Rodriguez Named NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week

Rodriguez Named NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week

NEW LONDON, Conn. – Senior Joe Rodriguez has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men's Swimmer of the Week after he posted the fastest 50 freestyle time in Division III this season in the Bears season opening 180-107 win.

Rodriguez won the 50 freestyle (20.84) and the 100 freestyle (48.16) while Eric Fuhs won the 100 breaststroke (1:00.40) and the 200 breaststroke (2:13.99). Also the Bears 200 freestyle relay of Matthew Fritz, Fuhs, Tyler Dominick and Rodriguez won with a time of 1:37.71.

Coast Guard, ranked 12th nationally, is back in action on Friday night at Wheaton at 6:00.