GANESVOORT, N.Y. – The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) announced its weekly conference student-athlete of the week awards for Jan. 26 and senior Katie Bigelow (Flushing, Mich.) was the first Bison swimmer to be named Women’s Swimmer of the week this season. This is Bigelow’s first NEAC Student-Athlete of the Week award in her career.
Bigelow won three individual events during last week’s home meet 138-102 victory over Notre Dame of Maryland University. She took first place in the 1,000-yard freestyle (14:10.39), 50 freestyle (30.35 seconds) and 100 freestyle (1:07.97). She was also a member of the 400 freestyle relay team that won in 4:53.75 as Bigelow swam the first leg of the relay to secure GU's third win of the season.
This is Gallaudet's first NEAC Swimmer of the Week honor for men or women this season.
The Gallaudet University women's swimming and diving team will host Stevenson University on Saturday, Jan. 30, at 1 p.m. for Senior Day.