Marshall Named NEC Swimmer of the Week

SOMERSET, N.J.Katie Marshall of the Sacred Heart University women's swimming team has been named the Northeast Conference Swimmer of the Week for the week ending December 14.

Marshall, a senior from Cumberland, R.I., broke the pool record in the 200-yard butterfly at Siena on Saturday.  She posted her second fastest time of the season in the event at 2:08.31 to claim the victory.  Marshall picked up second in the 200-freestyle as she hit the wall in 2:01.33.  She was also a member of the winning 200-yard freestyle relay team, swimming the second leg as the Pioneers finished the race in 1:46.54.

The Pioneers are back in action after the winter break as they face NEC rival Bryant on January 19.

Complete NEC Release (PDF)