuesday.
Bronson was tabbed Menís Swimming Performer of the Week for the second time in his career after winning all four individual events in which he competed last weekend. He has not lost a race yet this season with eight victories under his belt. Bronson took first in the 100-free (47.04) and 200-free (1:41.23) against
Sackett garnered her fifth career Womenís Swimming Performer of the Week honor with four individual wins over the weekend. She took first in the 100-free (53.56) against
Salgado earned his second straight Menís Diving Performer of the Week award and the seventh of his career. He swept the diving events at both meets last weekend with scores of 295.20 on the one-meter board and 232.12 on the three-meter against
Houghton also earned her second straight Womenís Diving Performer of the Week award and the sixth of her career. She swept the diving events at both meets last weekend with scores of 257.76 on the one-meter board and 260.78 on the three-meter against
The Retrievers return to action this weekend when they head to in-state rival