Eric Jones Named America East Male Swimmer of the Week for Second Week in a Row

Senior Eric Jones
Senior Eric Jones

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—UMBC men's swimming and diving senior Eric Jones (Gambrills, Md./Arundel) has been named America East Male Swimmer of the Week for the second consecutive week, as announced by the conference Tuesday.

 

Jones won two individual races and was part of two relay wins in a dual meet against Rider on Saturday. The senior won the 100-yard freestyle in 46.94 and the 200-yard freestyle in 1:43.60. Jones also anchored the 200-yard medley relay and the 400-yard free relay, helping the Retrievers to times of 1:34.64 and 3:11.42, respectively, in those races.

 

The Retrievers return to action Friday at 4 p.m. when they travel to Annapolis, Md., to take on Navy.