Freshmen Pappas, Sheehan Named America East Swimmers of the Week

by SwimSwam 0

January 14th, 2020 College

Courtesy: America East Conference

BOSTON – Vermont claimed a 163-137 victory over Binghamton on Senior Day, while also picking up a win against Siena the day before. Binghamton’s women’s team also picked up a win this past weekend against Marist.

Here are the weekly awards:

Female Swimmer of the Week
Mina Poppas, Vermont – Fr., Free, Hilo, Hawaii

  • Won the 200 free (1:58.21) and the 500 free (5:16.61) in Vermont’s win over Siena.
  • Helped Vermont defeat Binghamton after capturing first place in the 500 free (5:14.22) and the 1000 free (10:44.99).
  • This is Poppas’ first #AESD Swimmer of the Week award this season.

Male Swimmer of the Week
Jack Sheehan, VMI – Fr., IM, Stafford, Va.

  • Captured the 200-yard IM with a time of 1:56.12.
  • Also finished second in the 200 free (1:47.49) and third in the 200 breast (2:15.96).
  • This is Sheehan’s second #AESD Swimmer of the Week award this season.

Weekly Award Winners
Oct. 16 – Female Swimmer: Michal Liberman, Stony Brook; Male Swimmer: Tiago Asakawa, UMBC; Female Diver: Mia Sclar, Stony Brook; Male Diver: Ben Parker, UMBC
Oct. 23 – Female Swimmer: Anna Metzler, New Hampshire; Male Swimmer: Ross Bernstein, Binghamton; Female Diver: Emily Murphy, Vermont; Male Diver: Ryan Cohn, Binghamton
Oct. 30 – Co-Female Swimmer: Anna Metzler, New Hampshire; Co-Female Swimmer: Reagan MacDonald, Stony Brook; Female Diver: Sophia Howard, Binghamton; Male Diver: Ryan Cohn, Binghamton
Nov. 6 – Female Swimmer: Natalija Marin, UMBC; Male Swimmer: Ilia Rattsev, UMBC; Female Diver: Emily Murphy, Vermont
Nov. 13 – Female Swimmer: Emma Blair, Maine; Co-Male Swimmer: Justin Meyn, Binghamton; Co-Male Swimmer: Andy Sprague, Maine; Female Diver: PhilAnn Dixon, Maine; Male Diver: Chris Egan, Binghamton
Nov. 20 – Female Swimmer: Michal Liberman, Stony Brook; Male Swimmer: Ilia Rattsev, UMBC; Female Diver: Emily Murphy, Vermont; Male Diver: Will Henrickson
Nov. 26 – Female Swimmer: Anna Metzler, New Hampshire; Male Swimmer: Ryan Board, Binghamton; Female Diver: Emily Murphy, Vermont; Male Diver: Chris Egan, Binghamton
Dec. 3 – Female Swimmer: Sydney Atendido, Binghamton; Male Swimmer: Tyler Meyers, Binghamton
Dec. 9  – Female Swimmer: Michal Liberman, Stony Brook; Male Swimmer: Jack Sheehan, VMI; Female Diver: Calle Biles, VMI; Male Diver: Bridger Thurston, VMI
Jan. 7  – Female Swimmer: Sotiria Neofytou, UMBC; Male Swimmer: Ilia Rattsev, UMBC; Female Diver: Devin Gromen, UMBC; Male Diver: Ben Parker, UMBC
Jan. 14 – Feemale Swimmer: Mina Poppas, Vermont; Male Swimmer: Jack Sheehan, VMI

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